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Co-founded in 1978 by Chris Cutler, London-based ReR Megacorp remains a musician-led independent label after almost 40 years. Blithely disregarding market wisdom, it continues to release titles across a wide spectrum of genres.
ReR is home to cult bands This Heat, Henry Cow, Faust, Art Bears, The Necks...
As a well-established wholesaler and distributor of recorded music around the world, Morphius gives your release an advantage that no other manufacturers possess: access to thousand of music fans. Morphius Distribution not only sells product online on Morphius.com, but also around the world as a wholesale distributor to independent and chain stores, various one-stop distributors, online stores such as Amazon.com, Insound.com, Interpunk.comand others, and to digital download services such at iTunes, eMusicand many others. For Artists with national demand or international demand that need a distributor who can get their titles distributed to chain stores around the world like Borders, Barnes & Noble, Tower, Sam Goody, Best Buy, and many others, Morphius Distribution can get you there directly, or we can advise you how to do so on your own.
IN ORDER TO CONTINUE DEVELOPING this valuable asset, we have re-designed our online store to allow us to offer our entire catalog direct to consumers. As part of this redesign, we created a special program to allow us to sell your CDs as well. So if you choose to manufacture with us, you’ll have access to the power of the Morphius.com brand name plus a complimentary web address at morphius.com/bands/yournamehere — completely free of charge. And if we’re distributing for you, all your releases will also automatically appear in our 100+ page printed catalog.
To increase your exposure, we'll provide you with a free link to connect your fan base directly to your featured web slot and make it easy to order your CDs. Although some of our competitors offer this type of service, placing your project with Morphius has the unique benefit of putting you in the company of famous artists like The Strokes, The Donnas, Queens of the New Stone Age, Dave Grohl, DJ Kool, Pere Ubu, The Clash, The Pietasters, Labtekwon and over five thousand others.
Because we feature so many artists of different styles, our website gives your fans a reason to keep coming back over and over again. In order to give your release better visibility, we'll let you add Reviews of your music, feature your own MP3s in our download section, and participate in special sales programs, all of which will help make your music more accessible. To help you distinguish your project, we'll also display your cover shot, and include all the important info about your music — fully integrated into the Morphius Database.
What's even better is that you keep 75% of the money that we collect for the sale of your CDs and for download sales…And this program is available exclusively for Morphius Manufacturing customers.
Considering all the obstacles in today’s marketplace to getting your music heard and sold, our program takes all the quality tools of current web technology, combines them with the credibility of an established distribution network, and puts all of it at your disposal. To check out a sample posting, click on this link: