PATRICK SAUSSOIS – Le Jazz Gitano Parisien

Guitarist Patrick Saussois was born in Paris as the son of a Breton/Basque father and a mother with gypsy origins. As a child he became fascinated by the guitar thanks to his father and he mastered the instrument over the years as a true autodidact. It should be noted that he, a left-hander, learned to… Continue lendo PATRICK SAUSSOIS – Le Jazz Gitano Parisien

Hommage à Django Reinhardt (1960)

RTF, Jazz Memories n°16: "Hommage à Django Reinhardt"Présentation: Simon Copans, Maurice Culaz, Charles Delaunay https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fs1OksZnBqs Nuage 00:05Biographie de Django (par S. Copans) 00:48Valse en La (ou "Montagne Ste Geneviève", ou "Valse à Django" ) 01:59Matelo & Maurice Ferret, (guitare), Jean-Baptiste "Mac Kac" Reilles (batterie), Emmanuel Soudieux (basse)Biographie de Django (suite) 03:28Tears 04:19Matelo Ferré, Maurice Ferret… Continue lendo Hommage à Django Reinhardt (1960)

NILS CHEVILLE & THE DANSANT – Mohan Kushi

THE DANSANT est une formation rock composée de cinq musiciens issus d’horizons musicaux différents. Ils nous proposent ici un univers instrumental particulier né de l’adaptation des oeuvres de Nils CHEVILLE, compositeur et guitariste du projet. Ce rock « savant » allie de nombreuses ambiances sonores comme les musiques traditionnelles orientales ou sud américaines, électroniques et… Continue lendo NILS CHEVILLE & THE DANSANT – Mohan Kushi

COSTES – Superloser

Jean-Louis Costes (born May 13, 1954) is a French noise musician, performance artist and film actor. Costes has been described as the French version of GG Allin, though unlike Allin's rudimentary brand of hardcore punk, Costes' music is largely synth-driven, relying heavily on looped beats, overmodulated vocals, and random outbursts of screaming and glitch fills.… Continue lendo COSTES – Superloser

MORTON FELDMAN – Rothko Chapel | Les Cris de Paris – Ensemble Intercontemporain (2017)

Morton Feldman wrote Rothko Chapel as a musical tribute to the famous "abstractionist" painter Mark Rothko (1903-1970), who committed suicide at the age of 66. It was conceived to be a permanent musical piece for the Rothko Chapel, a non-denominational chapel in Houston, Texas, founded by John and Dominique de Menil. The interior serves not only as a… Continue lendo MORTON FELDMAN – Rothko Chapel | Les Cris de Paris – Ensemble Intercontemporain (2017)

DAFT PUNK – Lose Yourself To Dance

"Lose Yourself to Dance" is a song by French electronic music duo Daft Punk, featuring vocals by American singer Pharrell Williams and guitars by Chic's Nile Rodgers. The song is taken from Daft Punk's fourth studio album: Random Access Memories (2013). The power of clapping, powered by Rodgers's divine guitar licks. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NF-kLy44Hls I know you… Continue lendo DAFT PUNK – Lose Yourself To Dance

J.U.S.T.I.C.E. – D.a.n.c.e.

In the tradition of Daft Punk, J.U.S.T.I.C.E. is a French electronic music duo consisting of Gaspard Augé and Xavier de Rosnay. The duo's label is Ed Banger Records, managed by Pedro Winter. Justice is known for incorporating a strong rock influence into their music and image. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sy1dYFGkPUE © 2007 Ed Banger Records / Because Music… Continue lendo J.U.S.T.I.C.E. – D.a.n.c.e.

LUIS MARIANO – Qui Sait, Qui Sait, Qui Sait

A French version of the popular Spanish song by Cuban songwriter Osvaldo Farrés. The French lyrics, Qui sait, qui sait, qui sait, are by Jacques Larue. It is inaccurate to claim that it gains a slightly different meaning in French. In fact, the etymology of the Spanish word quizás (equivalent to Portuguese quiçá) comes from… Continue lendo LUIS MARIANO – Qui Sait, Qui Sait, Qui Sait

LÉONIE PERNET – Mon Amour Tu Bois Trop

Léonie Pernet est une chanteuse, compositrice et multi-instrumentiste française. Après quelques premières apparitions dans la scène électronique underground, elle a dévoilé son premier album solo Crave en 2018, avec un succès critique considérable. L’artiste revient aujourd’hui avec Le Cirque de Consolation, une sorte de double négatif de Crave, célébrant un regard renouvelé sur la vie et une nouvelle ouverture à… Continue lendo LÉONIE PERNET – Mon Amour Tu Bois Trop