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Gainsbourg's 'Aux Armes et Caetera'

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Gainsbourg's 'Aux Armes et Caetera'

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The late French musician Serge Gainsbourg's landmark double album Aux Armes et Caetera, originally issued in 1979, is being reissued accompanied with new versions of the original reggae-style songs. Gainsbourg, known both for his provocative lyrics and world-weary delivery, died in 1991. Music critic Michelle Mercer has a review.

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Album
Aux Armes et Caetera/Mauvaise Nouvelles des Etoiles
Artist
Serge Gainsbourg
Label
Universal Distribution
Released
2008

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