Welcome to Pravda Records

Welcome to Pravda Records, one of Chicago's longest running independent record labels. Releasing a diverse catalog of music since 1984, Pravda Records has established itself around the world as an eclectic and refreshing source for obscure bands and indie artists that create unique and experimental sounds. Enjoy!

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Order the new record "Ghosts" from Steve Dawson.

On Steve Dawson’s new album, Ghosts, his sixth as a solo artist, the Chicago-based musician and songwriter, well-known for the impassioned alternative country of the band Dolly Varden, crafts ten songs that find reasons to believe – in music…

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Pravda signs Nathan Graham

Chicago singer, songwriter, and guitarist Nathan Graham has signed with Pravda Records for his debut album, Saint of Second Chances, due out October 20, 2023. The first preview of the upcoming 10-song set arrives July 27 as a music…

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New record from Ivan Julian coming Feb 17!

Soaking up a multitude of experiences for more than four decades, Ivan Julian, who has notably distinguished himself as guitarist and writer for (Richard Hell and The Voidoids, The Clash, Shriekback, The Outsets, etc.), releases his new album, Swing Your…

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Nora O'Connor's new album "My Heart" out Oct 7!

Pravda is over-the-top thrilled to announce the upcoming single and full album from Nora O'Connor Kean! The title track "My Heart" and video will be released on Sept 16 and the full length album will be released on Oct 7…

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Burn the Rails from The Handcuffs out now!

The long awaited full length album from The Handcuffs is now available on all platforms and on a slick shiny CD. Vinyl coming later as usual!

Chicago's The Handcuffs explore broad sonic territory, weaving together elements of glam, indie, art…

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Diplomats of Solid Sound release Live EP!

Pravda Records proudly presents a new EP from Iowa City’s ambassadors of funk and soul, The Diplomats Of Solid Sound featuring The Diplomettes. Having already cut 3 full-length albums on Pravda, you can hear the band growing stronger in sophistication…

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