Madjid Ben Chikh, Tôkyô | En Musiques

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1989, mon été Mozart…

C’est par hasard qu’un jour de fin 1988 je suis tombé sur un enregistrement des Quartets pour flûte de Mozart, interprétés par des musiciens…

… and the bright side

People like me don’t leave France because of taxes. We leave France because the moderns lost. Because Finkelkraut won. The dark side of France……

On the dark side…

This very dark vision is a part of the testimony of my generation. Boomers used to say we were cynical, that we were too…

Henry 헨리 : Fantastic (7/2014 – KPop)

Recently, KPop is developping a kind of “rap style” trend which I find extremely boring. Hopefully, we can sometimes hear some good pop songs,…

Sur une musique de Guy Ropartz…

Nous voici en juin, l’ete n’est plus qu’a quelques jours. Comme je vous l’ecrivais plus haut, j’ai depense sans vraiment compter, de facon un…

1985, Grace Jones, Slave to the Rhythm

In 1985, I reached my 20th year. After years of “rock and roll”, I finally cooled down, but I entered another moment in my…

Mon grand amour : Antonio Vivaldi

Antonio Vivaldi, Concerto per 2 violino la-minor RV523, orchestra Il Pomo d’Oro. Riccardo Minasi and Dmitry Sinkovsky, (violino) Disques Naives 2013 Violent comme il…

Orchestre rouge, speakerine, 1982

Few days ago, as my friend Pierre posted a song of Passion Fooder on Facebook, Peter O’Tool, I suddenly remembered Orchestre Rouge, the previous…

Elli et Jacno, main dans la main, 1980

When people talk about a “French touch”, they should ask themselves “but how did it happen, when did it start?”… How could the country…

Taxi girl, sos mannekin, 1980

As far as I recall, something changed in my life the day I heard this song, and even now it is still working somewhere…