Super World Indie Tune Of The Day: Ex_Ordinary is Extra_Ordinary

Super World Indie Tune Of the Day 06.06.2019: “Ex_Ordinary (808 Version)” by Xavier Boyer. Hello! Well, yesterday’s tune by Le SuperHomard led me to today’s. I noted that Xavier Boyer has a new LP out called “Owner’s Manual”. It’s a collection of previously unreleased tracks, b-sides, and remixes. It’s pretty dame fine, a little bit…

Super World Indie Tune Of The Day: We love the Domino effect

Super World Indie Tune Of the Day 05.06.2019: “Domino” by Le SuperHomard featuring Xavier Boyer. SWIT loves LeSuperHomard. We love Tahiti 80 main man Xavier Boyer too. We love them both for similar reasons, their dedication to the creation of classic pop, their mastery of melody and, of course, their ineffable sense of style. Très…

SWIT Sounds Abound #3

Gerry’s bonged off to Barcelona for the weekend to that Primavera Sound thing and I’ve been left here sniffing my own roses. Frankly, it’s how I like it, nobody saying “put the wine away”, “put the whiskey away”, “put the crack away”, put the….you get the picture. So I can honestly say I’ve been trying…

SWIT’s Long Player Of The Week: Xavier Boyer – Some/Any/New

I’m delighted to report that after a trip to The Royal Victoria Eye and Eye Hospital in Dublin I can now hear in stereo again, just in time to bring you our Long Player Of The Week, “Some/Any/New” (Human Sounds / Hot Puma Records), the second solo album by Tahiti 80’s Xavier Boyer. I’ve come…

SWIT’s Week 08102017: 14 songs that lit up our lives (and our wives)

You can’t take your eyes off the SWIT guys for a second, nay, a moment and they’ve only gone and found another 14 fantastic tunes from all over the shop – try these magical musical mysteries (before they do you up like a kipper) from SUPERBEAT, Charlotte & Magon, Antipole, La Bien Querida, Slava Karelin,…

It wouldn’t annoy her if you played Xavier Boyer

Xavier Boyer – QuattroSonic Xavier Boyer, erstwhile frontman of French legends Tahiti 80, is back with a new single. QuattroSonic is from his forthcoming solo album “Some/Any/New” which is released on October 20th. It’s another melodic, classic pop tune from Xavier. Sounding effortlessly brilliant, it belies the art & craft he brings to everything he…

SWIT’s Week: Our 14 BEST tunes from around the world.

Here they are – from Milkywhale, Treehouse, Giovanni Succi, Popolous, Nina Miranda, Blondy Brownie, LEAK, Odd, Otoboke Beaver, Xavier Boyer, Tidlige Armbånd, Zimt and Above Above!! SWIT YouTube Playlist Week 24 SWIT Spotify Playlist 2017 SWIT Soundcloud Playlist 2017 “I really enjoy “Return of the Twat” from Dirty Dike because of its humour.” Speaking of…

SWIT SWEMIERE: Xavier Boyer – Stockholm Syndrome

Xavier Boyer – Stockholm Syndrome “We’re getting there, it’s growing on you. I hope it’s no Stockholm Syndrome” We’re delighted to premiere the new video by Xavier Boyer, frontman of French indie maestros Tahiti 80. This is the first cut from his new solo LP, “Some/Any/New” ,coming later in the year.  Multi-instrumentalist Boyer crafted the…