Bon Iver's Justin Vernon launches record label
The Grammy-nominated Bon Iver, AKA Justin Vernon, has just announced Chigliak, which is an imprint of Jagjaguwar. It will release new albums, as well as reissues that were unreleased or “locally released but never put on vinyl." Artists that have already been signed include Amateur Love, Sarah Siskind, and 12 Rods. Stay tuned for more on the label at http://chigliak.com.
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