Remote Control was set up in 2001 by Harvey Saward and Steve Cross. The company provides publicity, label management, distribution and marketing services to international and local artists and labels.
Remote Control’s current roster of international artists includes Aldous Harding, Arca, Big Thief, FKA Twigs, Grimes, Jenny Hval, Kamasi Washington, The National, Parquet Courts, Queens Of The Stone Age, Radiohead, Snail Mail, Spoon, The xx, Yaeji and many other incredible artists.
Remote Control represents the Beggars Group in Australia and New Zealand, including 4AD, Matador Records, Rough Trade, XL Recordings & Young. We also provide marketing and publicity services for Omnian Music Group (Captured Tracks, 2MR, Sinderlyn) and Secret City Records.
Dot Dash Recordings
In 2004 we established the Dot Dash record label, exclusively for Australian acts, now with the addition of New Zealand in 2019. The current Dot Dash roster includes Ngaiire, Donny Benét, Sui Zhen, Dorsal Fins, Ex-Olympian, Sunbeam Sound Machine, Gena Rose Bruce, Jess Locke, Total Giovanni, Memphis LK, Obscura Hail, Soaked Oats, HANDSOME, friendships and Jeremy Neale.
Dot Dash’s physical releases will be distributed in the UK, Europe and the Republic of Ireland via UK’s largest independent distributor, Proper Music Group.
Australian & New Zealand
Remote Control also works in partnership with a number of independent Australian and New Zealand labels including Milk! Records, Barely Dressed, Part Time Records, Pool House, Broken Stone, Boss Battle and Club Seven providing support to artists including Courtney Barnett, Dyson Stringer Cloher, Magic Dirt, Wolf & Cub, Jess Ribeiro, Huntly and many more.