Tag: fina records

Label Showcase 001: Fina Records

Established in 2011, in four short years FINA has become one of the most essential and respected house imprints of its time, counting electronic luminaries such as Move D, Leif, Roberto Rodriguez, Cottam and Francis Inferno Orchestra as part of its artistic family.  Originally an offshoot of Ralph Lawson’s 2020 Vision, FINA is now under the sole ownership of Leeds DJ producer Simon Morell, with plans to build on its ever-growing reputation for quality and consistency into 2015 and beyond. Setting its distinctive stall out from the very release – the shimmering deep house of ‘Live East, Die Young’ from a then ... Read more

Review: Borrowed Identity – Bang Bang Boogie EP

FINA Records have set themselves on a distinctive way of sound. Their sound takes many shapes and sizes, either if it’s techy grooves, disco or that old house sounds.  To this date they are one of the few labels that preserve the sanctity of old vinyl as well as the modern digital format. Ran by Simon Morell, Matt Long and none other than the 2020 Vision label owner Ralph Lawson, it’s certain that FINA is looking to push and innovate that long-standing house sound. Artists like Rick Wade, MAM,  Elphino & Tom Taylor have chipped in since 2011 when the ... Read more