25+ Years Strong

United Underground

est. 1995


Straylight Music Group is the combined accumulation of 7 Underground Records Labels including Force Recordings, Stepping Forward Records, Tuff Love Dubs, Subsong, Shotgun Daisy Records, Nightmare Recordings & Elohim Records. As well as the Audio Engineering & Mastering Studio 'Straylight Mastering', Music Publishing & Licensing arm 'We Are Legion ASCAP' and a diverse selection of artists more than 200 deep who's releases have defined the high water mark for generation after generation of underground dance music lovers.

Stepping Forward Records

Stepping Forward Records is a Sub-label of FORCE Recordings focusing on the forward directions of DnB, capable of stepping into new styles on a whim. Stable artists include: MIKAL, SALRYMAN, STUNNA, HUMANATURE, MAD RABBIT aka FOREIGN CONCEPT, PHAT PLAYAZ, MUWOOKIE, JAYBEE, ACTRAISER, MALAKY… and many more!

Force Recordings

Force Recordings is an US based independent Drum n Bass record label. Originally created in 1999 as an outlet for the STATESIDE COLLECTIVE DJ Crew, today the stable continues on for those members and more including MIKAL, MALAKY, GRIDLOK, GENR8, DSTAR, AIRSTRIKE, GREMLINZ, NOAH D, JAYBEE, ACTRAISER, CRIMSONIX, MSDOS, SOUL CULTURE, SOUL DEFIANCE, VECTOR BURN, SEVERITY ZERO… and many others!

Tuff Love Dubs

Tuff Love Dubs is an american Dubstep / Future Jungle / Bass Music record label representing a diverse artist line-up including: We Bang, Sluggo, Bukez Finezt, BARE, BLOKHE4D, Itchy Robot, CLRH2O, CANO, HULK, Static Function, GEOFF BUKK, DAVR, WONKAP, GETTER, The Juggernaut, G31, The End Is Part Of The Dance, Halo Nova, Produce & Destroy, Bone Loc, Ultrablack, Leon, Rumble Junkie, CRIMES!, Decree, Leon, King, Total Recall, Reika and others…


Since 1995 CLRH2OStudios has created some of the most memorable underground flyers, album release art, artist logos and label websites in the game.


Since 1999 Straylight Mastering has output of some of the most memorable Drum & Bass, Jungle, House, Dubstep, Garage, Hip-Hop, Dancehall, Breaks, Ambient, 2-Step, IDM, EBM, and ‘EDM’.


Straylight Music Group encompasses 6 imprints including Force Recordings, Stepping Forward Records, Tuff Love Dubs, Shotgun Daisy, Nightmare Recordings & Elohim Records.


SLMG’s publishing arm is We Are Legion ASCAP, administering and protecting the recording rights of over a hundred artists from around the world.