1. Air Over 'The Moon' About Film Score Turned Full Album

    February 04, 2012 1:30 PM EST The first track on French electronic duo Air's new album, "La Voyage Dans la Lune," is 18 seconds long and the perfect sonic accompaniment to reaching the pearly gates. Yet the band's label, Astralwerks/EMI, thinks Air's 10th release will grab the attention of lapsed…

  2. Fresh Air

    February 25, 2007 12:00 AM EST Air's fourth studio album, "Pocket Symphony," finds the French duo having a love affair with the very concept of love. "It became a cycle of songwriting, like a loop," band member Nicolas Godin says. Air's fourth studio album, "Pocket Symphony," finds…

  3. Air Inspired By Classical Music On New Album

    December 15, 2006 12:00 AM EST Air indulges in the non-rock influence of Philip Glass' "Einstein on the Beach" and "The Photographer" on its upcoming album, "Pocket Symphony." Air indulges in the non-rock influence of Philip Glass' "Einstein on the Beach" and "The…

  4. Air Composes A 'Pocket Symphony'

    November 16, 2006 12:00 AM EST French rock/electronica duo Air will release its next album, "Pocket Symphony," March 6 via Astralwerks. The 12-track set boasts vocals from Pulp's Jarvis Cocker and the Divine Comedy's Neil Hannon, a French rock/electronica duo Air will release its next album, "…

  5. Fresh Air: Duo Wrapping New CD, Dunckel Goes Solo

    June 16, 2006 12:00 AM EDT French electronica/rock duo Air is nearly finished with its new studio album, which group member JB Dunckel tells Billboard.com should be released in early 2007 via Astralwerks. French electronica/rock duo Air is nearly finished with its new studio album, which group member JB Dunckel tells…

  6. Air Gets Symphonic With Beck, Falkner

    September 27, 2004 12:00 AM EDT Air got a lift from surprise guests Beck and Jason Falkner last night (Sept. 26) at Los Angeles' Hollywood Bowl during the French electronica/rock duo's career first live performance with a full orche Air got a lift from surprise guests Beck and Jason Falkner last night (Sept. 26)…

  7. Air Fires Up 'Talkie Walkie'

    September 29, 2003 12:00 AM EDT French electronica duo Air will release its next studio album, "Talkie Walkie," Jan. 27 via Astralwerks. French electronica duo Air will release its next studio album, "Talkie Walkie," Jan. 27 via Astralwerks. The album re-teams the group with producer Nigel Godrich, who…

  8. Billboard Bits: Air, NJ Skate & Surf, Peter Green

    January 16, 2003 12:00 AM EST News on Air, NJ Skate & Surf, Peter Green Although Air's next Source/Astralwerks studio album isn't expected until late 2003 at the earliest, the French duo has teamed with Italian writer Alessandro Baricco for "City Reading (Tre Storie Western)," due March 25. Baricco…

  9. 10,000 Hz. Legend

    June 09, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Those expecting 10,000 Hz. Legend to sound something like this French duo's 3-year-old debut, Moon Safari, may be surprised. Those expecting 10,000 Hz. Legend to sound something like this French duo's 3-year-old debut, Moon Safari, may be surprised. Less buoyant and kitschy than its…

  10. France's Air Gets Trippy With New Source Album

    May 08, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel, better known as French act Air, aren't delusional. They realize their new album, with its unexpectedly dark landscape, will take some fans by surprise. Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel aren't delusional. They realize their new album, with…

  11. The Anglo Files

    April 24, 2001 12:00 AM EDT News on Agent Sumo, Matthew Herbert, Compost, Air, Mark B & Blade Agent Sumo Set to Dominate Agent Sumo -- Martin Cole and Steven Halliday -- are the latest dance act to emerge from the prolific area of South London that spawned fellow Virgin signings Mutiny and Basement Jaxx (XL…

  12. Air Floats To U.S. For Summer Tourb

    April 10, 2001 12:00 AM EDT Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel, better known as the French electronica duo Air, will embark on a month-long tour of the U.S., set to begin June 14 in Dallas. The trek comes in support of the gr Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel, better known as the French electronica duo Air, will…

  13. Billboard Bits: Air, LeAnn Rimes, The Rutles

    March 07, 2001 12:00 AM EST News on Air, Beck, Buffalo Daughter, Red Kross, LeAnn Rimes, Music In High Places, The Rutles, The Beatles Nicolas Godin and Jean-Benoit Dunckel, better known as the French duo Air, will release their new album, "10,000 Hz Legend," on May 29 via Astralwerks. The 11-track set…