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Ed Schrader's Music Beat signs to Infinity Cat Recordings

Ed Schrader's Music Beat signs to Infinity Cat Recordings

Ed Schrader's Music Beat, the Baltimore post-punk duo of Ed Schrader and Devlin Rice, has signed to Nashville's Infinity Cat Recordings, according to Schrader. The band signed a two-album deal last month, and the first release — titled "Party Jail" — will come out in the spring, the 34-year-old singer said over the phone on Wednesday.

Infinity Cat — whose artists include Jeff the Brotherhood, Diarrhea Planet and more — first noticed the group last year when Schrader and Rice opened for another Baltimore group, Future Islands, in Boston, Schrader said.

"It's a young label that's really hungry and picking up a lot of steam," he said of the decision to...