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A wonderful record that rivals the best traditions of Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin – and quite possibly the strongest to date from French producer/songwriter Benjamin Biolay! The set was co-produced by Benjamin and his wife Chiara Mastroianni – done in a mellow approach that ... read moreCD
Beautiful work from Jane Birkin – working very firmly here away from the ghost of Serge Gainsbourg, in a mix of English and French language tunes arranged by Gonzales, and featuring contributions from Beth Gibbons, Johnny Marr, Jamie Lidell, Mocky, and others! The sound has some nice touches ... read moreCD
There's a nice undercurrent of fuzz in this lovely album from Francoiz Breut – kind of a rumbling, brooding sound that's a wonderful counterbalance for her softer-styled vocals! The fuzz comes not just from guitar, but from keyboards too – rumbling up from the bottom to create a ... read moreCD
Beautiful work from French singer Elodie Frege – an artist whose music is as lovely as she looks on the cover! Elodie's working here under the direction of producer Benjamin Biolay – the artist whose talents had such a strong effect on the sound of Keren Ann and Coralie Clement – ... read moreCD