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Dais Records celebrate their tenth birthday

Having notched up more than 100 releases, the US based label will mark their anniversary with two specials featuring Drew McDowall and guests

Dais records celebrate ten years in action this September with two special shows. Formed in 2007 by Gibby Miller and Ryan Martin, they operate from both Los Angeles and Brooklyn, New York, and in the last decade they’ve added over 100 releases to their discography. Their featured artists include Cold Cave, Iceage, King Dude, Youth Code, Drew McDowall and Drab Majesty, and they have also reissued material by COUM Transmissions, Ragnar Grippe, Ghédalia Tazartès, Hunting Lodge and Maurizio Bianchi. Earlier this year Little Annie's debut LP Soul Possession was reissued by the label, and last year they digitised the entire Psychic TV back catalogue. They’re also working with Sacred Bones on a documentary film about Thee Temple Ov Psychick Youth.

Both Dais’s anniversary events will feature Drew McDowall performing a rendition of Coil's drone work Time Machines. One will happen at Los Angeles The Regent on 2 September with guests Drab Majesty, High-Functioning Flesh, Body Of Light, Cold Showers and more. The other will take place at New York Queens Knockdown Center on 22 September. Featured guests at the latter include Little Annie Anxiety and Hiro Kone performing songs from Little Annie's Soul Possession and Jackamo, plus Robert Turman, Scout Paré-Phillips, Drekka and Wetware, and DJ sets from Pieter Schoolwerth, JS Aurelius and Nikki Sneakers.