Remote Control was set up in 2001 by Harvey Saward and Steve Cross. The company provides publicity, label management, distribution and marketing services to international and local artists and labels.



Remote Control’s current roster of international artists includes Adele, FKA Twigs, Grimes, Jungle, Kamasi Washington, The National, Purity Ring, Queens Of The Stone Age, Radiohead, The xx and many other incredible artists.

Remote Control represents the Beggars Group in Australia and New Zealand, including 4AD, Matador Records, Rough Trade, XL Recordings & Young Turks. We also provide marketing and publicity services for Omnian Music Group (Captured Tracks, 2MR, Sinderlyn) and Secret City Records.


Dot Dash Recordings

In 2004 we established the Dot Dash record label, exclusively for Australian acts, now with the addition of New Zealand in 2019. The current Dot Dash roster includes Methyl Ethel, Banoffee, Donny Benét, Sui Zhen, Gena Rose Bruce, Carla Geneve, Total Giovanni, Sunbeam Sound Machine, HANDSOME, Memphis LK, Obscura Hail, Soaked Oats, friendships and Jeremy Neale.

Dot Dash’s physical releases will be distributed in the UK, Europe and the Republic of Ireland via UK’s largest independent distributor, Proper Music Group.


Australian & New Zealand

Remote Control also works in partnership with a number of independent Australian and New Zealand labels including Milk!, Barely Dressed, Bedroom Suck, Broken Stone and Boss Battle, providing support to such artists as Courtney Barnett, Huntly and Jaala.