SHINES is the brainchild of Gene King, and a group effort of artists from a highly-diverse set of musical backgrounds
After Having released records on various labels and co-founding Contraband Records in the 90's, DJ/Producer Gene King, founded Shines Records in 2005.Gene and Co. are dedicated to bringing a new fresh sound to club music as well as highliting some of T.O and Montreal's finest talent .The labels sound varies on each release(from Broken Beat,Deep,Tribal,Afro,Latin,Tech etc.....) while keeping true to the undergound club sound. Releases are currently available in vinyl shops and online shops @www.junodownloads.com , iTunes
releases feature the talents of artists and producers
Sacha Williamson,Wayne Tennant, Shanchoy, Dana Byrd, spoken word artist Tantra Zawadi, IndySoul ,Guerilla Science, and remixers such as Jason B, Joe Rizla, Nastee Nev,Juniour White, Demuir , Adrian S, Guerilla Science and Suges.