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Progress Report: Mauro Remiddi — the man behind the raft — discusses putting the finishing touches on Porcelain Raft’s highly anticipated debut album.

Mauro Remiddi is a very friendly Italian man currently living in New York. If you are to believe his press clippings, Remiddi has done everything from… More »

Back again with another monthly mix which, per its title, you should continue to expect monthly. We’re glad you guys enjoyed the last installment, and thoroughly appreciate the feedback. In case you missed October’s launch, the idea here is to offer a concentrated compendium of the finest recent freely available MP3s, selected from (though not… More »

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Preview Gaspar Claus’ One Night Stand, A New LP Feat. Sufjan Stevens, Bryce Dessner, Porcelain Raft

In 2012, French cellist Gaspar Claus gathered a group of musicians in Brooklyn to create something in a single night. The session featured some key…
Caitlin White | May 22, 2015 - 1:14 pm

Porcelain Raft – “Half Awake”

Mauro Remiddi's hazy synthpop is only half the story when it comes to his new Porcelain Raft EP Half Awake. Like all music born on…
Caitlin White | May 20, 2015 - 11:45 am

Porcelain Raft – “All In My Head” (Stereogum Premiere)

For his latest trick, Porcelain Raft mastermind Mauro Remiddi is issuing a new EP on a brand new label of his own. Remiddi's Half Awake
Chris DeVille | April 27, 2015 - 11:36 am

Porcelain Raft – “Closed Eye Vision”

Porcelain Raft has shared a new song called "Closed Eye Vision," a short and sparse piano ballad that gently picks up steam throughout. Mauro Remiddi…
James Rettig | November 12, 2014 - 4:24 pm

Porcelain Raft – “The Way Out” Video

Twitchy synthpopper Porcelain Raft will release the new album Permanent Signal in a few weeks, and the new video for the single "The Way Out"
Tom Breihan | August 5, 2013 - 11:47 am

Porcelain Raft – “The Way Out”

The Italian-born and New York-based hazy synthpopper Mauro Remiddi, who records as Porcelain Raft, is coming back next month with his sophomore album Permanent Signal,…
Tom Breihan | July 10, 2013 - 2:32 pm

Porcelain Raft – “Think Of The Ocean”

Mauro Remiddi, bka Porcelain Raft, returns this year with his sophomore full-length Permanent Signal. Our first taste of the album is "Think Of The Ocean,"
Claire Lobenfeld | June 19, 2013 - 1:21 pm

Porcelain Raft – “The Way In” Video

Here's the spectral clip for Porcelain Raft's "The Way In," a lo-fi production featuring eerie projected film strips, lots of shadows and a short appearance…
Corban Goble | July 5, 2012 - 9:49 am

Porcelain Raft – “Drifting In And Out” Video

Mauro Remiddi, who records hazy falsetto-assisted synthpop as Porcelain Raft, has already released video for "Unless You Speak From Your Heart" and "Something In Between,"
Tom Breihan | April 3, 2012 - 12:51 pm

Porcelain Raft – “Something In Between” Video

Earlier this year, Porcelain Raft put out "Something In Between," the second single from his recently released Strange Weekend. That single will see a physical…
Corban Goble | February 13, 2012 - 2:03 pm

Oupa Covers Porcelain Raft

Yuck frontman Daniel Blumberg sometimes records solo as Oupa; we recently posted his Smog cover. And now he's teamed up with one Tony Crow to…
Tom Breihan | February 8, 2012 - 2:57 pm

Porcelain Raft – “Unless You Speak From Your Heart” Video

A couple of weeks ago, Porcelain Raft (Mauro Remiddi) teased his upcoming Strange Weekend with the woozy pop of "Unless You Speak From Your Heart,"
Corban Goble | January 25, 2012 - 10:36 am

Porcelain Raft – “Put Me To Sleep” Video

In the video for his gorgeously ebbing and flowing new-wave single "Put Me To Sleep," Porcelain Raft's Mauro Remiddi emerges fully clothed from what looks…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2011 - 1:59 pm

Porcelain Raft – “Put Me To Sleep”

Porcelain Raft, the London-via-Rome man born Mauro Remiddi, goes on tour opening from M83 throughout Europe from January to March. This is not bad for…
Amrit Singh | November 3, 2011 - 10:36 am

Porcelain Raft – “Come As You Are” (Nirvana Cover)

It's the season of the Nirvana tribute, and London-based lo-fi dude Porcelain Raft is offering up his own: A spindly, fragile cover of "Come As…
Tom Breihan | September 14, 2011 - 3:33 pm

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Come March every year, the same questions are asked, retreaded thought pieces get pitched: What does it mean to have a music industry festival in…
Stereogum | March 16, 2011 - 9:10 am

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... and then it was 2011. Hopefully your New Year's celebration involved doing something more celebratory than being berated by a solo Ariel Pink from
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Porcelain Raft – “Tip Of Your Tongue” (Keep Shelly In Athens Remix)

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brandon | December 13, 2010 - 12:21 pm