“Can you imagine if we were to film Justin Timberlake one day?” It’s a childish game, a universal one, as naive as essential. We tell each other stories, we fantasize […]
It will be our last Soirée de Poche of the year, an old school one, with an artist that we’ve been following and loving for so long now, and that […]
Never take level 5 at Trois fois plus de piment.
Bon Iver was there, along with Damien Rice, Aaron and Bryce Dessner, My Brightest Diamond, Mouse on Mars, Kings of Convenience, The Staves, two Alt-J members, and so many others. More than a hundred musicians gathered in Berlin for the most amazing, crazy, free spirit festival you can imagine. We were there too, and we brought back some great videos.
3 bands, 2 collabs, 1 cover, confettis everywhere, a lot of happy faces, a flying birthday cake and an unforgettable 50th Soirée de Poche that you can now watch on Arte Concert.
It was a June evening at Le Comptoir Général in Paris. Alicia Keys played an outstanding Concert à Emporter, with no mic, no speaker, just a Rhodes, a double-bass, and a few fans. And we are incredibly proud of this film.
No guitar were harmed during the shoot.
San Francisco’s Treasure Island Music Festival, which marked its tenth and final year on said island this October before, as is rumored, heading to Oakland, has long made a point […]
I remember the first time I met Tom very well. It was the day WU LYF’s Go Tell Fire to the Mountain went out, and we ended up – God […]
Sasha Siem, apart from being the finest tour guide in all of her Majesty’s kingdom, is a writer, singer and multi-instrumentalist with a new album set to be released October […]
When I said “see you tomorrow”, they replied “maybe”. I have to admit that we trapped Money big time: the appointment was at 8am on a very cold February morning […]
You leave a band on a sunny afternoon in front of a small venue, and next thing you know, they’re playing stadiums. Last time we were with Mumford & Sons, […]
They were the first band featured in our “And Now Watch Them Grow” serie and in a couple of months, Wedding have grown quickly. The duo, half-Mancunian, half-Berliner, just signed […]
Last summer, we invited artists from the Montreux Jazz Festival line-up to cover songs that have built the festival’s history. The result is here, in the form of a film made to celebrate the festival’s 50th anniversary.
What is more exciting than picking up bands at an early stage ? When first demos get released, when first EPs are spread all over the internet hoping that a small label will noticed them, or that a bigger one – for the luckiest ones – will approach them. What if The Lemon Twigs was instantly becoming your new favourite band?
It was at The Great Escape last year. Brighton was surprisingly sunny, and I was walking to one of the festival’s venues to go watch a musician I had discovered a […]
What is more exciting than picking up bands at an early stage ? When first demos get released, when first EPs are spread all over the internet hoping that a small label will noticed them, or that a bigger one – for the luckiest ones – will approach them. What if Albert B. was instantly becoming your new favourite band?
Episode 3 of Fractured Air’s monthly mix on Blogothèque which includes music from Iggy Pop, Kevin Morby, Benoît Pioulard, Max Richter, Sarah Neufeld and many more.