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Interview: Christopher Owens

By Barry Walters, Contributor

Christopher Owens's solo debut Lysandre is a concept album about his very first tour with Girls, the much-loved indie rock band he recently dissolved. In it, the 33-year-old San Francisco songwriter sings about his excitement over playing in New York City, encountering a former flame, experiencing stage fright, and falling in love with a girl in the French Rivera. Musically, it's inspired by the folk music he's now covering as an encore to complete performances… more »


  • 08.02.13 http://t.co/ivghkoSXuR Early sounds from an upcoming project with Girls Chet JR White
  • 06.05.13 Solo US dates for Christopher Owens' (@Chri55yBaby) acoustic shows start on Friday. Dates and Tickets here--->http://t.co/dY74J2nzO5
  • 06.05.13 Advance listen to the Spectrals new album "Sob Story" produced by x-Girl Chet JR White available at http://t.co/f9dMgVYCgj
  • 03.28.13 RT @pitchforkmedia: Hear Spectrals' "Milky Way", featuring contributions from former Girls member JR White http://t.co/0OMZL22OWV
  • 10.28.12 RT @Chri55yBaby: On November 9th the Lysandre album will be performed live in San Francisco at The Lodge. Here's a link for tickets http ...
  • 10.25.12 RT @FatPossum: RT @pitchforkmedia: Christopher Owens (@Chri55yBaby), formerly of @GIRLSsf, announces solo album. Hear two tracks now htt ...
  • 07.01.12 Earthquake weather
  • 06.16.12 I'm so baste
  • 06.07.12 RT @Chri55yBaby: For those of you waking up in Europe, here is my video for the trip to London, Lille, Paris, Marseille and Barcelona ht ...
  • 05.31.12 RT @turnstilemusic: TONITE - @GIRLSsf at Marseille Cabaret Aletoire #fb
  • 05.29.12 RT @joelashton_: second day of the Girls tour takes us to Tourcoing. we have crabsticks in catering. crabsticks.
  • 05.28.12 RT @banginboobs: Whose coming to @GIRLSsf tonight at HMV forum?