SOURCE: SMC Recordings Inc.

December 16, 2010 17:22 ET

SMC Recordings Inc. New Partnership With Distrolord Inc. Proves Big Successes for the New Year

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - December 16, 2010) - SMC Recordings Inc. (PINKSHEETS: SMCE) is excited about the successes with their new label partner Distrolord Inc. Poised with current stellar releases, there are many exciting developments on the horizon that are expected to build continued momentum into the new year.

"We are thrilled to be working with a company like Distrolord with goals so closely aligned to ours. They have a great line up of artists with a dedicated fan base. In particular we are very impressed with their intuitive market knowledge," said SMC Recordings CEO, Ralph Tashjian.

Through their partnership, they have recently released Duke Da God's "The D.I.P. Agenda," along with Big L's "Return of the Devil's Son," a highly anticipated album which ranked in the Top 20 on the iTunes Hip Hop Charts and appeared in the Top 100 of the Billboard Charts.

"SMC has a great machine behind them and amazing people working for them. They have had great success with artists like Rakim and they really know how to target the record market. Together we look forward to expanding our market awareness and enjoying continued growth," shared CEO and founder of Distrolord, Gustavo Guerra.

Hip hop fans can look forward to the upcoming year as Distrolord and SMC Recordings will be announcing some major releases and acquisitions.

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About SMC Recordings:
Established in March of 2005, SMC Recordings is home to independent music and artists. Based in San Francisco, CA, the company's prized accomplishment is its unique philosophy of artist development, where artists are encouraged to participate with the label from inception through maintenance of their careers. This innovative structure has garnered industry veterans to join the company and aid in its growth. SMC is distributed by Fontana, the indie distribution subsidiary of Universal. The Company is a small company and has long-emphasized a strong loyalty to its artists and their careers. The Company believes that may serve to better allow the Company to maintain and enhance its ability to attract and retain creativity and expansion opportunities in the music industry.

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Contact Information

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    Ron Taylor
    Investor Relations Division
    SMC Recordings