A true creative expression, fashion shows compete for originality to stand out from the crowd each season. Between iconic tracks and 5-star casting, playlist selection is also subjected to rigorous criteria. From Saint Laurent to Louis Vuitton, from Mugler, a look at the hottest sounds of this Fashion Week.
If a fashion show is the perfect opportunity to convey emotion and bring a collection to life, the world of sound is an integral part of this creative process. A relaxed atmosphere, crazy rhythms or soft sounds, take a closer look at these artists shaking up the Paris fashion scene.
The French chest producer, led by Nicolas Ghesquière, chose a French-language soundtrack (something quite rare) for his show, which was introduced at 103 des Champs-Élysées. Indeed, the models’ walk down the catwalk was guided by the voice of singer Zaho de Sagazan. of the song lightning symphony In the title SuctionThis young electronic music enthusiast managed to captivate the audience with her sweet voice and deep lyrics, reminiscent of Barbara and Francoise Sagan. Heart attack.
On the sound side, British fashion house Vivienne Westwood, famous for its colorful shows, turned to drummer and composer Jeremy Dutton for its 2024 show. Originally from Houston, Texas, this musician has worked with the great names of jazz and succeeded. A minimalist performance among the parade, round sounds and rhythmic flights. Conceptual and quite gripping.
The first notes echo Isabelle Huppert’s theatrical voice. The French actress and Demna Gvasalia’s muse solemnly recites a monologue of nearly a hundred pages, accompanied by classical music. tailoring. The rest of the quirky and subversive playlist gives pride of place to electronic sounds, and 21 tracks in the parade are produced by none other than Demna Gvasalia’s husband, BFRND, aka Loïk Gomez. A soundtrack is now available on most download platforms.
The immersive musical atmosphere at the Saint Laurent fashion show was created by French DJ Sebastian, whose real name is Sébastien Akchoté. Famous for his electro house creations, Sebastian has been producing since 2004 under the Ed Banger Records label, founded by Pedro Winter in 2003. For the spring-summer 2024 collection, Sebastian imagined a wonderful, epically catchy background sound. We also note the voice of Catherine Deneuve, who describes the appearance, theatrical, perfectly merging with the sounds of the DJ.
Techno DJ set and strong BPM at Mugler
Casey Cadwallader saw the big picture at the spring-summer 2024 fashion show. If Mugler’s creations dazzled the public, it was also through his soundtracks. annoyed what the brand appeals to. Strong BPM and unique tones are credited to creator Casey Cadwallader, musician Bobby Beethoven, British DJ Evians Christ and American rapper, singer, producer and DJ Charles Smith, better known as Blaqstarr, especially famous for his collaborations with singer MIA