Joyeux Le Quatorze Juillet, tout le monde!
Pardon my Franglish, but it's Bastille Day tomorrow, so feel free to eat some cake and go raid a prison or something-- just leave your guillotine at home. La Fête Nationale celebrates the French Revolution on the anniversary of the storming of the Bastil ... More >>
William Fucking ReedReed deejays Sticky Fingers every Friday night at Bar Smith. For more info, visit Sticky Fingers' official website.
When you put your key in the ignition and turn on the radio, what station would play right now? Currently, my car radio defaults to KWSS 106.7-FM, which hosts ... More >>
You can check out the local artist and fashion designer's work here. When you put your key in the ignition and turn on the radio, what station would play right now? NPR. I love keeping up on the news, but they also have so many great stories on culture, in ... More >>
A scene from A Heroic LifeI didn't make it out to the French pop spectacular at FilmBar on Saturday night, but the pics posted on Facebook got me super-pumped to catch Serge Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life.
Non-documentary or concert films are tough to pull off (those are, too) but when a movie ... More >>
Gainsbourg probably related to Popeye's "I yam what I yam" statement. The 2010 biopic Serge Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life, about the legendary French singer and general scoundrel, is coming to downtown hot-spot FilmBar next month.Though the film won't premier at the theater until the "last week ... More >>
revolveraz.comSince 2007, Revolver Records has kept its racks full of music elation with a vast collection of vinyl, CDs and DVDs. Their website boasts that the shop carries more than 25,000 new and used LPs, providing Phoenicians with plenty of ways to fill their ears with euphoria. Find out ... More >>
British Sea Power - Valhalla DancehallNot much -- if any -- new music is being released today, so I must jump ahead a week an pick and album from that slate of releases. Among those is the fifth album from Brighton indie rockers British Sea Power, Valhalla Dancehall. How does the band follow ... More >>
Jane Birkin and Serge Gainsbourg, Je T'aime...Moi Non PlusLeave it to Revolver Records and their incredibly knowledgeable clientele to remind us of Je T'aime...Moi Non Plus.It's a late '60s album of French duets as sung by two lovers. The brand new re-issue of it is what must have put it all the ... More >>