Indie Distribution in London Burned To Ground

Yikes.

And Norman Records weighed in with its own grim pronouncement, writing: “Dreadful news from the rioting in London last night. The Sony DADC warehouse was burnt down last night which holds all the stock for PIAS UK (our largest supplier). Many of the labels like 4AD, Domino, Warp, Rock Action, Matador etc will probably have had their UK stock destroyed. Obviously this will have a massive effect on the music industry (and us). Our thoughts go out to all of those who’ve lost their jobs and livelihoods from this. Only time will tell what the knock on effect will be…”