Gaspar Claus - Tancade
All you can do with a cello is just staggering!Do you doubt it? Listen to Tancade.With rubbing, stroking, bouncing, hammering, gliding brushing bow... or without bow. And with a mechanical electrified bow too. The possibilities seem infinite, expressing a full palette of sensations and feelings.Gasp...
Emilie Zoé - Hello Future Me
As I had adored The Very Start, I feared her new own album would be less good. Or maybe I wanted it to be less good?Being so intellectually dishonest, I didn’t have to force myself too much to set this self-fulfilling prophecy up in my head. As a matter of fact, despite 2 pre-revealed tracks ("Hello...
Oslo Tropique - Entre les Mains des Robots
Why listen to Oslo Tropique?Because you mustn’t trust their name, seen as "a climatic oxymoron". They come from Toulouse and from Chartres, and don’t play salsa or beguine, but rock n’ roll. In French. Not in Norwegian.Because some sounds, some riffs, almost seem borrowed from heavy-metal ("Nuits Ve...
Marie-Flore - Je Sais Pas si Ça Va
She doesn’t know how it’s going ("Je Sais Pas si Ça Va")... but she knows it’s late ("Je Sais qu’il est Tard"). I know that you never know, Jean Gabin said. I know this album is very good and it overthrows me.With an unfeigned pleasure, I find everything I liked in her previous album: this voice as ...
Cats On Trees - Alie
What a beautiful summer pop album! Although it’s been released for a few months, I feel it more appropriate to broach it under the sun.Should Cats On Trees still be introduced? Let’s say they should. This duo, made up of pianist-singer Nina and drummer Yohan since 2007, mainly made a name for themse...