Rayny Forster played in several bands before starting Moshpit Tragedy as a creative outlet. In this exclusive interview, Rayny explains how his background as a musician influences his business practices as a record label owner...
Moshpit Tragedy fulfills Rayny Forster's need to create. For him, it's not just a record label: it's a form of art. Rayny maintains complete control of his label by doing all the PR, website coding & design, and social media.
Artists such as Radiohead and Nine Inch Nails are known for embracing the pay-what-you-want download strategy for albums, but Rayny Forster has built Moshpit Tragedy as a pay-what-you-want record label.
The monthly Scion Label Showcase event captures bands from the same record label playing at the same venue on the same day. In July 2012, five Moshpit Tragedy bands played The Glass House in Pomona, CA.