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Progress Report: Charlotte Gainsbourg

NAME: Charlotte Gainsbourg PROGRESS REPORT:Rehearsing songs from her upcoming album with Beck, titled IRM, out in January. Recorded at The Library, Anonyme, Capitol Studios and…
jessica | October 23, 2009 - 9:10 am

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Kurt Cobain, David Bowie, & Other Rock Stars’ Handwriting Made Into Downloadable Typefaces

The new frontier in rock-star hero worship: fonts.
Chris DeVille | April 9, 2018 - 3:49 pm

Ava Luna – “Ballade De Melody Nelson” (Serge Gainsbourg Cover)

It's been two years since Brooklyn art-poppers Ava Luna released Infinite House, their last album. And their next album won't exactly be theirs. Instead, Ava…
Tom Breihan | November 27, 2017 - 11:56 am

Slim Twig – “Cannabis” (Serge Gainsbourg Cover) Video

Last year, DFA-affiliated Toronto rocker Slim Twig (aka Max Turnbull) covered Serge Gainsbourg's instrumental classic rock opus "Cannabis" just in time for 4/20, and it…
Chris DeVille | April 20, 2016 - 10:46 am

Hear Serge Gainsbourg Covers From Rufus Wainwright, Iggy Pop, Shane MacGowan, Johnny Depp

The legendary French singer/libertine Serge Gainsbourg is a man worth honoring, and a new tribute album called From Lulu To Gainsbourg does just that. Gainsbourg's…
Tom Breihan | November 21, 2011 - 5:29 pm

Scarlett Johansson Covers “Bonnie & Clyde”

Scarlett Johansson plays the role of Bridget Bardot in this remake of "Bonnie & Clyde," where Lulu Gainsbourg sings his father Serge's part in French.
Corban Goble | September 6, 2011 - 9:59 am

Serge Gainsbourg Tribute @ Hollywood Bowl, Hollywood 8/28/11

It was a beautiful evening at the Hollywood Bowl for the KCRW-sponsored tribute to Serge Gainsbourg curated by Beck. The all star line up included…
Andrew Youssef | August 29, 2011 - 9:34 am

The Serge Gainsbourg Biopic Looks Good

This NSFW French-language trailer (via TwentyFourBit) for Joann Sfar'sSerge Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life makes us want to see the film. Mainly because Eric Elmosnino seems…
Brandon Stosuy | November 13, 2009 - 12:49 pm

Scarlet Johansson, Pete Yorn Announce Break Up

Tom Waits and Cure coverer Scarlett Johansson took on Jeff Buckley's "Last Goodbye" for He's Just Not That Into You, but she was lying: She's…
Brandon Stosuy | May 26, 2009 - 10:36 am

Arcade Fire Cover Serge Gainsbourg

Those Arcade Fire kids have been tackling Serge Gainsbourg's ?Poupée de Cire, Poupée de Son? live for a while, so it makes plenty of Francophone…
Stereogum | October 22, 2007 - 11:35 am