Porcelain Raft signs to Secretly Canadian
Porcelain Raft (Maura Remiddi) has announced he's signed with the amazing folks over at Secretly Canadian. With his debut LP expected soon, this pairing seems like a perfect match to us.
To tide you over until the record drops, have a listen to 'Amateur's Feeling' right here:
Today's 'News In Brief' is sponsored by 'thinking their first album was WAY better'. Laura Marling will release her Ethan Johns-produced second album I Speak Because I Can on March 22nd, the follow-up to her Mercury-nominated debut 'Alas I Cannot Swim'. The album will be preceded by new single 'Devil's Spoke' on March 15th. Laura is to release a second album this year with recording starting this March, again with Johns at the helm, scheduled for release in September 2010. ... (continued) [read more]
Fresh from a string of festival shows and some enviable support slots with the likes of Avi Buffalo, Dum Dum Girls, Smith Westerns, Modest Mouse and Dinosaur Jr, lo-fi newcomers Yuck announce their own headline tour this autumn, with some pretty exciting supports of their own. Tour Dates September 14 - London, White Heat (with A Grave With No Name, Slowgun) October 2 â Oxford, The Cellar (with Slowgun) 6 â Brighton, The Hope (with Fanzine) 8 â Bristol, Cooler... (continued) [read more]
Mauro Remiddi, aka Porcelain Raft, has announced that his debut album Strange Weekend will be released on January 24th through Secretly Canadian. [read more]