Los Angeles-based band The Record Company has signed with Concord Music Group. Members Chris Vos (guitar, lead vocals, harmonica), Alex Stiff (bass, guitar, vocals) and Marc Cazorla (drums, piano, vocals) are recording material for their yet-untitled debut album due Feb. 12, 2016.
The Record Company’s blues/rock mix has racked up more than 30 commercial, film and television placements. In addition to a current ad for Miller Lite, the band’s music has been featured on ads for Coors Light and Subaru, Showtime’s Shameless, ABC’s Nashville, CBS’s CSI: Crime Scene Investigation and the theatrical trailer for Last Vegas starring Robert DeNiro, Michael Douglas, Morgan Freeman and Kevin Kline.
In a statement announcing the signing, Concord Label Group president John Burk said, “While steeped in the tradition of early blues and rock greats, this trio has clearly carried the music forward and developed an exciting sound of their own.” Added Concord COO Mark Wexler, “We’re particularly impressed by the trio’s tremendous charisma, grooves and top-notch songwriting.”
The Record Company will begin a European tour on Oct. 17, visiting 34 cities and 13 countries. For most of the tour dates, the group will be opening for Blackberry Smoke. Prior to this, The Record Company has shared the stage with the late B.B. King, Grace Potter, Trombone Shorty, Buddy Guy, the Wood Brothers and Social Distortion.