Friday, August 12 2011
French Cinema is a popular history that makes its own eccentric claims on what that history should be.
Friday, May 27 2011
The label stays true to its vision of French-language music: playful, upbeat, clever, modern and light.
Thursday, December 9 2010
Space-age rock, straight-faced and playful, with driving mystic keyboards to tell us we're in the future.
Wednesday, September 8 2010
None of the songs on Le Pop 5 sound like "Allez! Ola! Olé!"
Wednesday, August 18 2010
Soft little "La Confetti" from L'Entredeux now opens with a guitar like a jet engine.
Friday, April 16 2010
The music being orchestrally interpreted on this disc comes from Yiddish folk culture via 1920s and '30s New York.
Tuesday, February 23 2010
This is repetitive and subdued, but those looking for a little less fluff in their romantic comedies would be well to do by renting this French export.
Monday, November 9 2009
Her songs are designed to be heard once and wiggle themselves into your brain.
Monday, May 11 2009
Zachary Richard’s Cajun accordion speaks to the heart. Let that sound get in your ear and you’ll be out of your chair and on your feet before you can say Laissez le bon temps rouler!
All of this is electric, attractive.