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An ode to La Blogothèque

It’s not too much of a secret, I love La Blogothèque. To me, they are the personification of everything I love about music. Their “Take Away Show” and “Soirée de Poche” videos showcase a raw atmosphere: the musician at his most intimate, the candidness of their listeners’ responses, moving without apprehension or awareness, and the romantic (in the true sense of the word) interaction between the two bodies when people who love music are brought together. 684 more words

Essays

Don't Leave Me This Way

“Don’t Leave Me This Way,” performed by Lee Fields. Video directed by David Ctiborsky for La Blogothèque Productions. Sound by Henri d’Armancourt. Pretty sure this is a Gamble & Huff tune. 48 more words

Music

WILCO - " Normal American Kids / If I Ever Was A Child " A Take Away Show

Sometimes we tell ourselves that the band is too famous, too important, that their label would never let them do a Take Away Show. We have a fantasy list: Radiohead, Tom Waits, Chuck Berry, Cat Power.  238 more words

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R.E.M - " Take Away Show " La Blogotheque

September 2007 and the band’s evening show was about to start at Brooklyn’s Masonic Temple, when Bertis Down, the quirky and hilarious guy who serves as manager for… 1,152 more words

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