We Recommend: Contemporary Music

Papooz

Wed 12 Dec

Scala

Postponed from earlier in the year, the duo of Ulysse Cottin and Armand Penicaut return with jangly guitars, brisk, danceable rhythms and an uncanny knack for memorable hooks on tunes like Anne Wants to Dance.

Contemporary Music

Léonie Pernet

Thu 10 Jan

The Waiting Room

The DJ and drummer has created a debut album, Crave - arriving three years after her first EP releases - that is as multi-layered and complex as its creator, combining liturgical chants, new wave pop and minimalist techno production.

Contemporary Music

Etienne Daho

Sat 19 Jan

Electric Brixton

Blitz, the most recent, psych-influenced album from the godfather of the current French pop scene, is one of the most acclaimed of his stellar career. It was also heavily inspired by London, so it's fitting that it's finally getting a live airing in the UK.

Contemporary Music

Calogero

Tue 29 Jan

02 Shepherds Bush Empire

Following the release of his latest album, recorded at the legendary Abbey Road Studios, Calogero’s Liberté Chérie tour began in March and has seen him performing to sold-out audiences in France and Asia. He is now bringing his French pop-rock melodies to London for a one-off show.

Contemporary Music