Black and Tan is an independent record label & publishing company. We founded the company in 1998 and we’re based in the Netherlands. We are passionate about music and love original artists that create original music. For a few artists we also do the live bookings and tour production. Until now we’ve released 42 CD’s, 1 LP and 1 DVD most of them are by American artists. Besides we also released a lot more music “digital only”. All our music is available at the major download and stream services and most of the CD’s are still available direct from the source in our own webshop. Here you find a complete list of all releases with the corresponding link to the digital services and/or our webshop.

our latest releases:

B&T 958
David Philips – Washes Over Me / available at itunes
B&T 957
David Philips – FRUK Session 2013 / available at itunes
B&T 956
Rivherside – Electraw Blues Album / available at itunes
artwork BA 516
BLu ACiD – Silence / available at itunes

Music samples


We control the worldwide distribution rights and the whole catalogue (over 630 tracks) is available for (sync) licensing. For more then 370 tracks we also control the worldwide publishing rights. Recently we had over 25 placements of our music in successful films, tv-series and commercials and our music was included in several compilations. Here you find a list of sub publishers that represent our catalogue in their territory.

Upcoming tours:

Boo Boo Davis               July and October 2016

David Philips                 November 2016


Please get in touch with us if you are interested in receiving promo copies of our new releases. You can also subscribe to our news blog or our newsletter. We want to spread this great music in as many ways, to as many people as possible. So we are open to all suggestions and idea’s that can help us to establish this. While on tour our artists are available for interviews and other media activities. Don’t hesitate to contact us with your requests.