Russian Red is the moniker of Spanish chanteuse, Lourdes Hernández. She recently unveiled her music video for her latest post-punk influenced, piano-pop (ish) single “Casper,” the first off her new album Agent Cooper. Directed by Diego Hurtado de Mendoz, the video is a story about a girl who waits for a boyfriend that never arrives.
A well renowned figure in Spain’s music scene, Russian Red’s music is performed in English. She released her debut studio album I Love Your Glasses in 2008 and achieved Gold Record status in Spain. In 2011 she released her second LP, Fuerteventura, via Sony Music. Her music has been included as part of commercials, TV series and movie soundtracks. She recently showcased at this year’s South by Southwest.
Watch the music video for “Casper” from Russian Red below.