Razor & Tie Launches New Label Imprint Washington Square
First Release Is The Hold Steady
January 10, 2014 at 9:21 AM (PT)
NEW YORK CITY based band THE HOLD STEADY is the first signing to WASHINGTON SQUARE, a new label imprint formed by RAZOR & TIE. THE HOLD STEADY signed a worldwide multi-album deal with WASHINGTON SQUARE that will see the release of a sixth studio album Teeth Dreams on MARCH 25th. The band will kick off a string of tour dates later this month that will include two 10th Anniversary shows.
WASHINGTON SQUARE/RAZOR & TIE Co-Owner CLIFF CHENFELD said, “We are huge fans of THE HOLD STEADY and could not be more excited that they will help us launch the new label. WASHINGTON SQUARE will be a home for groundbreaking artists both established and new, who will make music that is vital and inspiring.”
The newly created label will include future signings in the indie and alt-rock genres. The WASHINGTON SQUARE roster will also include the UK rock band DEAF HAVANA and the NEW YORK based indie rockers BORN CAGES.