(Getty)Just a few days ago, Phoenix's Christian Mazzalai hinted at a very interesting collaboration on the horizon. In an interview with Radio.com, the band discussed their surprise performance with R. Kelly at Coachella earlier this year, explaining that they were longtime fans of the R&B singer."The idea came to us one week before the show, very late. Before going onstage we always put on R. Kelly's music, which is very far from our music, but we love his art," Mazzalai said. "So we created...Read Full Story
It was impossible to live through the last five months of 2009 without hearing "Lisztomania" a few dozen times a week. But after making a big splash with Wolfgang Amadeus Phoenix, Phoenix took a break for a couple years, and they're finally back with new music! The French indie rockers' new album, Bankrupt! drops April 22. Here's the video for the first single, "Entertainment."Read Full Story
(Getty Images) Director Sofia Coppola and Phoenix frontman Thomas Mars are expecting their second child, Mars confirmed to Chicago radio station WXRT. The couple have been together for four years and have a 3-year-old daughter named Romy. Mars was doing a backstage interview with WXRT when he was asked about the pregnancy. Seemingly surprised, Mars confirmed that Sofia is pregnant again. Of the pregnancy, Mars said maybe they'll play music for the unborn baby. "I heard the story that if...Read Full Story
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Thomas Mars is a French-born musician who fronts the band Phoenix, known best for hits such as "Lisztomania." Thomas Mars is married to film director Sophia Coppola and the two live in Paris.