PORCELAIN RAFT | Unless You Speak … (Video)

Porcelain Raft’s video for “Unless You Speak From Your Heart” was accidentally posted live last week on vimeo, and like a handful of other music sites I put it up here at Their Bated Breath. But it was really meant for today. Anyway, Porcelain Raft’s PR folks were wonderful about it. Seriously. E-mailed everyone who…

PORCELAIN RAFT | Unless You Speak From Your Heart

Porcelain Raft posted a second single from off his upcoming release, “Strange Weekend”. The song, “Unless You Speak From Your Heart”, follows “Put Me to Sleep” and it’s video. Porcelain Raft’s debut album will be out January 23rd in the UK and on Jan. 24th in the U.S. via Secretly Canadian. Read archived Their Bated…

PORCELAIN RAFT | Put Me to Sleep (Video)

Porcelain Raft’s debut album “Strange Weekend” is out January 23rd in the UK and on Jan. 24th in the U.S. via Secretly Canadian. Here’s a new video for the fatalistic track, “Put Me to Sleep”, directed by Porcelain Raft’s Mauro Remiddi. If this first single is any hint as to the rest of the record,…

PORCELAIN RAFT | Come As You Are (Nirvana)

Porcelain Raft posted a cover of Nirvana’s “Come As You Are” on bandcamp. But it’s more like a re-working, than a straight cover. Yeah, the melody is there. There’s a familiarity we all have to the songs of “Nevermind”. Porcelain Raft buries the vocals in echoed reverb, drags the song into a kind of hazy…

PORCELAIN RAFT | ‘I Found a Way’ Video

I’ve always loved this Porcelain Raft track, with its pairing of subtle guitar strumming and windy echoed textures. Its prettiness rests on a muffled and disintegrating aesthetic. So good. Here’s a new video for “I Found a Way”. — David D. Robbins Jr. Porcelain Raft “I Found a Way”, posted with vodpod

COME CLOSER | Porcelain Raft

WELCOME TO THE DAYDREAM: This track is so damn good. Porcelain Raft’s beautiful track, “Come Closer”, will be included on the A-side of his newest release, “Ghosts of The Perfect Language”, which will be available on cassette sometime in mid-January via sixteentambourines. But you’ll want to be quick about it, because there are only going to…

FLOATING ABOVE CHAOS | Porcelain Raft

UNLIMITED TALENT: It doesn’t take long after hearing Porcelain Raft’s (aka Mauro Remiddi) music before you realize this Italy-born songwriter does things his own way. On his bandcamp site he has two EPs, “Curve” and “Gone Blind”, a single entitled “Stained Glass” and an online album, “Collection of Porcelain” that has become a temporary repository…