Vitesse Records

fine records from Lausanne, Switzerland



Stepping out of her folky past, Laure Betris (aka Kassette) unleashes a beast of an album! This, my friends, is heavy blues power. She slides and slips like a snake and stomps like a dinosaur, she hurls a ton of riffs while sugarcoating you with her sweet sweet voice. Kassette! Witness a Cream/The Kills  battle of the giants. Mountain taking on Jon Spencer. Shannon Wright beating up Joh... ...more


Ultima Necat

Stepping into the space left vacant by the great fallen heroes of two decades ago, Ventura give us their third album, Ultima Necat. The record is once again a beautiful slab of early nineties rock, a piece of history boldly reinterpreted by the three nicest mean bastards this side of the pond. Think Hum, cause the guitars are heavy. Think Come, cause the vocals slide gracefully. Think Shella... ...more

The Animen


First album from the amazing Animen, from Geneva, Switzerland. Old-school licks, an elegant attitude and flawless references (think Otis Redding jamming with The Sonics), The Animen just ooze class. They look smart, they play tight and they write the kind of songs that will keep you awake at night. Nothing could be more beautiful than five young men sticking it to mainstream rock with a coll... ...more

La Gale

La Gale

Head mistress of the Lausanne punk-rap scene, La Gale is Vitesse Records' first full blown recording artist. True to her name (la gale does mean scabies, for all of you dermatology fans out there) her lyrics are (a)socially (im)pertinent, (sur)realistic or mean(ingful). The words darkly flow on a wave of rancid, crazy old school electro beats courtesy of Christian Pahud, the man behind accla... ...more

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