Your shopping cart is empty.

Search Fatcat records for artists and releases

Resina is the alias of Karolina Rec, a cellist and composer based in Warsaw, Poland. Born 1982, Karolina graduated from the Music Academy in Gdansk and the University of Gdansk. Active in Poland's independent music scene since the late '00s, she was co-founder / collaborator of some of Poland's most influential alternative bands: Kings of Caramel, Cieslak and Princess, Nathalie And The Loners, Ant...


Vinyl Factory feature Resina's Colin Stetson mixtape

Posted on Thursday, 12th July

Following the release last week of her stunning album 'Traces', Resina has made a mix for The Vinyl Factory's mixtape series. In line with the series criteria of picking a single artist to focus on, Karolina has chosen the work of Canadian saxophonist Colin Stetson. As Vinyl Factory note, the pair "may play radically different instruments, but in their approach to layering sound, constructing sonic cathedrals with repetition and drone, is a kindred spirit… Resina pushes beyond the fragile movements of her self-titled debut to expose the harsher, more elemental registers of the cello, just as Stetson explores the full spectrum of the saxophone" 

Check out Resina's Colin Stetson mix on Vinyl Factory here.

Read more, listen to other tracks and preorder Resina's 'Traces' album here.

Resina's 'Traces' album - OUT NOW

Posted on Friday, 6th July

"a mesmerizing take on post-classical music... will leave the hairs on your neck standing straight up" (Self-Titled)

Resina returns with a brilliant new album, 'Traces', which sees the Warsaw-based cellist making a a bold, dynamic and assured step forward. 'Traces' is released today on our 130701 imprint and is available on vinyl, CD and digital formats. The vinyl issue includes colour printed inner and outer sleeves plus a full digital download coupon.

Find out more, listen in full and buy the album here.

Listen: The Quietus stream Resina album in full

Posted on Thursday, 5th July

'Traces', Warsaw-based cellist Resina’s second album comes out on 130701 this week, and you can check out this stunning album via a premiere over at The Quietus right now. The blogsite have streamed the album in its entirity, alongside an enlightening track-by-track commentary from the Polish artist, who reveals the background to the album.

The record is released on Friday and will be available on vinyl, CD and digital formats.
Find out more and buy the album here.

Listen: Headphone Commute premiere new Resina track

Posted on Thursday, 21st June

A third track from Warsaw-based cellist Resina‘s forthcoming 'Traces' album has been premiered today via Headphone Commute, who call it "a gorgeous composition, gliding from the acoustic towards post-electronic... creating something new and solid, then slightly fragile, mythical, and grand”.
You can check out 'Surface' via Headphone Commute here.
Read more, listen to other tracks and preorder the album here.