[PIAS] Recordings is an independent record label and is the recorded music division of the [PIAS] Entertainment Group, a European independent artist and label services company.
The record labels that operate under the [PIAS] Recordings umbrella are: Play It Again Sam, and Different Recordings. The [PIAS] Recordings division and its two labels are run out of [PIAS]‘s UK office in Bermondsey, London.
Aside from the two London-based labels, [PIAS] Recordings has local A&R operations in France, Germany, Belgium, The Netherlands, Spain and the United States, signing local artists such as Miossec and The Chase in France, Gisbert Zu Knyphausen in Germany, Gabriel Rios and Daan in Belgium, Racoon and Anneke van Giersbergen in The Netherlands and Ojos de Brujo from Spain.
The label was founded in 1983 in Belgium by Kenny Gates and Michel Lambot.