Cuneiform RecordsCuneiform Records

Silver Spring, Maryland, Po Box 8427
Washington, DC MD 20907-8427
[email protected]


Number represents reach distance in miles from city

Washington 40 Bethesda 20 Baltimore 45

Cuneiform Records was created in 1984 by Steven Feigenbaum, who after running a successful mail-order music business called Wayside Music for 12 years wanted to venture back into the music label business. During high school, he wanted to work with musicians and started a co-op label which was able to put out about 12 albums before it disbanded.

He first signed R. Stevie Moore who plays “oddball pop” and who Feigenbaum describes as “prolific and a real talent”.

The label continues to look forward towards more interesting and divergent music. Feigenbaum added that he “tr(ies) very hard not to look backwards when it comes to music

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The Dutch Lesson

Soft Machine
published: August 26, 2023 | views: 2,698

Baker's Dozen

The Muffins
published: January 04, 2023 | views: 4,381

Eight Dream Interpretations for Solo Electric Guitar Ensemble

Roger Clark Miller
published: November 12, 2022 | views: 2,775

Facelift France and Holland

Soft Machine
published: May 30, 2022 | views: 1,942

Spectral Music

Ghost Rhythms
published: December 18, 2021 | views: 4,090

Bashing Mushrooms

published: November 18, 2020 | views: 4,083

Fluid Architecture

Ray Russell
published: October 04, 2020 | views: 4,998

The Anthony Braxton Project

published: August 23, 2020 | views: 5,469

The Daily Biological

Chad Taylor Trio
published: May 25, 2020 | views: 3,057

Old New

Tomeka Reid Quartet
published: April 19, 2020 | views: 5,584

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From the album Alien Field
Ken Field
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Jagoda's Dream

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Sao Paulo Underground
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The February Train

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Beat Circus
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October 28, 2009 | Listens: 6,425

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October 27, 2009 | Listens: 10,672

She Haunts Me

From the album Multitude, Solitude
Brett Sroka
October 26, 2009 | Listens: 6,054

Head Goes Thud

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From the album Dawn of the Cycads
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January 2, 2009 | Listens: 5,458

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June 27, 2008 | Listens: 8,072

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