Joseph Arthur signed on 8 hours records


Joseph Arthur has just signed with 8 hours records!

This is an honor to have him on the roster because we are 20+ years fans of his music and art. Joseph Arthur’s new single “Rise” to be released on Friday February 11. Pre-Order now by clicking the link, this is an exclusive Bandcamp only digital single!

From wikipedia:”Joseph Arthur is an American singer-songwriter and artist from Akron, Ohio, United States. Arthur has built his reputation over the years through critically acclaimed releases and constant touring; his unique solo live performances often incorporate the use of a number of distortion and loop pedals, and his shows are recorded live at the soundboard and made available to concertgoers immediately following the show on recordable media.Arthur was discovered by Peter Gabriel in the mid-1990s, and signed to Gabriel’s Real World label as the first North American artist on the label’s roster. Arthur released his debut album, Big City Secrets (1997), and follow-up, Come to Where I’m From (2000), on Real World before signing with various independent labels between 2002 and 2006. Arthur is also an acclaimed painter and designer. His artwork has appeared on all of his releases. sleeve design for his 1999 extended play Vacancy was nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Recording Package. »

Before Feb 11, 2022, this is only an excerpt of these 2 upcoming tracks.


sarah perrotta and band: live in 2022 in switzerland

Sarah Perrotta and band (from left to right): Jesse Towey, Manuel Quintana, Johnnie Wang) will tour Switzerland and Europe in late April and May.
More info about the tour will come in early 2022.
Her record will be released in Europe on 8 Hours Records in early 2022 as well. It is already out in the US and Canada.
Here is a teaser of what you can expect. Sarah and band played Radio Woodstock 100.1 WDST a few weeks ago. 8 Hours Records was super lucky to be able to attend. Stay tuned and wait for #PerrottaAndBandNews in 2022!

cat’s eye live in switzerland for 3 concerts

Cat’s Eye will play 3 concerts in Switzerland in September. First, an electro set for the release of 8 Hours Awake at Les Digitales, Jardin Botanique de Fribourg, at 4pm.

Then at Explora, the Science Day from University of Fribourg, at 2pm and at 4pm at the Centre Fries. The first gig will be a full band concert and the Centre Fries will be a more intimate acoustic session.

watch sarah perrotta interview and live showcase

Une publication partagée par cat’s eye (@iam_catseye)

visit Sarah’s website:

album out october 15

welcome to 8 hours records

welcome to 8 hours records, your home for cherry-picked music by myself.

the label will release records that I love to listen to, so I thought I’d share them with you.

releases will be digital and physical, cds and vinyl.

there will be merchandising available as well.

make yourself a coffee, get confortable and discover new music!

all the best,

ben aka cat’s eye