Justin Vernon Starts Record Label

10 Jan

Today, Bon Iver frontmam and overall superstar Justin Vernon announced the formation of his own record label, called Chigliak. The label is a subsedary of Jagjaguwar and, according to its official website, will release new material as well as reissue “albums that were never commercially released or locally released and never put out on vinyl.” The label’s first reissue will be It’s All Aquatic from Amateur Love, which comprises of Vernon’s former Megafaun bandmates Brad and Phil Cook. Along with Amateur Love, the label will represent Minnesota band 12 Rods and Sarah Siskind, among others. Expect more information from the newly formed record label to surface as the year goes on.

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