Some PIAS Records You Should Buy // Donate to PIAS
As reported earlier there was a fire last night at the SonyDADC warehouse which services the physical distribution for PIAS in the UK and Ireland. This will have a major impact on independent labels everywhere, many of whom we deal with every day. We don't wan't anyone to go under due to this.
We've deicded to put together a quick list of about 10 records you should buy. Each image will click through to the labels shop to buy the record.
These 10 records are just a drop in the ocean of the amazing records you could choose from, but if you feel lost and want to help out, feel free to use our recommendations as a guide. Or alternatively, head to the bottom and donate via paypal.
Buying a record will help the labels we all love, and you'll get some music too.
Sarabeth Tucek - 'Get Well Soon
Air France - 'No Way Down'
Active Child - 'Curtis Lane' EP
Colourmusic - 'My _____ Is Pink'
Timber Timbre - 'Creep On Creepin' On'
Ty Segall - 'Goodbye Bread'
Mazes - 'A Thousand Heys'
Bill Wells & Aidan Moffat - 'Everything's Getting Older'
JJ - 'jj n? 2'
Future Islands - 'In Evening Air'
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