FAQs

Artists

Q. Are Distort The Scene signing bands?

A. No, not at present but this may change in the future. The only 2 bands that DTS releases music for at present are Raw Novembre and Movment.

Q. Do Distort The Scene sell releases from bands not on their label?
A. DTS may include releases from other bands in their online catalogue, if they like the music, and the bands want to be a partner with DTS.

Q. When did the label start?
A. The label began in 2002.

Q. How many records have Raw Novembre released?
A. They have released 3 full length albums, an EP,  1 single on CD, 1 single on vinyl and numerous cassette only releases.
Check the Raw Novembre discography  or www.rawnovembre.ie for more details.
Record Label

Q. Where can I get Distort The Scene Releases?
A. We release music on vinyl & CD and these are available direct from the Distort The Scene Shop.
Our releases are also available in many online digital stores and on streaming sites, and these are listed on our distribution page.

Q. How can I get my site listed in IndieLinks?
A. Send your link to info@distortthescene.com and include information about what the site contains.

Press

Q. I work for a magazine and I want to review your albums. How can I receive them?

A. We have a limited number of promo CDs available for releases. We also have a Media section which allows reviewers to listen to tracks online or download mp3s. If you would like to be added to our Promo List, email promo@distortthescene.com with details of who you are and why you want to receive promo material.

Orders

Q. How do I order from Distort The Scene?
A. Check out the Distort The Scene Shop. You can select items from our catalogue and pay online for them using PayPal.
We also accept Orders by Post with Bank Drafts.

Q. How long does it take to receive an order
A. Most of the orders from DTS ship within 72 hours. Sometimes when we are busy it may take a few days longer to process all of the orders despite working more hours to try and catch up. On some occasions we may be out of stock, and it may take a few days to get the item back in stock. Be patient. If you need to know the status of your order email orders@distorthescene.com.

Q. How much does postage cost when ordering direct from Distort The Scene?
A. We use different Zones for Shipping Purposes

Zone 1: Ireland And Northern Ireland.
Zone 2: U.K.
Zone 3: Rest Of Europe.
Zone 4: U.S.A.
Zone 5 : Rest of World (Canada, Australia, Japan, etc.)

Costs for Postage by Zone
0.126kg to 0.251kg – 1 or 2 CDs – €1.75
0.252kg to 0.503kg – 3 or 4 CDs €2.75
0.504kg to 1.1kg – 5 or 6 CDs – €5.50
1.1kg to 2.51kg – 7 or 10 CD – €14.00
2.51kg to 5.1kg or more – Get in touch
Please note that these are estimated costs. The Distort The Scene Shop generates the postage costs automatically by weight and Zone so you can check the acutal cost by going to the checkout (before you click the buy button at the end). Costs are for Airmail only.

0.125kg – One CD
Add an item to the online basket and go to checkout and it will show you the total cost including postage.
All prices in EURO €

Q. How can I pay for my orders from Distort The Scene?
A. we accept payment with PayPal, Credit Card, or Bank Draft.
You can print out your order from our website and mail us your order and a bank draft.
Do not e-mail credit card information as it is not secure.

Q. How can I return items to Distort The Scene?
A. You can return items by sending the item to Distort The Scene, Ballinderry, Mullingare, Westmeath, Ireland and we will ship out an appropriate replacement. Wrong sizes, incorrect items, and damaged items are returnable. Let us know what you’re returning and why, and what you want to exchange the item for.

Q. Can I have a different Billing and Shipping Address for an order from Distort The Scene?
A. Due to credit card fraud, we only ship to the billing addresses of the credit card you order on our site with. If you must have your order shipped to a different address than your credit card billing address, then you must pay by bank draft. We do not accept credit card orders via e-mail.

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