Mina Tindle

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Mina Tindle
Mina Tindle in 2012
Mina Tindle in 2012
Background information
Birth namePauline de Lassus Saint-Geniès
Born (1983-04-09) 9 April 1983 (age 39)
Paris, France
OriginParis, France
GenresPop, folk, soul
Occupation(s)Singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist
Instrument(s)Guitar, piano, synth
Years active2008-present
LabelsBelieve Recordings, Sauvage

Pauline de Lassus Saint-Geniès (born 9 April 1983 in Paris), better known by her stage name Mina Tindle, is a French folk and new wave singer, songwriter and multi-instrumentalist. She released her debut EP with Sauvage Records,[1] and in March 2012 released her debut album Taranta on Believe Recordings.[2][3]

De Lassus was born in Paris and has family that reside in Spain. She lived in Brooklyn where she played with the band The Limes before returning to Paris to pursue her career as a solo artist.[4] She is married to The National member Bryce Dessner and has provided vocals on several of their albums.[5]



Year Album Peak
2012 Taranta 128
2014 Parades 156
2020 Sister


Year Single Peak
2012 "To Carry Many Small Things" 128 Taranta
2013 "Henry" 132
2014 "I Command" Parades


  1. ^ Review: Mina Tindle, Mezzic
  2. ^ Believe Recordings UK
  3. ^ Mina Tindle, 'Taranta', The Independent
  4. ^ "Archived copy". Archived from the original on 2012-12-26. Retrieved 2012-07-16.{{cite web}}: CS1 maint: archived copy as title (link)
  5. ^ Ouest-France (2017-09-08). "The National, le grand groupe américain que vous ne connaissez pas". Ouest-France.fr (in French). Retrieved 2019-07-19.
  6. ^ a b LesCharts.com Mina Tindle discography

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