Tagged: France


Lungu Lungu: Instilling African Confidence

Ghana-based Benjamin Lebrave speaks fluent French and English, and can schmooze in Spanish and Portuguese. He’ll report on new African music every other week. This week, he wrote about Mo Laudi, a South African DJ … read more »

POSTED May 23, 2013 3:49PM IN Lungu Lungu, MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , ,

Milleneufcentquatrevingtquatre: Ties that Bind

Milleneufcentquatrevingtquatre takes a wide view of an iconic French accessory. Their native France may be a mecca for the classic silk scarf, but Milleneufcentquatrevingtquatre designers Amelie Charroin and Marie Colin-Madan’s found themselves singing a love … read more »

POSTED November 8, 2012 11:00AM IN STYLE NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , , , ,

Itemized: Fafi O’Clock Swatch

Every week a different FADER staff member will pick a clothing item or accessory that he or she has lately been spending a lot of time with—or would like to—and write a little love letter … read more »

POSTED April 17, 2012 1:30PM IN ITEMIZED TAGS: , , ,

Live: Drake in Paris

Temporary Parisian, Parker Bruce, saw Drake this week at Palais Omnisports de Paris-Bercy. These are his thoughts. As I’ve been told a few times while living here, Parisian concert audiences are hard to crack. You … read more »

POSTED April 10, 2012 1:30PM IN MUSIC NEWS Comments (1) TAGS: , ,

Who’ll be the Next Raf Simons?

The annual The Hyères International Festival of Fashion & Photography opened April 29th in France and will run throughout the month of May. In addition to exhibiting photographers and designers that are well regarded in … read more »

POSTED May 3, 2011 4:30PM IN ART+CULTURE TAGS: , , , ,

Photo: Faces of the Roma

In mid-August, French president Nicolas Sarkozy and his government began deporting local Roma residents, or Gypsies as they are known, to Romania and Bulgaria and demolishing their camps in response to clashes between the itinerant … read more »

POSTED August 30, 2010 2:30PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS Comments (3) TAGS: , ,

Le Blog Fou d’Ed Banger

A member of The FADER editorial staff spent part of his holiday break in Paris, and the one thing he bemoaned more than anything was the lack of English-language French blogs about French people doing … read more »

POSTED January 5, 2009 5:00PM IN MUSIC NEWS TAGS: , , ,