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So Sexy? It Hurts: The Confounding Afterlife Of Right Said Fred’s “I’m Too Sexy”

So here's what we know: Taylor Swift interpolated (or lifted) the cadence from Right Said Fred's 1991 pop-house hit "I'm Too Sexy" for the hook…
Nate Patrin | August 28, 2017 - 10:50 am

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Kero Kero Bonito – “Trampoline” (Saint Etienne Remix)

For the last month, Kero Kero Bonito have been sharing new remixes of tracks off last year's Bonito Generation from the likes of Frankie Cosmos
James Rettig | May 30, 2017 - 10:04 am


Saint Etienne – “Magpie Eyes”

English indie-dance outfit Saint Etienne released their last album Words And Music By Saint Etienne all the way back in 2012. Thankfully, the trio are…
Pranav Trewn | April 11, 2017 - 10:00 am

Sarah Cracknell – “On The Swings”

The last time Sarah Cracknell put out a solo album it was 1997, so Red Kite is technically her first record in 18 years. Of…
Caitlin White | April 15, 2015 - 12:23 pm

Boat Club – “Memories (Saint Etienne Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Boat Club, aka Magnus Wahlstrom and Andreas Christakis, is a balearic pop act from Gothenberg, the Swedish city that gave us a shitload of metal…
Chris DeVille | November 20, 2013 - 12:01 pm

El Perro Del Mar – “Walk On By” (Saint Etienne Remix)

Wistful British polyglots Saint Etienne are originators in the cosmopolitan-dancepop game, and lately, Swedish pop artist El Perro Del Mar has been walking the aesthetic…
Tom Breihan | October 19, 2012 - 8:47 am

Saint Etienne – “Just Friends” (Amy Winehouse Cover)

July 23 will mark the one-year anniversary of Amy Winehouse's passing, and in tribute, Q Magazine will include with their UK print edition a CD…
Michael Nelson | July 12, 2012 - 4:57 pm

Saint Etienne – “I’ve Got Your Music (Golden Filter Remix)”

Cosmopolitan British dance-pop pioneers Saint Etienne have a new album called Words And Music By Saint Etienne coming out later this month, and we've already…
Tom Breihan | May 7, 2012 - 3:46 pm

Saint Etienne – “Answer Song”

In May, one of the UK's classic '90s electro-pop groups Saint Etienne will release their eighth LP, with the rather legally descriptive title Words And
Amrit Singh | April 24, 2012 - 9:32 am

Stream The Pains Of Being Pure At Heart Acid Reflex Remix EP

For Record Store Day, the Pains Of Being Pure At Heart will put out a four-track remix EP called Acid Reflex, from which we've already…
Corban Goble | February 27, 2012 - 5:30 pm

Saint Etienne – “Tonight” Video

Last month, the adventurous London dance-pop trio Saint Etienne returned with "Tonight," their first new single in a very long time. And now they've made…
Tom Breihan | February 21, 2012 - 9:13 am

Saint Etienne – “Tonight”

The London trio Saint Etienne spent the '90s blessing the world with a cosmopolitan but still somehow extremely British form of literate, emotive techno-pop. They…
Tom Breihan | January 24, 2012 - 12:56 pm

Photos From ATP Bowlie 2 Curated By Belle & Sebastian

The Belle & Sebastian-curated ATP Bowlie 2 took place earlier this week (December 10-12) at Butlins Holiday Centre, Minehead. (In 1999 B&S curated The Bowlie…
Brandon Stosuy | December 14, 2010 - 1:10 pm

Kisses – “People Can Do The Most Amazing Things (Pete Wiggs of Saint Etienne Remix)” (Stereogum Premiere)

Kisses (Princeton's Jesse Kivel and Zinzi Edmundson) last did "Bermuda," an airy summer single and a nice introduction to the band. "People Can Do The…
jessica | July 9, 2010 - 10:24 am

New Saint Etienne – “This Is Tomorrow”

While we're talking Alison ... holy Goldfrapp. The new tune posted at UK vets Saint Etienne's MySpace grooves an airy shuffle reminiscent in spirit to…
Stereogum | January 8, 2008 - 10:07 am