french touch

Features

Daft Punk Released 'Homework' Twenty-Years Ago Today and They've Rarely Sounded As Exciting Since

You're probably going to hear a lot about how this album "introduced house music to the masses"—it didn't.
Angus Harrison
1.20.17
Cover Story

TRAVAIL FAMILLE PARTY: Welcome to Justice's Private Universe

Cover story: With their third album, 'Woman,' the Parisian hellraisers return to the church of their imagination.
Angus Harrison
12.1.16
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It's Sunny Outside and French Touch Legend Fred Falke Has Turned in a Scorching Guest Mix

An hour of impassioned belters and big room screamers.
Angus Harrison
8.17.16
Club Cheval

Club cheval Master the Art of Emotional Club Jams on Their Debut Album 'Discipline'

Listen to "Scream," a very catchy track on the French supergroup's four-years-in-the-making LP on Bromance.
Michelle Lhooq
2.25.16
Features

This $7,500 Chair Comes with its Own French House Mixtape

LA design firm Joogii have created decorative furniture inspired by Daft Punk and Étienne De Crécy.
Gigen Mammoser
2.8.16
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Fred Falke's New Video Is a Disco-Drenched California Flashback

"French touch" pioneer partners with Los Angeles radio legend "Shotgun" Tom Kelly.
Joshua Glazer
12.2.15
Daft Punk

A Bullshitter's Guide to Filter House

We survey the best thing to come out of France since Claude Makélélé.
Josh Baines
8.26.15
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Darius Gives Sébastien Tellier's New Album Track a French Kiss

A French legend and budding new star meet in the middle for a blissful remix.
David Garber
6.23.15
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Watch This New Clip of EDEN and RSVP to the Film Screening (and Afterparty) in Los Angeles

Be among the first to witness the long-awaited french house film in its entirety.
THUMP Staff
6.1.15
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Matthew Koma and RAC's "Cheap Sunglasses" are Now Sold in the Acoustic Section

If you thought you loved the original jam, try this new cut on for size—it might just make your day.
THUMP Staff
5.28.15
french touch

TEPR Leaves Yelle, Relaunches Excellent, Club-Ready Solo Project

The "Hypnotease" EP, released on Yuksek's Partyfine label, is a bold take on bedroom club. Oh, and you can have it for free.
Jemayel Khawaja
5.18.15
Words

Étienne de Crécy Talks French House Music History and its Future

"I really like G-house," the French Touch icon says. His tour starts tonight in Brooklyn.
Bruce Tantum
2.13.15