matinée recordings is an independent record label based in Santa Barbara, California. The label began in 1997 and has released more than 200 records from recording artists located in Australia, Brazil, Denmark, England, Finland, France, Germany, Ireland, Scotland, Spain, Sweden, and USA. 

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