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PLAYLIST INSPIRED BY COUTURE F/W 08

By Shawn Regruto

 

Valentino
The flora and fauna of a galactic Victorian age
La Vie En Rose – Louis Armstrong
Noah’s Ark – CocoRosie
Cherry Blossom Girl – Air
Lacroix
The dolls of princess’ having a tea party
Neighborhood #2 (Laika) – The Arcade Fire
Coin-Operated Boy – The Dresden Dolls
You Don’t Have To Be A Baby To Cry – The Caravelles

Givenchy
Skew today’s issues for tomorrow: climactic change, ethnic re-focusing, creditability collapse
End Title (Blade Runner Soundtrack) – Vangelis/The New American Orchestra
Weekend Wars – MGMT
Black Magic Woman/Gypsy Queen – Santana
Armani
Gatsby’s baby mama
Take Five – The Dave Brubeck Quartet
Back To Black – Amy Winehouse
Everything She wants – Wham!

Gaultier
The toxic couture femme fatale
Bachelorette – Björk
Windowlicker – Aphex Twin
The Sanity Assassin – Bauhaus
Chanel
Venus’ “It” girl
Another Girl Another Planet – The Only Ones
Marble House – The Knife
It’s Not Over Yet – Klaxons
It’s Not Over Yet [Cover] – Goldfrapp
Superstar [Cover] – Sonic Youth
Dior
The lux, in a Richard Meier glass mansion
Valentine – Justice
Fever – Peggy Lee
Rich Girls – The Virgins
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