Beautiful LP that brings together 10 tracks of the fragile French folk songwriting of the great Georges Brassens. If you don't know Brassens, he was one twisted mofo, and his work has gone onto provide the inspiration for a range of musicians that runs from Serge Gainsbourg to Momus. LP, Vinyl record album
This is the US issue of the 1969 album that Serge and Jane Birkin cut together, and every track is a groovy French classic, of the sort that made Serge a legend! The arrangments are amazing, and feature some of the weirdest instrumentation ever heard on a pop record – especially one that was ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
One of the first moments of grooviness from Michel Legrand in the 60s – a set that takes his older orchestral style and fits it to a really mod set of rhythms! The album's filled with jaunty grooves – leaping sort of numbers that almost have a "yeh yeh" French pop approach, ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
One of the more unusual albums on ZTT from the 80s, but one of the most compelling too – the only full length set we've ever seen from singer Anne Pigalle, a vocalist who moves easily between French and English lyrics, in a lush summation of the best continental pop of the time! The sound is ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
Michel Polnareff —
Polnareff's ... LP Disc AZ (France), Late 60s. Near Mint- Gatefold ...
Just Sold Out!
One of the best albums ever by Michel Polnareff – with a hip groovy sound that's very much in the Get Easy mode! Polnareff's usual cool style of French pop vocals are pumped up more than usual with some great arrangements by Bil Shepherd and Anthony King, with lots of bass underneath and a ... read moreLP, Vinyl record album
(Japanese pressing, with obi! Cover has some light wear, but record is very nice.)