Downspout Records is an independent record label founded in 2022 by Matthew Sykes in Johnson City, TN. With a passionate commitment to showcasing the diverse and rich musical landscape of Southern Appalachia, the label serves as a platform for artists who embody the region's distinct musical heritage.
Drawing inspiration from the unique variety of music and artists in our region, Downspout Records seeks to promote a wide array of musical genres and styles. From folk and bluegrass to rock and alternative, the label embraces the eclectic and innovative spirit of the Tri-Cities music scene.
Through meticulous curation and a deep appreciation for quality music, Downspout Records aims to create an inclusive and supportive community for artists and fans alike. We strive to connect audiences with the diverse forms of music that Southern Appalachia has to offer.
As we embark on our journey, Downspout Records remains steadfast in our commitment to representing and celebrating the unique musical identity of Southern Appalachia. We invite you to join us on this exciting musical adventure and explore the diverse sounds that emerge from our vibrant region.