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ACOUSTIC ANNIE CLARK @ LA ROUTE DU ROCK

vid courtesey of grandcrew.com The inimatable Annie Clark plays a couple tracks for Grandcrew in between sets at the La Route Du Rock festival in Saint Malo, France. This vid features acoustic versions of two St. Vincent tracks “Actor Out Of Work” and “The Strangers.” Enjoy and see more fresh vids at Grandcrew.com

BALBEC HANGS STRONG

by roko flip Balbec is a self managed band out of Paris. Gentle guitar play and sultry vocals combine for a smooth sound making them an intriguing listen. They clearly don’t have commitment issues having dropped their first demo in December ’02, but three releases later they’re still in search of a consistent label. They’re [...]

INDIE FRANCE: MONSTER K7

by supa fly It’s always educational to check out labels overseas and expose yourself to new music. Today we take a look at Monster K7 in France who released Orouni‘s new album in March. Their artist’s genre twist through electronicka, folk, and indie rock but that’s how everyone seems to roll these days. As music [...]

QC MOVIE PLUG: PERSEPOLIS

by kevin diamond Some of the most challenging and rewarding movies of the past decade have been born from Graphic Novels: The Dark Knight and Sin City represent one end of the spectrum, that of the frighteningly realistic, at least in terms of violence and emotion, reimagining of the classic Super Hero formula. But graphic [...]

QC INTERVIEW: ELODIEO

by ryan rosewater Quiet Color: Your bio states that you were neighbors with the Eiffel family in Paris. Can you tell me a little more about them and that relationship? And were they descendants of Eiffel Tower architect Gustave Eiffel? ElodieO: Actually my parents were very good friends with the Grandson of Gustave Eiffel. Basically [...]

MONDAY MADNESS

by thesis j Here’s an mp3 to ease everyone into today. It’s from Andrew Bird‘s 2005 Black Session in France. SOVAY (LIVE) BY ANDREW BIRD:

SPLEEN: “TU L’AIMERAS”

by bmac Check out Spleen, a french hip hop recommendation from CocoRosie. I love the timing of this video. … …