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Oui Love Psych Made In France @ Birthdays, 21st September

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Oui Love Psych Made In France @ Birthdays, 21st September

The third Oui Love night is coming up on the 21st September at Birthdays in Dalston, in partnership with Rockfeedback and The Line of Best Fit.

This time it will be something of a warm-up for Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia (known to its friends as Liverpool Psych Fest), with one of the bands – Aquaserge – going on to play the festival and two others, Marietta and Dead Sea, providing ample evidence of the depth of France’s psych scene.

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24/07/2017
24/07/2017
Flashback to Oui Love #2

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Flashback to Oui Love #2

The third Oui Love night, once again in collaboration with Rockfeedback and The Line of Best Fit, is set to be announced shortly. While you’re waiting, you can have a look back at some visual highlights from the previous night in May.

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Jain ‘Dynabeat’

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Jain ‘Dynabeat’

Jain has unveiled a video for disco track 'Dynabeat', originally a bonus on the deluxe version of her Zanaka album. The new video was shot in Bangkok and directed by Greg & Lio, who had already directed 'Come' and 'Makeba's videos. Once again, it shows the singer's original visual identity through fantastic special effects and settings....

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10/07/2017
10/07/2017
Papooz @ Moth Club

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Papooz @ Moth Club

Following an appearance at The Great Escape and a sold-out show at Sebright Arms, pop duo Papooz are coming back to London for a new date, 25th September at Moth Club.Based around the duo of Ulysse Cottin and Armand Penicaut, Papooz pair jangly guitars with brisk, danceable rhythms and an uncanny knack for memorable hooks.See below for a link to buy tickets. ...

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06/07/2017
06/07/2017
Cléa Vincent ‘Samba’

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Cléa Vincent ‘Samba’

Synth/disco-pop singer Cléa Vincent has released a new video for the effortlessly summery track 'Samba', from her Tropi-Cléa EP. Directed by Solène Azoulay, the video employs a combination of choreography and animation to whisk us away to an earthly paradise, and the breezy tune matches Vincent's charmingly unaffected vocals....

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03/07/2017
03/07/2017
Christine & The Queens Collaborates With Mura Masa

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Christine & The Queens Collaborates With Mura Masa

You can now hear the official audio of the track that was premiered on Annie Mac's BBC Radio 1 show as the 'Hottest Record In The World', 'Second 2 None', which sees Christine and the Queens' Heloïse Letissier collaborating with hot producer Mura Masa. He told Annie Mac that he "sent her a looping, Bollywood string sample thing, and she wrote a whole song with it."  ...

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99 Trees ’21st Century’

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99 Trees ’21st Century’

Paris-based pop duo 99 Trees, comprised of Danish-born Pia Blixen and Axel Concato, have released their debut EP 21st Century on Bleepmachine (also home to Pi Ja Ma and Bosco Rogers) . The four-track EP was mixed by Claudius Mittendorfer in NYC (Temples, Weezer, YAK), and brings the harmonies and guitars of 60s pop into a modern setting with some fresh, electronic touches to deliver a fizzing, bittersweet rush....

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28/06/2017
28/06/2017
Her ‘Blossom Roses’

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Her ‘Blossom Roses’

Following two videos for 'Queens' and 'Swim', the duo Her have unveiled a video for single 'Blossom Roses', from latest EP Her Tape #2. The band didn't appear in their last two videos, but this one sees the band head to the seaside in Dinard in Brittany, their homeland, wearing their traditional suits. It was directed by Liswaya, former Artistic Director for Dior, Louis Vuitton, Cartier and more.Her will release live EP, Her Live Tape #2, on...

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22/06/2017
22/06/2017
‘Made In France’ Artists at Glastonbury

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‘Made In France’ Artists at Glastonbury

If you're heading to Glastonbury this weekend (or following on TV), don't forget to look out for a host of top-notch French or French-signed artists. Audiences will be treated to sets from Phoenix, Jain, Justice, Fakear, Roscius, Naya, Oumou Sangare (on French label No Format) and Parcels (signed to Kitsuné).To get you in the mood, here's Parcels' brand new single - a dream collaboration with Daft Punk! ...

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Lomboy ‘Loverboy’

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Lomboy ‘Loverboy’

Lomboy, featuring French and Japanese musicians and led by Austrian Tanja Frinta,  recently signed to Parisian label Cracki Records, have unveiled the dreamy single 'Loverboy' with a video. This romantic, Japan-inspired single (with a video directed by Mateusz Bialecki) is their first new music since their debut EP in 2016, and the next EP is due in October 2017.https://youtu.be/eipN_3VnY7M...

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15/06/2017
15/06/2017