Through his instrumental experiments and personal lyrics, Simili Gum draws the contours of a new form of French pop. His surreal writing reveals a romantic sensitivity, at times filled with uncertainty. These singular themes merge into a piece of moving music with porous contours between electronic music, French «chanson» and rap. Through his instrumental experiments and personal lyrics, Simili Gum draws the contours of a new form of French pop. We teamed up with a team of creatives in his hometown Paris to capture the spirit of his unique universe.
The latest release;
Photography by Hélène Mastrandréas
Styling by Fiona Omnès
Production Les Monstres
#1&3 T-shirt by ABRA. Long sleeves T-shirt with stripes by Balmain, Wrap skirt by Louis Vuitton.
#2&6 Sleeveless blazer by Steven Passaro. Pullover with dégradé stripes by Diesel. Elephant pants by Celine. Traktori mules by Camperlab.
#4 Evanescence – Vintage t-shirt.
#5&8 Hand bleached and painted short sleeves top by Anna Castellano. Denim cashmere and cotton boyfriend trousers by Barrie.
#7 Sweatshirt by Celine. Okinawa pearls gloves by Thomasine. Stylist’s own hat.