Fini Scad

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Fini Scad
GenresIndie rock
MembersDave Thomas
Bill Coupland
Lincoln Beecroft
John McPhee

Fini Scad were an Australian alternative rock band of the 1990s. They had a minor hit with their single "Coppertone", which reached No. 42 in the 1996 Triple J Hottest 100. At the ARIA Music Awards of 1997, the band were nominated for two awards both for their Testrider EP, which contained the song "Coppertone".[1] They released one album, Wider Screen in 1998, and disbanded later the same year.


  • Dave Thomas - vocals, rhythm guitar
  • Bill Coupland - lead guitar
  • Lincoln Beecroft - bass guitar
  • John (Jono) McPhee - drums



List of albums, with selected details
Title Album details Peak chart positions
Wider Screen 77

Extended Plays[edit]

List of EP, with selected details
Title Album details Peak chart positions
  • Released: 1996
  • Label: Bark (GRRR123), Mushroom (D13028)
  • Format: CD


List of singles, with selected chart positions
Title Year Peak chart positions Album
"Coppertone" 1996 [A] Testrider
"Furious" 1997 205 Wider Screen
"It's Not Real" 1998 141
"Sonic Boy" -


  1. ^ "Coppertone" was released as a radio only single, which was ineligible to chart in 1996


  1. ^ "1997: 11th Annual ARIA Awards". ARIA. Archived from the original on 11 February 2009. Retrieved 9 December 2008.
  2. ^ "The ARIA Australian Top 100 Albums Chart – Week Ending 04 Oct 1998". (original document published by ARIA). Retrieved 29 April 2017.
  3. ^ "Response from ARIA re: chart inquiry, received 18 August 2017". Retrieved 18 August 2017.
  4. ^ "Furious":"Response from ARIA re: chart inquiry, received 19 September 2017". Retrieved 19 September 2017., "It's Not Real""Response from ARIA re: chart inquiry, received 28 April 2017". Retrieved 29 April 2017.