Fetish by FILAGO: EP Review

Haunting. That best describes the sound of Paris-based indie rock trio Filago. Compelling. That captures the effect of the five deceptively simple micro-epic works of shoegaze art that are the five songs on Filago’s new EP, Fetish. Sway helplessly in a trance to Odd Ode as you try to decipher the spare yet sophisticated lyrics [...]

Sarah’s Laughter: A Single by FILAGO

Starting with deceptive simplicity characteristic of ‘80s synth pop, Sarah’s laughter, grows into a full, exciting electro pop trance eargasm. Under smooth, relaxed story-telling vocals, an enticing mix of sparse new wave beats and flickers of melody give way to experimental guitar building to a climax of very modern sound f/x. Dance the night away [...]

Introducing Paris-based Indie Rock Outfit FILAGO and Their New EP “Fetish”

Filago, named for the beautiful Italian sound of both a flower and a municipality in Italy, was formed in Paris in 2013 when three like-minded musicians, Marco, Nico and Jim, were introduced by mutual friends. Classically trained as jazz musicians, Nico (Nicolas Charlier) plays drums and percussion while Marco (Marc-Antoine Perrio) plays guitar, piano, many [...]