Serge Gainsbourg

Serge Gainsbourg: A Fistful Of Gitanes (New Expanded Edition)  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by Rare-1 at Dec. 14, 2016
Serge Gainsbourg: A Fistful Of Gitanes (New Expanded Edition)

Sylvie Simmons, "Serge Gainsbourg: A Fistful Of Gitanes (New Expanded Edition)"
ISBN: 0306811839 | 2015 | EPUB / AZW3 | 192 pages | 8.67 / 7.49 MB
Serge Gainsbourg - L' Etonnant - No. 4 (1961-62) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 12of12}

Serge Gainsbourg - L' Etonnant - No. 4 (1961-62) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 12of12}
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© 1961, 1962, 2011 Mercury / Universal | 277 163-0
Jazz / International / Chanson / French Pop / Cabaret

As early as 1961, Serge Gainsbourg was one of the most extraordinary artists of the French pop scene, and during the first part of the '60s the crooner produced a series of outrageously brilliant albums with producer/arranger Alain Goraguer. One of his most intoxicating amalgams of jazz and pop styles, L'Etonnant Serge Gainsbourg comes highly recommended to fans of '60s French pop. An utterly essential early document of Serge Gainsbourg while he was still a mildly respectable man – but that's not say there aren't hints of his notorious decadence in this early work.
Serge Gainsbourg - Vu De L'exterieur (1973) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 10of12}

Serge Gainsbourg - Vu De L'exterieur (1973) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 10of12}
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© 1973, 2011 Mercury / Universal | 277 163-5
Rock / Pop / International / Chanson / French Pop / French Rock / Western European Traditions

Serge Gainsbourg's fascination with the noisier bodily functions has been well-documented, both by his biographers and by his own records. Who else, after all, would commission Sly & Robbie to lay down their earthiest, dubbiest reggae rhythm, then punctuate it with nonstop farting noises ("Evguenie Sokolov" from 1981's Mauvaises Nouvelles des Etoiles album)? Who else would write a novel about a gas-stricken painter who turns his body-burps to his artistic advantage? And whose else could conceive an album dedicated in its near-entirety to…well, the song titles tell that story: "La Poupee Qui Fait" translates as "The Doll That Goes to the Toilet," the title track documents the messier consequences of anal sex, and "Des Vents, des Pets, des Boums" means, simply, "Wind, Farts, Booms."
Serge Gainsbourg - Mauvaises Nouvelles Des Etoiles (1981) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 9of12}

Serge Gainsbourg - Mauvaises Nouvelles Des Etoiles (1981) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 9of12}
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© 1981, 2011 Mercury / Universal | 277 164-4
Reggae / Pop / Roots Reggae / Chanson / Reggae-Pop

Recorded in the Bahamas with the same all-star personnel as 1979's Aux Armes et Cætera, Mauvaises Nouvelles des Etoiles is yet another of Gainsbourg's reggae albums, including all the deficiencies inherent in its predecessor as well as the few positives. The breezy melodies of his prime material from the '60s and '70s are unfortunately missing. Though the sound and production is up to Gainsbourg's usual high standards, the songs are much weaker than expected. With little to anchor it except the players and Gainsbourg's seedy vocal delivery, Mauvaises Nouvelles des Etoiles simply floats away. :)

Serge Gainsbourg - Gainsbourg London Paris 1963-1971 (2016)  Music

Posted by LoveHive at March 17, 2016
Serge Gainsbourg - Gainsbourg London Paris 1963-1971 (2016)

Serge Gainsbourg - Gainsbourg London Paris 1963-1971 (2016)
Chanson, French Pop | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 01:04:44 | 150 MB
Label: Mercury

Le 2 mars prochain marquera le 25e anniversaire de la disparition de Serge Gainsbourg, à cette occasion retrouvez une compilation pop psyché réalisée à partir de ses enregistrements londoniens contenant une version instrumentale inédite de 69 année érotique.
Serge Gainsbourg - Love On The Beat (1984) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 8of12}

Serge Gainsbourg - Love On The Beat (1984) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 8of12}
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© 2011 Mercury / Universal | 277 164-6
Rock / French Pop / Funk / New Wave / Chanson

1984's Love on the Beat will forever be one of Serge Gainsbourg's most memorable recordings, but not for its musical quality. First and foremost it is the album that gave us the notorious, now infamous, single "Lemon Incest," with its equally scandalous video featuring Gainsbourg on a bed with his scantily clad 12-year-old daughter Charlotte performing the song. It is also the only American recording made by Gainsbourg, recorded in New Jersey with Billy Rush and synth king Larry Fast providing most of the synth programming. Finally, it is notorious for its feminine screaming on the title track, adding a double entendre to the word "beat" in the title.
Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B. (1968) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 6of12}

Serge Gainsbourg - Initials B.B. (1968) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 6of12}
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© 2011 Mercury / Universal | 277 163-3
Pop / French Pop / Baroque Pop / French Rock / Chanson

The Comic Strip compilation may be an ideal overview to Gainsbourg's pop oeuvre, but for those sick puppies interested in exploring his entire catalog, this collaboration with then-lover Brigitte Bardot is a good place to start. Many of his most infamous songs ("Bonnie and Clyde," "Comic Strip,") are here, and the lesser-known numbers achieve the same giddy decadence. Yes, the subject matter is transgressive, the performances often silly, but long after the initial shock wears off, Gainsbourg's work continues to surprise and delight.
Serge Gainsbourg - Gainsbourg Percussions (1964) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 4of12}

Serge Gainsbourg - Gainsbourg Percussions (1964) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 4of12}
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© 2011 Mercury / Universal | 277 163-2
Pop / Ethno Pop / Baroque Pop / Cabaret / French Pop

The late French pop legend created one of the first ethno pop albums with this 1964 record, which employed heavy North African and Caribbean rhythms in the pop and jazz structures of his songs. Extraordinarily inventive in the canon of '60s Europop, Serge Gainsbourg remains the godfather of exotica and French pop decadence. Among his mid-'60s recordings, Gainsbourg Percussions is essential Gainsbourg, enhanced by Alain Goraguer's arrangements. The album contains the hit song "New York-USA" and nine of the tracks from this album appear on the compilation Couleur Café, which is a blessing considering the original version of this fantastic LP could be a little hard to track down.
Serge Gainsbourg - Du Chant a la Une!... - No. 2 (1958-59) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 3of12}

Serge Gainsbourg - Du Chant a la Une!… - No. 2 (1958-59) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 3of12}
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© 2011 Mercury / Universal | 277 162-9
Pop / Baroque Pop / Cabaret / French Pop / Jazz Pop

Du chant à la une!… is the first album by French musician Serge Gainsbourg, released 1958. This was the debut album for Gainsbourg, released on a 10" vinyl. Despite his current vogue, Serge Gainsbourg may be a bit of an acquired taste for Americans, particularly if they don't have enough French to get his brilliant, sardonic lyrics. Personally, I think his early songs are generally his best stuff, and I would recommend starting here, on this remastered first album issued on the Mercury Records Vinyl Replica. N° 2 is the second album by French musician Serge Gainsbourg, released in 1959. It features Gainsbourg backed by the Alain Goraguer Orchestra.
Serge Gainsbourg - Aux Armes et Caetera (1979) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 2of12}

Serge Gainsbourg - Aux Armes et Caetera (1979) {Mercury Records - Vinyl Replica Reissue 2011 Set, CD 2of12}
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© 2011 Mercury / Universal | 277 164-3
Pop / Reggae / French Pop / Roots Reggae

This is one messed up set. Dig the fact that this is Serge Gainsbourg in dread beat and booze. Aux Armes et Cætera is literally Gainsbourg on the rocksteady tip with Sly and Robbie, Flabba Holt, Michael "Mao" Chung, Ansel Collins, I-Threes, Rita Marley, Marcia Griffiths, and Judy Mowatt, Sticky Thompson, Leroy "Horsemouth" Wallace, and a bunch of French folks playing puff-the-ganja and help the white man in Kingston. Gainsbourg knew what he wanted – a Lee Perry-styled dubber and dread outing – and he knew the cats to hire to get it. It contains 15 cuts; some, such as "Javanise," are remakes, while others, ("Des Laids, Des Laids") were written for the session.