Posts by Records Abroad

Faws – Paper Jam

Sounding like a luminary of Burial, Faws takes more than just his sonic cues from London’s most famous proponent of ambient dubstep; he also keeps his identify close to his chest. Having released his debut EP Antonym in December of 2011, let’s hope there’s plenty more in store for this anonymous and prodigious talent. Artist: [...]

La Vida Boheme – Radio Capital

If the Rapture were born in Caracas, Venezuela, there’s a very good chance they’d have been La Vida Boheme. That said, there’s an unmistakable South American buoyancy to their indie rock jams – which recently had crowds jumping at SXSW in Austin. Artist: La Vida Boheme Track: Radio Capital Label: All Of The Above Country: Venezuela More: [...]

Moscow Olympics – Keeping The Avenues Open

Moscow Olympics is so remarkably in the vein of Swedish shoegazers like The Radio Dept., Mary Onettes and The Tough Alliance, that it’s almost unfathomable to believe they hail from the Philippines. Having released their debut in 2008 – and nothing since – this re-recording of Keeping The Avenues Open from late 2011 is a powerful reminder [...]

Ori Avni – Vittal Station

Sounding like a cross between Explosions In The Sky and Pink Floyd in their more mellow moments, Israeli artist Ori Avni is a treat for any post-rock fan. Vittal Station is flush with gorgeous piano and guitar, having been produced and mixed by Marko Gurkan in Tel Aviv. More info: Bandcamp // Facebook // Twitter