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Blues Music Awards 2021

42nd Blues Music Awards nominees

The nominees for the 42nd Blues Music Awards were announced recently and include many Proper distributed artists. These include Shemekia Copeland, who is nominated in five categories including BB King Entertainer of the Year and Album of The Year, Rick Estrin, Sugaray Rayford, Southern Avenue, Rory Block, Savoy Brown, Tinsley Ellis, Kat Riggins, Dom Flemons, […]

AmericanaFest 2021

UK Americana Awards 2021 – The Winners

Congratulations to all of the winners at last night’s UK Americana Awards which were presented by Bob Harris and took place as part of AmericanaFest UK. This year was the first time the UK festival has been held virtually and saw two nights of wonderful showcase events across two stages with the awards held on […]

D2C Fulfilment

Proper launches new D2C Fulfilment services

Proper has now launched D2C fulfilment services in addition to our global distribution and we are already handling fulfilment for labels including Cherry Red, Pure Records, Full Time Hobby, Blue Nile, and Marshall Records. Integrating with services and platforms such as Transistor, Music Glue, Ochre, Bandcamp, Shopify and more, we are able to process all […]

AmericanaFest 2021

UK Americana Awards 2021 Nominees Announced

The nominees for the 2021 UK Americana Awards were announced last week in a special online event which you can watch here. Congratulations to everyone who was shortlisted and special congratulations to the Proper distributed artists which include Hannah White, Our Man In The Field, Austin Lucas and Mavis Staples. You can find all of […]

Record Store of the Day

#RecordStoreOfTheDay campaign relaunches

The Record Store of the Day campaign has relaunched today to continue highlighting the best independent record stores during lockdown 2. The campaign originally started back in March during the first lockdown and is being supported by AIM, BPI, ERA, and a host of UK Distributors including Proper. Each day, the campaign will spotlight a […]

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  1. Fade & Fall (Love Not) Eliza Carthy & The Wayward Band 0:30

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  1. Blues Run The Game Martin Simpson 0:30

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