Idir, Berber without borders – Culture / Next

Seghir Lazri is a sociologist. He works in particular on the social vulnerability of athletes in the “Sociosports” column on liberation.fr. In this text, he pays tribute to the singer Idir, who disappeared on Saturday. “With him, part of my childhood, my culture and my identity went away …”, he reacted on Twitter. The disappearance […]

At war with boredom: crossbows, parmesan and photo montages

1- With cannibal punks 2008: a deadly virus hits the UK. Forties, panic, chaos, violence, Scotland finds itself surrounded by titanium walls. 2035: the virus resurfaces and, after locating a vaccine in the Scottish no-go-zone, a raging and ultra-charismatic super-cop with a bionic eye is sent on suicide mission. Wait, it’s not over: once in […]

Festivals: “When it stops, you are naked”

“The mess, as you say.” It would have been his first time at the Festival in d’Avignon and it was one of the best news of the 2020 program. Gwenaël Morin, revered for his uncompromising way of pulling the duvets from the well-combed theater, has repacked his staging of ”Andromache in cardboard stocks which are […]

Johnny Jane, DJ Yellow, Checler, the music book playlist

Each weekend, Tsugi’s webradio accompanies the music notebook of Release. Discovery Johnny Jane’s film noir Had to dare. Take his nickname from a famous song by Gainsbourg, whose music is taken from the soundtrack of I love you either. Because it’s good because teenager, this young Frenchman of 21 years went by in loop of […]

At war with boredom: silk whirlwinds, explosives and repossessions

With a boa constrictor. Molded in a delicious combination of gymnast, the cape in the wind, Fantômas floats with haughtiness against a Parisian view, thanks to the special effects that were one day – it must be convinced – the latest trend. On the menu of this miniseries whose Claude Chabrol and Juan Luis Buñuel […]

The Jay Electronica Mystery – Culture / Next

It only took Jay Electronica fifteen minutes to shake up a whole musical genre. In 2007, r’n’b singer Akon was at the top of the charts and music was exchanged on MySpace, when this rapper from New Orleans turned the tables upside down with a quarter-hour mixtape. Five movements, built only around samples of the […]

At war with boredom: smoky trip-hop, spaghetti and souvenirs

With a Nazi architect “Walking is forbidden, we still have the process, in particular that of the artists”, jokes Guillaume Monsaingeon, curator of “Steps, Steps”, in a video that serves as a substitute for the exhibition. Open on February 8, the cultural event closed its doors but is not treading water. Since it is no […]

DOA: “I admit my taste for Murat”

President of the Prix Landerneau Polar 2020 which rewarded Five Burnt Cards by Sophie Loubière (Black River), Hervé Albertazzi aka DOA is one of the most original black novel authors of the last decade: Pukhtu Primo and Pukhtu Secundo have really rocked the genre. What was the first teen record you bought with your own […]

Johnny Jane’s film noir

You had to dare to get your nickname from a famous song by Gainsbourg, whose music is taken from the soundtrack of I love you either. It’s good because teenager, this 21-year-old Frenchman was doing interviews of the cabbage-headed man in a loop that he chose to start his artistic career by taking on the […]