Oh-la-la - Franco à gogo » Podcast
By Natasha Cloutier
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Groovy French music.
||Podcast No. 41 – Rare and unusual finds||Get ready from some ooh aah weirdness! I did all the crate digging so that all you have to do is dig these sounds from the comfort of your own happy place. Podcast No. 41 has lots of 1960s covers from Québec that I just had to share with you al||12/2/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 40 – Old and new sixties sounds||Radio Oh La La podcasts are finally back with some fuzz and garage sounds from new artists and the real deal from back in the 1960s. Check out and tune into Podcast No. 40 and kick start your day with some 60s vibes that I have been promising y||8/1/2011||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 39 – French, funky and soulful||Yes! French funk and soul does exists and not all of it is a watered down version of some Motown hit. The proof is in Podcast No. 39, compiled by yours truly with some extra spice added in by Guuzbourg over at Girls and Giggles (Filles Sourires). Some of||8/10/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 38 – More Gainsbourg: interview with Joann Sfar||With many thanks going out to Ingeborg and film company Cinéart who convinced Joann Sfar’s to come to Amsterdam for the first time and for the première of his own film a few weeks ago, here is Podcast No. 38 featuring a unique interview I mana||4/1/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 37 – The Serge Gainsbourg Affair||“It’s like an enormous library falling down whevener you talk about Serge. There’s so many references.” – Guuz Hoogaerts. Special guest star on this podcast is journalist, blogger and huge Dutch Gainsbourg fan Guuz Hoogaerts||1/15/2010||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 36 – Ho Ho Ho La La!||Joyeux Noël et Bonne Année ! Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Thanks everybody for your support and help this year! And here it is, the last podcast of the year and it’s all yours right in time for Christmas! Podcast No. 36 has some jinglin||12/22/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 35 – Hold on to your cocktail!||It’s cocktail time! Podcast No. 35 features some new and old, dry and wet, strong and soft, all in one! Go go go and get more information about this brand spanking new single off the Gainsnord album and hear music and check out videos. Get ready fo||11/7/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 34 – The holidays are here again!||Not going on vacation? Never seen St. Tropez, let alone France or even Europe? Then this year’s summer podcast is for you! Podcast No. 34 is one big vacation, with sea, sex, sun, sadness, teenage romance, small hotel rooms and expensive drinks. Pre||8/3/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 33 – Dutch treats and nice beats||We have it, it’s here and it’s all yours: Podcast No. 33! Be sure to watch DutchwomanTeddy Scholten who won the Eurovision in 1959 with a Dutch song called “Een beetje” (“A little bit”) and then listen to her||4/29/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 32 – French soul cuisine||Hold the phone, it’s Podcast No. 32! It was time to dig deep, to soul search and cook up a serious dish of French music with a side dish of soul. Nino Ferrer often said he wish he was black (yeah, baby), André Brasseur is simply possessed||2/26/2009||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 31 – Winter fuzz||First, this rare photo of famous Dutch singer Liesbeth List singing with Serge Gainsbourg (thanks Guuzbourg!). Then, we have winter as the main theme running through Podcast No. 31, although sparingly since most of you get bombarded with way to||12/12/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 30 – From Amsterdam with amour||Podcast No. 30 has stories and music being treated with love and care. And the grooviness has been piling up as much as my work has. Maybe the next podcast will be about all those sixties dances, maybe it will be a cocktail party podcast, we’ll see||10/19/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 29 – Rock, swing and sweeties||Bam, bop, whizz! The music will get you dreaming, dancing, swinging or just snapping your fingers. So go to your happy place like I do where the bar is stocked, the people are beautiful and the music is brought to you by Podcast No. 29, which took way to||4/24/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 28 – Shows, showing off and showy||I don’t like the way they treat their records, but that’s why we have podcasts nowadays! Speaking of which, Podcast No. 28 is full of stories and music being treated with love and care. I threw in an extra song because it’s been a while||2/24/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 27 – Spacing out and winning OLL T-shirts!||Tune into space music, late-night floating around music and some goooood stuff in Podcast No. 27! Check into the space lounge in Space Patrol Orion style and let the grooviness flow. Win a Radio Oh la la T-shirt! CONTEST RULES: 1. Listen to the contest m||1/7/2008||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 26 – Filles Fragiles and old hipsters||The Chick Habit party on 24 November was also the launch of the new CD Filles Fragiles compiled by Guuzbourg over at Filles Sourires after much hard work. Two songs are featured in Podcast No. 26: a duet by Salvatore Adamo & Olivia Ruiz and another||12/4/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 25 – Vive le Québec rétro !||Back from two weeks of French record shopping in Montréal, Québec, I scored me an interview with record collector and sixties girl group enthusiast Denis Lalonde (photo) of the well-known Ultra Chicks compilations and record store Le Pick-Up. Podcast N||11/2/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 24 – Whisky, women and song||It’s time to cosy up by the fire, sit on the deep pile carpet and thrown on some records! Podcast No. 24 was inspired by this album cover, which I found unexpectedly at a small flea market in Amsterdam that had no reason to even have any records. F||9/20/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 23 – The big “M” and the letter “S”||Warning! Podcast No. 23 is educational and good fun for the entire family! Gabriel Dalar has mom and dad snapping their fingers without getting off the sofa, while Les Classels lets the kids twist it out of their system. Stone has the perfect song for re||8/19/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 22 – Getting down to St. Tropez||It’s bikini time again in St. Tropez, with a young Catherine Deneuve riding the waves! Stuck in that nasty, stuffy Paris traffic jam? Go franco à gogo with Podcast No. 22! Les Parisiennes want to get out of town like the rest of Pari||7/12/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 21 – A request, some rock and little pebbles||It’s finally here, Podcast No. 21! Some trains, some planes and other tunes in between, this podcast is as mixed up as it gets, but in a good way, of course. If anyone out there has a request I can fulfil, drop me a note, you never know. Invite you||6/9/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 20 – Psychedelic with a jazz chaser||Podcast No. 20 starts off psychedelic with some Richard de Bordeaux & Daniel Beretta and Les Papyvores, moves in a female direction with Sophie Mansart and Christine Pilzer, and finishes up in jazz lounge with Les Double Six and Lucky Blondo. I want||5/6/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 19 – Girls, chicks and a guy||What a treat! Cute and fun yéyé girls from then and now, and a guy to tie, er, twist it up in the end. Podcast No. 19 has six groovy numbers ready to go. Chantal Goya is not sure about a guy, while Camille is very sure about him. Fabienne Delso||4/15/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 18 – From brazz to jazz||Come over for dinner and after we can listen to some records and Podcast No. 18! That’s the new pick up line these days, pardon the pun, according to the lovely French duo, Radiomatic. Then, there’s coffee or tea with chocolate truffles liste||3/29/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 17 – Class acts||Here’s a dolled up Michèle Richard telling you with her French Canadian accent to come on honey, let’s go go! Podcast No. 17 not only features La Richard, but the garage of Jacqueline Taïeb & The Amsterdam Beat Club, the boppin||2/18/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 16 – Travellin’||Back to business with some groovy, jazzy and twangy tunes! Podcast No. 16 goes from modern to old and from one country to the next, like a get-in-your-car-and-drive musical roadtrip. Did I say trip? Jenny Rock pleads her case, while 5 Gentlemen make th||1/28/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 15 – French film music||It’s time for a theme podcast! Podcast No. 15 features some nice French cinema music that makes you want to know more about the films they come from. Michel Magne gets two chances with spy music from OSS 117 and Fantomas. Then, there’s G||1/6/2007||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 14 – The goody drawer||Podcast No. 14 promises a drawer full of goodies! Alice Dona prefers it in red cars and Salvatore Adamo is bursting with love. Dalida takes out her Spanish disco ball and the funny threesome of Henri Salvador, Jean Yanne and Gillian Hills opt for cha c||12/3/2006||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 13 – Beats and treats||People take anything when there’s nothing They get that way, Just like that. What they need is a little darling A hermit or, a big star. Some plastic or rubber thingamajig, Some little thing, some kind of a toy. That burns up like tinder does. People a||11/16/2006||Free||View In iTunes|
||Podcast No. 12 – Pink and poppy||Life through rose coloured glasses may have looked like this in the 1960s. Podcast No. 12 starts off with Les Excentriques covering the Beach Boys and Nicole Paquin telling us about marrying a monster, Halloween style. French choir bo||10/25/2006||Free||View In iTunes|
Radio Oh-la-la is unique!
This amazing podcast never fails to cheer me up. Natasha must have a HUGE collection of old (mainly 50's-70's) French music. Try it - you'll love it. Amusez-vous!
Great podcast when it updates. Short and sweet with some groovy french/euro treats. Natasha delivers in a smooth tone,is very informative and cute as well.
It's best sounding after some wine.