Welcome to the online home of the Shut Eye Records catalog, representing releases from 1996 to 2011. Over the next few months, we will have individual pages for each of our releases. In the meantime, here is a brief description of each collection.
Shut Eye Records & Agency is no longer actively releasing records. Please visit our new boutique music marketing firm: Pete Knapp & Company.


Buzzlighter Collection
The premiere college radio compilation series produced by Pete Knapp, Ryan Hoffer, Kerry Gibson, Blake Rainey, Dustin Landrum, and others; featuring tracks by Brian Jonestown Massacre, The D4, Matt Pond PA, Fiery Furnaces, Mary Lou Lord, Kaki King, Atomsplit, Wonderlust, White Light Motorcade, Young Antiques, Soundtrack Mind, Superczar, Dios, Orion, Blake Rainey, December Sound, Michael Levine, Nineteen Forty-Five, Nell Bryden, and many, many more. Artwork by Pete Knapp and various artists.

'The United State of Americana' Collection
The infamous 6-CD set produced by Pete Knapp, Ryan Hoffer, Kerry Gibson, and others; contains tracks by Bobby Bare, Jeff Black, The Greencards, BR549, Rich Robinson, Webb Wilder, Sara Petite, and many more. Artwork by Pete Knapp.

'This is Alt. Country' Volumes One & Two
The pre-cursor to The United State of Americana Collection produced by Jay Pollard and Pete Knapp. This is an Americana radio compilation series featuring tracks by Jay Farrar, Sodajerk, The Wrenfields, An American Starlet, Mark Brine, and many more. Artwork by Jay Pollard.
A Low Watt Document 4-CD Series
The pre-cursor to the Buzzlighter Collection produced by Pete Knapp. This is a college radio compilation series featuring tracks by Boetz (featuring Lemmy Kilmister), Atomsplit, Nillah, The Intergalactic Cowboy, and more. Artwork by Gavin Fisher.
Various Compilation CDs
Prior to releasing collections of compilation CDs, Shut Eye released a handful of one-off various artists CDs with titles: Brand New Buzz! (Shut Eye's first release), Terminal Pop (Shut Eye's second release), Scattered!, No Y (all girl compilation produced by Elizabeth Elkins), Hempcyclomedia (a CD-ROM released in conjunction with SubMedia), Coming of Age in Babylon (book and CD soundtrack), Wrapped In Plastic (punk compilation) and more. Artwork by Gavin Fisher, Pete Knapp and others.
33 1/3 Singles releases
Shut Eye release two vinyl singles in the late 1990's on 33 1/3 speed: 17 Years' "What Can I Do", and a split 7" called "XX-Rated - Seven Inches of Pleasure" featuring X-Impossibles and 6X. Artwork by Kevin Rej and Pete Knapp.
Full Length releases
Shut Eye released several full length records by Fiend Without A Face, Wrinkle Neck Mules, The Indicators, Atomsplit, More Plastic, Nillah, Young Antiques, Make Brine, Hayshaker, Saras Greatest Fan, Orion, Soundtrack Mind, Wonderlust and more. Artwork by Gavin Fisher, Doug Davenport and others.
 
Shut Eye Records & Agency is no longer actively releasing records.
Please visit our new boutique music marketing firm for Americana/Roots/Folk artists and record labels (radio promotion, publicity services, festival): Pete Knapp & Company.