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La Femme’s ‘What The France’ Playlist

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La Femme’s ‘What The France’ Playlist

Ahead of their appearances at two German festivals, Pop Kultur and c/o pop, psych-disco-surf pop heroes La Femme have compiled a special playlist of their French inspirations for What The France.

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07/08/2017
07/08/2017
Phoenix Cover Christophe

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Phoenix Cover Christophe

Phoenix are sharing two tracks recorded for a Spotify Singles session at Spotify Studios in New York City. The first is a version of ‘J-Boy’, the lead single from latest album Ti Amo, but it’s accompanied by a cover of French legend Christophe’s 1978 deadbeat anthem ‘Un Peu Menteur’.

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02/08/2017
02/08/2017
Tagada Jones – London & Rebellion Festival Shows

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Tagada Jones – London & Rebellion Festival Shows

Attention punk fans! Breton legends Tagada Jones, who formed back in 1993 and who have incorporated elements of industrial and metal over the years, are playing a couple of dates in the UK.

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01/08/2017
01/08/2017
Herman Dune ‘Crazy Blue’

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Herman Dune ‘Crazy Blue’

Cult ‘anti-folk’ heroes Herman Dune have released a new video for ‘Crazy Blue’, part of a two-track release that also includes ‘Down By The Jacaranda’.

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28/07/2017
28/07/2017
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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Liverpool Psych Fest

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Liverpool Psych Fest

Once again several of France’s finest purveyors of mind-altering, ear-melting pop are making their way to the Liverpool International Festival of Psychedelia on 22nd and 23rd September.

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Melanie De Biasio ‘Gold Junkies’

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Melanie De Biasio ‘Gold Junkies’

French-signed Belgian singer Melanie De Biasio has released the track 'Gold Junkies', from the upcoming third album Lillies, out on 6th October 2017 on PIAS. The album is mixed by Catherine Marks (PJ Harvey, Foals) and mastered by John Davis (FKA Twigs, Lana Del Rey). Previous album, No Deal, was highly acclaimed for its elegance and sheer originality (The Guardian called it "dark" and "transcendent") and was followed by the epic 25-minute sin...

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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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Bantam Lyons ‘Oh Cordelia!’ EP

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Bantam Lyons ‘Oh Cordelia!’ EP

After performing at the Oui Love Night #1 and at The Great Escape Festival, emotive Gallic rock four-piece Bantam Lyons have released their EP Oh Cordélia! exclusively in the UK on Kshantu Records. It is composed of three tracks, including 'When Lips Turn Purple'. Watch the video below....

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25/05/2017
25/05/2017