Escho is here to document moments of spontaneity, file the transitory and offer new, unusual and vibrant sounds from Denmark and beyond.

Founded in 2005 in Copenhagen, Denmark, Escho is a platform for music recordings and book writings.


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  • Today: About 100 releases including around 15 books.

  • 2014: Reached our record as in 12 releases in one year.

  • 2013: First book release.

  • 2011: First release by international artist.

  • 2010: Promoted first Omar Souleyman (SY) Copenhagen show. Escho was shortlisted in Artforum's "Best of Music 2010".

  • 2009: Iceage' debut 7" was released (Today they have 7 releases on Escho). Promoted first Omar-S (US) Copenhagen show.

  • 2008: Promoted first Black Dice (US) Copenhagen show.

  • 2007: Our homemade clambshell vinyl jacket was introduced. Promoted Boredoms (JP) Copenhagen show.

  • 2006: Promoted first Gang Gang Dance (US) and Sunn O))) (US) Copenhagen shows.

  • 2005: Founded in Copenhagen.


Outside Denmark:
Denmark: Mads Christensen at Rillbar,

Financial support

  • Fonden Roskilde Festival (2016)

  • Fonden Distortion København (2015)

  • The Danish Arts Council Committee for DIVA (2010)

  • The Danish Arts Council Committee for Music (2008-2010)


From 2005-2012 Escho has promoted over 70 international artists' club shows in Copenhagen. Most of them as Denmark debut.

Action Beat (UK), Albert Newton (UK), Animental (US), Antoine Chessex (DE), Awsome Tapes from Africa (US), Aymeric Hainaux (FR), Black Dice (US), Black Dice (US), Bobby Birdman (US), Boredoms (JP), Brian DeGraw (US), Charles Hayward (UK), Chris Corsano (US), Deerhunter (US), Dirty Projectors (US), Earth (US), Eric Copeland (US), Evol (ES), G.I. Joe (IT), Gala Drop (PT), Gamers in Exile (IT), Gang Gang Dance (US), Golden Cup (IT), Highlife (US), House of Extreme Music (HR), Hype Williams (UK), Hypnoflash (IT), Josephine Foster (US), Juglandacee (IT), Kría Brekkan (IS), Kuupuu (FI), Lafidki (FR), Laurel Halo (US), Le Harmacy (IT), Lexie Mountain Boys (US), Lorenzo Senni (IT), Lorenzo Senni (IT), Lucky Dragons (US), Mag (SE), Mag (SE), Munnen (SE), Neokarma Jooklo Experience (IT), Nisennenmondai (JP), Omar Souleyman (SY), Omar-S (US), Ora Cogan (CA), Otomo Yoshihide (JP), Pit Noack (DE), Prince Rama (US), Psychic Ills (US), Samara Lubelski (US), Sian Alice Group (UK), Six Orgnans of Admittance (US), Summer Recreation Camp (ES), Sunburned Hand of the Man (US), Sunn O))) (US), Synt.tofs (SE), The Blankket (CAN), The Wrist & Pistols (US), Thread Pulls (IR), Tintilwirl (JP), TV Buddhas (ISR), Ultra Ell (SE), US Girls (US), Usaisamonster (US), Victor Hererro (ES), White Magic (US), Women And Children (US), Yacht (US), Yximalloo (JP)