Dischord Records is now on Bandcamp. The long-running Washington, D.C. punk and hardcore label, helmed by Ian Mackaye of Fugazi and Minor Threat, yesterday released its catalog digitally via the platform, which not long ago was also blessed with the Merge Records catalog. The albums and singles available on Dischord’s Bandcamp page are pretty extensive, and include key releases by Minor Threat, Fugazi, Rites of Spring, The Nation of Ulysses, Q and Not U, Slant 6, Void, Faith, Beauty Pill, Black Eyes, Dag Nasty, Circus Lupus, Evens, Government Issue, Faraquet and Embrace.
Listen to some of those releases below, via Dischord’s Bandcamp.
Update: More titles have been added since this story was first posted, including albums by Jawbox, Lungfish, Shudder to Think and The Make-Up.
Fugazi’s Red Medicine:
Minor Threat’s Out of Step:
Rites of Spring’s End on End:
The Nation of Ulysses’ 13-Point Program to Destroy America:
Jawbox’s For Your Own Special Sweetheart:
Read our Celebrate the Catalog feature on Fugazi’s complete discography.
Jeff Terich is the founder and editor of Treble. He's been writing about music for 20 years and has been published at American Songwriter, Bandcamp Daily, Reverb, Spin, Stereogum, uDiscoverMusic, VinylMePlease and some others that he's forgetting right now. He's still not tired of it.