Musikvertrieb remains the biggest independent music company in Switzerland.
Privately owned but now part of the [PIAS] Group’s international network of local offices and operations, Musikvertrieb has a rich roster of independent labels and artists from almost every musical era and genre.
Its local team of dedicated music lovers provides promotion, marketing and sales expertise to every corner of multicultural Switzerland.
Musikvertrieb has played a crucial role in the local success of artists including Adele, Alt-J, Arctic Monkeys, Asa, Joe Bonamassa, Nick Cave, Depeche Mode, E.S.T., Fatoumata Diawara, Faith No More, Franz Ferdinand, Seu Jorge, Patricia Kopatchinskaja, Katie Melua, Moby, Sandrine Piau, Youn Sun Nah, Agnes Obel, Pink Martini and The Prodigy.
And its roster of label partners includes ACT, AFM, Mute, Beggars, Concord/Telarc, Eagle Rock, Frontiers, Mascot/Provogue, Mack Avenue, Ministry of Sound, Naïve, Naxos, harmonia mundi, SPV, World Circuit and many more.
Musikvertrieb’s own signings include Gotthard, Sina and Müslüm – all being developed by its dedicated A&R-team to gold-and platinum selling artists.