23 Aug
A vague, self-indulgent portrait of a pop icon

Ah, Serge. The type of sex God only France could create: gangly, skinny, big nose, bulging eyes, and looking like a cross between Mr. Burns and Roman Polanski with a lit cigarette hanging from his puffy lips. Despite his crazy appearance, Serge Gainsbourg wooed Brigitte Bardot and wedded Jane Birkin and had women all over […]

Wow, does it really get any better than this? Sublimely bizarre is a total understatement. Screamin’ Jay Hawkins is a legend. Ditto for Serge Gainsbourg. The both of them together doing “The Constipation Blues” is what I’d hail as a masterpiece. Speaking of Serge Gainsbourg, did you ever see that clip of Serge coming on […]