The Best Electronic Music Labels You Should Know About

This article is a collaborative effort, crafted and edited by a team of dedicated professionals.

Contributors: Andranick Tanguiane, Fred Lerdahl,


In today’s post, we’ll be sharing with you some of the best electronic music labels that you should know about. These labels are at the forefront of the electronic music scene, and are responsible for some of the most groundbreaking and innovative music being released today.


In the electronic music world, there are countless record labels, each with their own unique sound and style. With so many options out there, it can be tough to know where to start.

That’s why we’ve compiled a list of some of the best electronic music labels around, so you can narrow down your search and find the perfect fit for your taste. From well-known powerhouses like Anjunabeats and Mau5trap, to niche imprints like R&S Records and Delsin, there’s something for everyone.

So whether you’re a fan of EDM, techno, house, or any other subgenre of electronic music, be sure to check out our list of the best labels in the game.

What is an Electronic Music Label?

An electronic music label is a record company that specializes in releasing electronic music. These labels can be large and well-established, or they can be small and independent. Some labels release music that is specifically geared towards DJs and club play, while others release more eclectic mixes of music that can be enjoyed by anyone.

In general, an electronic music label will have a roster of artists who make and release music under that label. The label will also usually have a team of staff who handle things like marketing, promotion, and distribution.

If you’re interested in getting into the world of electronic music, then it’s worth checking out some of the best labels out there. In this guide, we’ll introduce you to some of the top electronic music labels that you should know about.

The Best Electronic Music Labels

There are many electronic music labels that have been around for years and have helped to shape the sound of the genre. These labels have signed some of the biggest names in the industry and have played a role in the development of electronic music. In this article, we will take a look at some of the best electronic music labels you should know about.


Monstercat is a Canadian-based independent electronic music record label located in Vancouver, British Columbia. The label was founded in July 2011 by Mike Darlington and Ari Paunonen. Monstercat’s mission is to “inspire listeners around the globe”. As of 2019, they have released seven compilations and “Uncaged Vol. 7” is the most recent one.

The label’s releases span various genres within electronic music, such as dubstep, future bass, trap, Drum & Bass, and others. Artists who have signed with the label include Pegboard Nerds, Tristam, Aero Chord,slushii and more. In 2018, Monstercat launced an Esports division to bolster their already successful music venture.


Formed in 2007 by deadmau5, mau5trap is a Canadian record label based out of Toronto. The label has 30 artists signed to it, including deadmau5, Attlas, BlackGummy, i_o, REZZ and more. Mau5trap releases primarily electronic dance music, but has also dabbled in other genres like hip hop and pop. The label is currently celebrating its 13th anniversary.


Anjunabeats is a British record label started in 2000 by Above & Beyond, also known as Jono Grant, Tony McGuinness, and Paavo Siljamäki. The label is responsible for signing and releasing many trance and progressive house artists such as OceanLab, Gareth Emery, Arty, Andrew Bayer, ilan Bluestone, and Jason Ross.


We hope you enjoyed our guide to the best electronic music labels. Now that you know about some of the top names in the industry, it’s time to start exploring their catalogs and finding the music that speaks to you. Don’t be afraid to experiment, and don’t be afraid to follow your favorite labels on social media to stay up-to-date on their latest releases.

Similar Posts