Nouveau nom du groupe


Pour la sortie du nouvel EP “Winter”, le groupe qui utilisait le nom de scène de Gorgeous (songwriter) devient officiellement The Fabulous Awkward Boys. Les membres du groupe ne changent pas. Ce site rassemble toutes les nouvelles infos des Fabulous Awkward Boys ainsi que les anciennes de Gorgeous (discographie, photos, videos, etc…). Les pages Facebook sont différentes.


New band name! EP “Winter” release was the occasion for the band (they were still using Gorgeous’ songwriter pseudo) to choose a real band name: The Fabulous Awkward Boys. But the quator stay the same, since 2014! The info on this website is about both Gorgeous ( 2006>2018) & The Fabulous Awkward Boys (2019…). Facebook pages will remain different though.


The Fabulous Awkward Boys

Author: The FAB

Originally there is Gorgeous (alias Fabien), a French singer-songwriter who has released 3 albums since 2006, in a folk, country, vintage-rock genre, such Ray LaMontagne, Ryan Adams, Eddie Vedder, Bob Dylan... His debut album, Djoon (2006), was an entirely DIY album. Soon joined by a backing band for a first tour in and around Paris, he recorded Holy Mornings (2010), distributed in France by the Label Mosaïc Music. After moving from Paris to Toulouse, he toured solo for a while, built a new projet studio, founded the label Gorgeoussound Records, and then looked for new musicians. Marc on the drums, Jerome on the bass guitar, and, later, David on the lead guitar joined in for a 3rd album called « Sold Out » (2015). His also recorded and mixed different projects for his friends. 4 years later, and after playing in numerous gigs in the south west of France, the band recorded 5 new songs to release in an EP album. They eventually decided to take the real-band name « The Fabulous Awkward Boys » for the occasion… « Winter » was recorded in November 2018 in Gorgeous’ studio and mixed during the following month.