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Grand Corps Malade’s ‘What The France’ playlist

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Grand Corps Malade’s ‘What The France’ playlist

France’s best known slam poet Grand Corps Malade has selected some of his favourite ‘made in France’ tracks for What The France.

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30/11/2017
30/11/2017
KillASon ‘Blow’

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KillASon ‘Blow’

The French rapper with impeccable English returns with a rocky new track.

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24/11/2017
24/11/2017
MHD Joins the Boy Better Know Takeover

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MHD Joins the Boy Better Know Takeover

French Afro-Trap pioneer MHD is joining the best of London’s grime scene at the O2 Arena.

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23/08/2017
23/08/2017
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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MHD ‘Bravo’

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MHD ‘Bravo’

After a double platinum-certified debut album and a recent slot at the M.I.A-curated Meltdown, Afro Trap pioneer MHD has released 'Bravo', the first single from his next album, due in September 2017. It sees MHD once again collaborating with Dany Synthé, who worked on the first album.In addition to 'Bravo', MHD will also feature on Afro Trap Volume 1, a multi-artist compilation curated by Artside (MHD’s label), out on 14th July. Tracklis...

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20/06/2017
20/06/2017
New French Names For Great Escape & Liverpool Sound City

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New French Names For Great Escape & Liverpool Sound City

The final French acts have been announced for The Great Escape festival while first have just been unveiled for Liverpool Sound City. The last four artists added to The Great Escape's line up are Fishbach, Julien Gasc, Møme  and Papooz, joining the other names previously announced. For Liverpool Sound City, it's KillASon, Clément Bazin, Cleo T and Rocky. A host of exciting names that promise to make it a great year for live music made in Fr...

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Oui Love #2 @ Birthdays, 17th May

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Oui Love #2 @ Birthdays, 17th May

The second Oui Love night, which is once again in collaboration with Rockfeedback and The Line of Best Fit, is coming up on 17th May and features three new artists to get very excited about.France's new dark star Fishbach mixes DIY synthwave and grandiose mainstream pop; English-language rapper KillASon has killer hooks, inventive production and lyrical dexterity to back up his undeniable charm; and Franco-Welsh duo Fauna Twin create tangle...

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MHD @ Village Underground, 30th March

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MHD @ Village Underground, 30th March

The young pioneer of the 'Afro-Trap' sound, MHD,  began by amassing followers online before crossing over, and now the rising star is looking something more like a cultural phenomenon. Now he's coming over to London for this first UK, so there's chance to see what the fuss is about.30th March Village Underground London...

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16/02/2017
16/02/2017
Music Made In France Rocked The World In 2016

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Music Made In France Rocked The World In 2016

The bureauexport has put together a gorgeous video, soundtracked by Kungs Vs Cookin' On 3 Burners' 'This Girl', showing off some of the global music successes to come out of France last year. It covers artists in genres from pop and dance music to jazz and classical, the emerging Afro-Trap sound courtesy of MHD and even a stage show. As not all of these artists have hit the UK yet you might not be familiar with all of them, so this is the perfec...

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