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Cover of the Day: “Cette année-là” – Claude François (1976)

March 27, 2016



“Cette année-là” – Claude François (1976) “December, 1963 (Oh What a Night)” – Frank Valli and the Four Seasons The object of many a screaming French teen’s obsession in the 70s, Claude François left the world too soon, like Elvis, dying tragically in a bathroom towards the end of that decade. Thankfully Monsieur François left behind […]

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Cover of the Day: Johnny Hallyday – “Noir c’est noir”

March 27, 2016



France has always had a bit on an unhealthy obsession with America. But before food trucks scooted up to the Seine and the recent proclamation that, “the French are Storming Brooklyn” there was the music. Mais oui, many of France’s greatest, most enduring, and most original musicians (for better or worse) have borrowed and adapted songs from […]

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