See Foxygen Gently Disrupt the Streets of Paris With Three Live Performances

L.A. psych-poppers for La Blogothèque's Take Away Show

Kyle McGovern WRITTEN BY
Kyle McGovern

Foxygen recently nixed their entire European tour schedule citing "creative health" reasons, but the Los Angeles psych-pop duo found time to record an installment of La Blogothèque's Take Away Show series. Trolling the rain-kissed streets of Paris, the '60s-infatuated two-piece (along with several live players) performed three tracks off their recently released sophomore album, We Are the 21st Century Ambassadors of Peace & Magic. Frontman Sam France does his best rock star impression — smoking cigarettes, mugging for the camera, playing with his hair, yelping till his voice goes hoarse, and urging passersby to sing along — while leading Jonathan Rado and the rest of the crew through "On Blue Mountain," "In the Darkness," and "No Destruction."

00:00 00:00 No Song Selected More info
00:00 00:00
placeholder
Now Playing
  • 1 Breach — Ode Oshi " 06:26
  • 2 Cocktails — Tough Love " 02:49
  • 3 Johnossi — Gone Forever (Adam Boy Remix) " 04:11
  • 4 DJ Center — 2AM inna London Dub " 05:10
  • 5 The Pains of Being Pure at Heart — Eurydice " 04:19
  • 6 Twin Shadow — To The Top " 03:20

SPIN is a member of SPIN Music Group, a division of BUZZMEDIA