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Listen to Jane Birkin’s New Serge Gainsbourg Covers Album

English actress and singer Jane Birkin has released a new album of songs by Serge Gainsbourg, her late collaborator. The album, called Birkin/Gainsbourg: Le Symphonique, features…
Geena Kloeppel / March 27, 2017

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It's become a cliché, even for post-Baby Boomers, to look back wistfully on the early '70s as some kind of untouchable golden age for popular…
SPIN Staff / January 26, 2021

Serge Gainsbourg and Avant-Electro Forbears Honored on ‘Cosmic Machine’ Compilation

International record label Because Music will travel back to the future this fall with Cosmic Machine: A Voyage Across French Cosmic & Electronic Avantgarde (1970-1980),…
Kyle McGovern / September 10, 2013

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Marc Hogan / July 31, 2012

Beck, Lennon & More Sing for Serge Gainsbourg

"How many people here speak French?" asked Sean Lennon of the 10,000 fans attending the Hollywood Bowl Sunday night to celebrate the music of French…
SPIN Staff / August 29, 2011