Eenie Meenie Records was founded in 1999 by Ms. Reiko Kondo in order to promote indie pop, rock, dance/electronica and singer songwriters. Their artists have regularly charted on CMJ and have received adds and been placed in rotation on AAA and commercial radio stations, such as KROQ, KCRW, KEXP in Seattle and Indie 103.1 in Los Angeles.
Artists on Eenie Meenie have been featured in high profile publications such as Rolling Stone, Newsweek, Maxim, NME, Billboard, Nylon, Jane, Los Angeles Times, Alternative Press, and have been interviewed by BBC and NPR. They have also been featured on Spin.com, iTunes, Virb, Myspace, Stereogum, FuelTV, MTV and etc.
Eenie Meenie Records develops artists and markets their music by providing ongoing and extensive press and radio campaigns, tour promotion, festival exposure, street marketing, film and TV licensing, retail marketing and merchandising. To keep up with the increasing Web 2.0 services available, Eenie Meenie has developed a presence online with local, regional, national and international blogs, online social networking sites, and internet radio. Miny Moe, the label’s blog, offers current news and links to their artists online.
In 2005, Eenie Meenie Records released a charity project for autistic children and a tribute album for Bruce Haak and Esther Neilson’s “Dimension 5″ called “Dimension Mix”. High profile artists such as Beck, Stereolab, Eels, Fantastic Parasitic Machine, and Apples In Stereo donated the cover songs.
The label has released more than 30 CDs and LPs to date and many Eenie Meenie releases contain bonus CD/DVD material that includes music videos or EPK which were made with talented directors and videographers. These directors are critically-acclaimed and have been featured on Yahoo.com, AOL.com, MTVU, MTV2 and etc.
Eenie Meenie Records is distributed by Caroline in the US, Outside Music in Canada, and has signed with A-Peer in Taiwan to distribute their catalogue in China, Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Macao.
We love hearing from you, but sometimes we can answer your question before you’ve even asked it. If none of these apply, please contact us here.
Q. Can my retail store get promos?
A. If you buy directly from Caroline, please contact your sales rep. Or you can contact Chuck Stubbs.
Q. How can I book an Eenie Meenie band for a show or get on an existing lineup?
A. Eenie Meenie artists are booked through their respective booking agents. Visit the individual artists’ pages for more information.
Q. Does Eenie Meenie accept demos?
A. Eenie Meenie listens to every demo that comes in. Unfortunately, few contracts are signed from listening to a demo. If you still want to send us a demo, please submit it to our PO Box listed on the contact page.
Q. I write for a magazine/web publication. Can I get promos?
A. We have publicists that handle Eenie Meenie’s media promotion. We will forward your email onto the appropriate person. Email Media.
If you are a writer/editor for a web-only publication, please email Media and include a URL to your site. We only have a limited number of promos and we receive a ton of web-related requests so please do not feel jilted if we cannot send you a promo at this time.
Q. I work at an online radio station. Can I get promos?
A. Please send an email to Info with information on the radio station (format, contact info, and number of hits per month / per proposed program(s).
Q. I am looking for music submissions for a commercial/film/video game/video/etc. Can I get promos?
A. Please contact Reiko Kondo with specific licensing details.