Patti Smith Musicalarue playing guitar

Musicalarue 2019 : Patti Smith puts a spell on France!

Monday, August 19, 2019

So we attended Festival Musicalarue a few days ago and it was exceptional. The event was celebrating its 30th birthday and decided to go big by inviting Patti Smith, the beloved priestess/poetess/mother of punk. It was an opportunity we just could'n't miss! Well, to be honest, we nearly blew it: the very day we planned to ...

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Garbage Cognac Blues Passions Shirley Manson on her knees raising her arm

Garbage sets Cognac Blues Passions on fire!

Friday, July 12, 2019

Behold, our beloved Queen, Shirley Manson from Garbage! The very one who changed our life as teens and made us who we are today: stupid girls.😜 There's is no word to describe the way we felt the first time we heard "Only happy when it rains" on the radio, decades ago. This song set our minds ...

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Pete Doherty Street Art

Peter Doherty and The PutaMadres : our Review

Thursday, May 16, 2019

We finally gave a listen to Pete Doherty's first LP with the Puta Madres, after days of coward hesitation. We hate to admit it, but Pete's work can be unpredictable and we always fear the eager anticipation might turn into some kind of disappointment, even though it's rarely been the ...

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Melody Nelson Vinyl

This is the story of… Melody Nelson

Friday, April 26, 2019

Here's one of our favorite albums by Serge Gainsbourg "L'histoire de Melody Nelson" - the story of Melody Nelson - a beautiful, bold, album covered by numerous artists, including Placebo who did a terrific job. .Gainsbourg was inspired by Nabokov's Lolita when he created the character of Melody Nelson to unveil the French bourgeoisie hypocrisy. ...

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Without You I'm Nothing Yellow Vinyl

Without You I’m Nothing : 5 facts to rediscover this classic

Friday, March 22, 2019

We woke up today with an old friend in mind, Without You I'm Nothing by Placebo, and we thought it was about time we gave it a new listen. Back in the days, when we still had braces and Doc Martens, we listened to the CD on repeat on our stereo and Placebo was the ...

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Get Tragic Vinyl

Review : Blood Red Shoes Get Tragic!

Monday, February 11, 2019

We have to admit it : being part of a duo is tough. It is like standing with your friend on top of a volcano. You never know what is going to hurt you the most : lava, or the fact that your dear friend pushed you in it. That's probably how Laura-Mary Carter and ...

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