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DyE – She’s Bad (feat. Egyptian Lover)

If the name DyE sounds vaguely familiar to you it’s probably because his trippy, outstanding and completely fucked up NSFW video “Fantasy” is still burned into your subconsciousness. Still not ringing any bells? Feel free to check it out again if you … Continue reading

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Sébastien Tellier – L’amour naissant

The video for “L’amour naissant” (roughly translated “the budding romance”) features a priest and a woman running towards each other on a beach as if to romantically embrace (think: The Thorn Birds), but camera tricks and editing make it so … Continue reading

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Lizzy Mercier Descloux – Fire

1979 was a magical year when disco had sex with punk music and the resulting child was named New Wave. And as everyone knows when the French do it, it’s way sexier.

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Anoraak – Made Up

Paris based trio Anoraak have released a new video for their as yet unreleased song “Made Up” from their upcoming as yet still unnamed debut album, which I think perfectly captures that feeling of going into the city late at … Continue reading

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Noir Cœur – Wet Souls / Hizzouse

One of my favorite new discoveries lately is Noir Cœur, a surf rock/synth pop duo from France who make dreamy, fuzzed-out music for the beach. You can’t help but hear the waves crashing in your head when you listen to … Continue reading

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Sébastien Tellier – Cochon Ville (Live)

Sébastien Tellier teaches a masters class on how one rocks out a live TV appearance when he appeared here on Grand Journal. Is this not the most badass live performance you’ve ever seen someone do on broadcast television? God, I … Continue reading

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Yacht – Le Goudron

From the song’s Soundcloud page: “”Le Goudron” is a surrealist revolutionary song originally recorded in 1969 by Brigitte Fontaine with The Art Ensemble of Chicago; YACHT has reinvented its naive-apocalyptic candor for a neon-soaked dance floor, our preferred autonomous zone.” … Continue reading

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