Sebastien Tellier - 'My God Is Blue'

Tellier takes us on an ambitious audio-adventure

  • Release Date 04 Jun, 2012
  • Producer Mr. Flash, with guest production by Pavle Kovacevic
  • Record Label Record Makers
  • Fact Sebastien's writing process always involves choosing a new perspective around which to focus his album
7 / 10
Few of us are strangers to the drug-induced concept album, but just how many records implore the listener to join a ‘community’ (in this case Alliance Bleue) led by hirsute Gallic prodigy Sébastien Tellier? After the deliciously tawdry electro-romp of 2008’s ‘Sexuality’, the eccentric chanteur tackles spirituality on ‘My God Is Blue’. But fear not, as the disco-tastic ‘Cochon Ville’ video will attest, he’s still a bit of a perv. Sébastien invites you to follow him, like a sexy David Koresh, and with tunes like ‘Sedulous’, ‘Pepito Bleu’ and the aforementioned ‘Cochon Ville’ (‘pig city’ en Anglais), the call might just prove irresistible.
Jeremy Allen

Share This

More Reviews

Ty Segall - 'Ty Rex'

The Californian garage king's T Rex covers album shows his melodic muscle


Black Mass - Film Review

Johnny Depp plays a monstrous Boston gangster in a disguise so unsettling you’ll struggle to recognise him


Foo Fighters - 'St Cecilia'

An EP dedicated to victims of the Paris attacks shows the Foos are on defiant form


SOPHIE – 'Product'

This London producer has worked with Madonna and is releasing his excellent debut as a sex toy

Connect With Us
This Week's Magazine