Tagged: Serge Gainsbourg


Staff Selects Playlist: Rihanna, Chris Brown and Star-Crossed Duets

Every week, a different FADER editor compiles a playlist to highlight a new release and give you a guide to that artist’s web of influences and peers. These Staff Selects live in our Spotify app, … read more »

POSTED November 29, 2012 1:00PM IN MP3 / STREAMS TAGS: , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

What We’re Reading: Charlotte Gainsbourg

Tired of reading the same recommended books from the usual sources? Just think of our weekly What We’re Reading column as your non-committal book club with The FADER and some of your favorite bands. For … read more »

POSTED December 2, 2011 1:00PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS, WHAT WE'RE READING Comments (1) TAGS: , , , , ,

Three New Movies About Music Open This Week

…And only one of them is a biopic! Not sure about the subhead for Joann Sfar’s Serge Gainsbourg: A Heroic Life, kinda makes him sound like he battled valiantly on the beach at Normandy, but … read more »

POSTED September 15, 2011 5:45PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS TAGS: ,

Gainsbourg Biopic Out Soon; Sam Taylor-Wood’s Lennon

Nowhere Boy, Sam Taylor-Wood’s filmic love letter to John Lennon’s youth, has just gone nationwide in the UK. Taylor-Wood is a Turner-prize winning Brit art star (she has a video portrait of David Beckham sleeping … read more »

POSTED January 5, 2010 5:13PM IN ART+CULTURE NEWS Comments (2) TAGS: ,

Video: Charlotte Gainsbourg f. Beck, “Heaven Can Wait”

In a way, the waify offspring of Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin is a perfect match for the vagabond scientologist Beck, and this video shows why: they can have lazing-around Boho slumber parties where they … read more »

POSTED November 18, 2009 12:46PM IN MUSIC VIDEO Comments (1) TAGS: , , ,

Pete Yorn is the New Serge Gainsbourg and Lou Reed Combined

If you are so high that you can’t think. read more »

POSTED August 19, 2009 1:35PM IN THE TRIPWIRE TAGS: , , , , , ,

REHEATERS: Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin’s Histoire de Melody Nelson

From FADER #61, our revisitation of Serge Gainsbourg and Jane Birkin’s classic psych-funk sex romp, Histoire de Melody Nelson, available now from Light In The Attic.

POSTED August 19, 2009 1:01PM IN FEATURES TAGS: , , , ,