Show tunes: Paris Fashion Week S/S 2014's runway playlist

Show tunes Paris Fashion Week S/S 2014's runway playlist
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Fashion week, these days, is about much more than just the collections. Showmanship is the name of game, and in the meticulously executed sartorial extravaganzas, the sound space is an element that no producer or designer can afford to overlook. Music royalty - past, present and future - is enlisted to ensure a full assault on the senses. Here, we bring you Paris Fashion Week's catwalk mega mix from the S/S 2014 womenwear collections.


Dries Van Noten

Radiohead's Colin Greenwood played an adapted bass line from 'The Iron Lung' live


'Balsam Pervian' by Gathaspar; 'I Hear A New World' by Joe Meek; 'LEUK' by John Wizards; 'Closer to me [extended 12'' remix]' by The Cure; 'Menuett (Part 1 Accelerando)' by Dettmann Wiedemann; 'Fin de siècle' by Daedelus; 'Just Like Heaven' by The Cure; 'Friday I'm In Love (extended Strange Love Mix)' by The Cure

Music production: Mode-F

FRIDAY 27/09


'Wet Stuff' by Folk Implosion; 'Gnossienne n°1' by Erik Satie; 'Where Is My Mind' by Pixies; 'Where Is My Mind' by Maxence Cyrin; 'Fuzzy' by Grant Lee Buffalo; 'Bang On' by The Breeders

Rick Owens

'Plastic Star (Alva Noto remix)' by Byetone; 'Plastic Star' by Byetone


Roland Mouret

'End Of Time' by Beyoncé; 'Rude Boy Vs Kingston Town (Djs From Mars Bootleg Remix)' by Rihanna vs UB40; 'Subway (remastered)' by Eric Serra; 'Roots Soup' by Krushed 'n' Sorted; 'Dub Rastaquouère' by Serge Gainsbourg; 'Hit Em Up' by Afrikan Boy

Music production: Mode F - Alexander Maxwell, Laurent Ballot, Nano de Clausel

Christian Dior

'Antonín Dvořák: Scherzo, Molto Vivace' by Sir Andrew Davis Philharmonic Orchestra; 'Here Again' by Factory Floor; 'Slow' by Michael Mayer & Matias Aguayo; 'Here Again' by Factory Floor; 'Animals' by Martin Garrix; 'My Shine (Carl Craig Remix)' by Tini

Music production: Michel Gaubert

Maison Martin Margiela

'Dario Marianelli' by Briony; 'Dulceria (Clark Remix)' by Aufgang; 'Arvo Part' by Fratres for Cello and Piano; 'Dulceria (Clark Remix)' by Aufgang; 'Arvo Part' by Fratres for Cello and Piano

Music production: Michel Gaubert

SUNDAY 29/09


'Johnny B Goode' by The Sex Pistols; 'Roadrunner Lips' by Micachu & The Shapes

Music production: Frédéric Sanchez

Junya Watanabe

'Gate 4' by Emptyset; 'Black Wisdom, White Witch' by Violetshaped; 'Blood Rhythm With Wishy Drones' by Shackleton; 'Didgeridoo' by Aphex Twin; 'Massacre' by Shackleton - all played by the Hell's Kitchen DJs

Comme des Garcons

A collaboration between Twenty Hertz and Hell's Kitchen DJs

MONDAY 30/09


Live music by Aikiu


'Back to life' by Soul II Soul; 'However' by Nmesh; 'Freedom! '90' by George Michael; 'Keep on Movin'' by Soul II Soul

Music production: Michel Gaubert


'Ride (Special Request Remix)' by Lana Del Rey; 'Get Like Me' by Nelly feat. Pharrell Williams and Nicki Minaj; 'Tapestry' by Nightmares on Wax; 'Light Up (The World)' by Yasmin feat. Shy FX & Ms Dynamite; 'Hackney Parrot (Special Request)' by Tessela

Music production: Steve Mackey and John Gosling


'She Burns' by Joe Goddard feat. Mara Carlyle; 'F For You' by Disclosure; 'White Noise feat. AlunaGeorge' by Disclosure; 'You've Got The Love' by The Source feat. Candi Staton

Music production: Michel Gaubert


Mix of Discodromo DJs and drummers from Sing Sing Rhythms (Youssou N'Dour drummers from Senegal)

Music production: John Gosling


Stella McCartney

'Popgun Track' by Linkoban; 'Voodoo Love' by Buraka Som System feat. Sara Tavares & Terry Lynn; 'I'm 6teen' by Unknown Artist; 'Get Like Me' by Nelly feat. Pharrell Williams and Nicki Minaj; 'Royals' by Lorde; 'Connection' by Elastica


'Memories Of Tape Recorder' by Yann Tomita; 'Collider' by Jon Hopkins; 'Pink Water' by Eduardo De La Calle; 'Arabesque n°1' by Isao Tomita; 'Beaks Of Eagles (Fulgeance Remix)' by Kelpe; 'Can't Get You Out Of My Head' by Kylie Minogue

Music production: Michel Gaubert

Saint Laurent

'Mr Your On Fire Mr' written and performed by Liars, recorded by Steve Revitte. Remix and additional recording by Angus Andrew



'Evil Beast (People In The Way) (Clark Remix)' by The Terraformers; 'Picasso Baby' by Jay-Z; 'Shopping Bags' by De La Soul; 'De La Orgee' by De La Soul; 'Picasso Baby (at the Pace Gallery in New York)' by Jay-Z

Music production: Michel Gaubert


'Casta Diva (Norma)' by Vincenzo Bellini; 'Closer Dancer' by Closer Musik; 'Madame Butterfly' by Malcolm McLaren; 'O Mio Babbino Caro' by Giacomo Puccini; 'Kyoko's House (Stage Blood is not Enough)' by Philip Glass

Alexander McQueen

'Mysteries of the World' by MFSB; 'Move on Down' by Mekon; 'Go Wild in the Country (Mekon Remix)' by Bow Wow Wow; 'Mysterious Island' by Bernard Herrmann; 'Turn It Up' by Factory Floor; 'Charlie Declines' by Danny Elfman; 'Pure Imagination' by Gene Wilder; 'Black Noise' by Nine Inch Nails; 'Golden Lady' by Stevie Wonder

Music production: John Gosling


Louis Vuitton

'Visitors Original Soundtrack' by Philip Glass, performed by Bruckner Orchestra Linz & Dennis Russel Davies

Moncler Gamme Rouge

'Courage' by John Hassell; 'Lion' by Harmonic 313; 'Coolicon' by Carter Tutti; 'Toxic C1' by Rammelzee; 'New York' by Angel Haze; 'Goldie (Instrumental)' by A$ap Rocky; 'Right Thing' by DJ Shadow; 'Circles (Round and Round)' by John and Julie

Music production: Frédéric Sanchez

Miu Miu

'VI' by Mirwais; 'What Time Is Love (Echo & The Bunnymen Mix)' by The KLF; 'So Hard' by The KLF Vs. Pet Shop Boys; 'Chill Out' by The KLF; 'The Dark Side Of The Moon' by Pink Floyd.

Music production: Frédéric Sanchez


'Las Vegas Man' by Suicide; 'Cheyenne' by Martin Rev; 'Girl' by Suicide; 'Keep Your Dreams' by Suicide; 'Dream Baby Dream' by Suicide; 'Shadazz' by Suicide

Music production: Pilooski  

Fashion Features Editor

Jack Moss is the Fashion Features Editor at Wallpaper*, joining the team in 2022. Having previously been the digital features editor at AnOther and digital editor at 10 and 10 Men magazines, he has also contributed to titles including i-D, Dazed, 10 Magazine, Mr Porter’s The Journal and more, while also featuring in Dazed: 32 Years Confused: The Covers, published by Rizzoli. He is particularly interested in the moments when fashion intersects with other creative disciplines – notably art and design – as well as championing a new generation of international talent and reporting from international fashion weeks. Across his career, he has interviewed the fashion industry’s leading figures, including Rick Owens, Pieter Mulier, Jonathan Anderson, Grace Wales Bonner, Christian Lacroix, Kate Moss and Manolo Blahnik.