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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

Remix Agar Agar!

Given that their upcoming show at La Gaité Lyrique in Paris on 27th September is already sold out, electro pop duo Agar Agar have decided to celebrate by giving something back to their fans as a gesture of thanks. For the occasion, they've shared the stems of 'I Am That Guy', from their debut EP Cardan, that anyone can remix and send to the band.The stems are available here: http://bit.ly/2qreCxxAnd the remix can be sent to: info@cra...

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04/05/2017
04/05/2017

Phoenix ‘J-Boy’

Phoenix have unveiled 'J-Boy', the lead single from their first album since 2013, Ti Amo, recorded with Pierrick Devin in Paris's music and digital arts hub La Gaîté Lyrique. Following up on 2013's Bankrupt!, the band have announced the 10-track album's release date (9th June) and a massive series of world tour dates, including one in London on 30th September at Alexandra Palace. As 'J-Boy' demonstrates, the band's pop chops are as sharp ...

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02/05/2017
02/05/2017

KillASon ‘Strange The World’

You should be hearing a lot more about the French rapper with impeccable English and a serious hip-hop dance pedigree soon, but in the meantime we can concentrate on his music (produced by KillASon himself) which doesn't sound an awful lot like anything else going on in the French rap scene - and that isn't just because he chooses to rap in English. It's also down to reference points that include OutKast and West Coast US hip-hop. As a taster, ha...

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28/02/2017
28/02/2017

Rémi Parson & Requin Chagrin ‘Brexit’

The most recent free Bandcamp compilation from France's redoubtable La Souterraine collective is called Sainte Pop (a play on the French pronunciation of synth pop). It features a notable collaboration between London-based lo-fi pop producer Rémi Parson and surf-y indie-rock four-piece Requin Chagrin called 'Brexit'. Rather than a direct protest song, it's a melancholy reflection on troubled times, sung across the divide of the Channel - "We'll...

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13/02/2017
13/02/2017