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Read the Signs: Rue des Dames in Paris

The convivial Parisian street with many stories to tell Word has it, it's the place to be when the clock strikes aperitif o'clock. Rue des...

On Écoute: Jeanne Added

Between her ’80s-style synth, English lyrics and peroxide-blonde crop, Jeanne Added stands out from the crowd...which is exactly why she was named Female Artist...

On Écoute: Alain Souchon

Evergreen, ever wistful chanteur rides on. Award-winning Alain Souchon, performing in his trademark skinny black tie with shirt unbuttoned at the neck, is in no...

On Écoute: Charles Aznavour

Perhaps France’s greatest ever singer-songwriter Charles Aznavour sang of love, but also of nostalgia and the tragedy of lost youth. Here we revisit a musical...

On Écoute: French Kiwi Juice

Liquid beats for the beach (or anywhere, really) Why French Kiwi Juice? Because the man behind the moniker, Vincent Fenton, is half French and half...

On Écoute: L’Indécis

Unwind with the chill-hop master For those unfamiliar with chill-hop, welcome to your initiation. C'est simple. Find a snug nook, slip on your best pair...

On Écoute: Stuck in the Sound

Cartoon astronauts and '90s heroes Let's begin with an origin story. Formed in Paris in 2002, indie rock band Stuck in the Sound is made...

On Écoute: Indochine

Celebrating the new-wave luminaries Most folk who grew up in the 1980s remember Indochine with the same misty-eyed sentiment. Hugely popular in their native France,...

On Écoute: Olivia Ruiz

We celebrate the charming chanteuse With her bright red lips and chocolate locks, Olivia Ruiz is instantly recognisable – a force of nature whose sultry,...

Carnaval de Nice in France

If you want sunshine with your late winter holiday, join the one million who down to Nice for France's biggest carnival. You also get...