CONTENTS 75 1 I NDEPENDENT THINKING IN A D E P E NDENT WORLD - WWW.CONFUSED.CO.UK
MAIN STORIES 98 T H E G A I N S B O U R G F I L E S : 98 #1 T H E D A U G H T E R
Charlotte Gainsbourg, first came to public attention as a sexualised teen on the video to her father's record, "Lemon Incest". Now a successful actress, she's still coming to terms with her outrageous dad.
#2 THE FATHER Saint and sinner, singer, actor and national French icon, Serge Gainsbourg won the hearts of a nation. He was also an alcoholic who both adored and reviled women and became notorious - among other things - for writing a love song to his daughter.
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Beats! Snares! Bassline! The Stanton Warriors, Dee Kline, Donna D and friends are forging a new sound somewhere between breakbeat and garage. The future sound of the underground starts here.
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O S C A R N E I M E Y E R Communism, curvaceous women and Le Corbusier all influenced the visionary architect when he set out to build a city in the middle of the Brazilian jungle. Fifty years on, Brasilia is still the inspiration for dream cities the world over.
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Bloodletting leaches? Scarification? Men with breasts? Body alteration? It's all in a days work for those whose oeuvre is live art.
1 4 0 B R U C E R O B I N S O N
The writer and director of Wifhnail And I on becoming a cult hero, why Hollywood sucks and his bet to stay on the wagon for a year.
E Y E S P Y : G O O D S T U F F A squinty eyjsd look at the month in fashion.
HOW I WANT MY C L O T H E S T O B E S E E N New York dwellers As Four take to the trees.
N EW L OOK : E MMA C O O K Is it a show or is it an exhibition?
H O M E S H O P P I N G Images bw Carmen Freudenthal and Elle/Verhagen.
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Photography by David 4Sims. Styling by Anna Cockburn.
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Photography by Paulo Sutch. Styling by Nicola Formichetti.
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Photography by Viviane Sassen Styling by Cathy Edwards.