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Nicolas Godin – “Bach Off” (First Listen)

French retro-futuristic lounge-pop duo Air have been on hiatus for a few years, but Nicolas Godin is about to release his debut solo album, Contrepoint, in a couple of weeks. The record takes direct inspiration from pianist Glenn Gould and the master of counterpoint himself, Bach, and the composer posthumously lends his name to the […]

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Nicolas Godin – “Orca” Video

As one half of the French duo Air, Nicolas Godin has been making beautiful, luxurious, vaguely kitschy music since the late ’90s. Air have thrown us a few curveballs over the years, but they’ve mostly maintained the lush groove that they pioneered with Moon Safari. So now that Godin has announced his first-ever solo album, […]