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"In France, in the years 1960-1970, musicians pondered over how to transpose the political struggle of free jazz onto a completely different political terrain. One of the first to do so was pianist François Tusques (agitator, theorist and militant) who recorded Free ...
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"The collective methodology of the Workshop de Lyon led to the creation of the ARFI (Association Searching for an Imaginary Folklore) in 1977, their aims were very much a mission statement "encourage improvisation, spread diverse musical styles and provide means of ...
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"The Free Jazz Workshop came into being in 1967 but their first album, Inter Frequences, only appeared in 1973. Unfortunately there is no recorded trace of the group including the first drummer Pierre Guyon before he was replaced by Christian Rollet in 1970. One of the ...
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"Ornette Coleman's "Lonely Woman" on the radio, Renaissance motets, his grandfather in a Zouave military band, Syrian deserts. Columns of tanks in the streets, the soundtrack to Robert Bresson's' 'A Man Escaped', Juan Manuel Fangio's car, the fall of the Berlin wall: ...
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"Souffle Continu Records present the first vinyl reissue of Cohelmec Ensemble's 5 Octobre 1974, originally released in 1974. Out of the musical effervescence in post May 1968 France were born the labels BYG and Futura Records. The concept of collective creation appeared ...
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"Souffle Continu Records present the first vinyl reissue of Cohelmec Ensemble's Hippotigris Zebra Zebra, originally released in 1971. The Cohelmec Ensemble celebrate, above all, the pleasure of collective music-making. A group without a designated leader, they base ...
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"Souffle Continu Records present the first vinyl reissue of Cohelmec Ensemble's Next. The Cohelmec Ensemble celebrate, above all, the pleasure of collective music-making. A group without a designated leader, they base their approach on reciprocal listening and equal ...
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special price "specially released for Record Store Day 2015, Souffle Continu is very excited to present two special vinyl editions of HELDON live recordings. Part 1: HELDON Live in Paris 1975 This historical recording documents one of the rare HELDON concerts of the ...
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"Deluxe remastered reissue of Barney Wilen's 1972 album Moshi, featuring additional artwork and a 20-page booklet of rare pictures, sheet music, and the original liner notes. Includes a bonus DVD (packaged with exclusive artwork) of Caroline de Bendern's 1971 film "à ...
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"Have you ever imagined what a meeting between the Silver Apples and Sonny Sharrock would sound like? In 1974, Jean-Jacques Birge, one of the first French synthesizer players (ARP 2600) along with Francis Gorge, virtuoso guitarist, created some unique improvised pop ...
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"Triode was a French psych prog band from the early 70's. Their sole album "On n'a pas fini d'avoir tout vu" released in 1971 combines the fascinating flute playing of Michel Edelin, the psychedelic guitar sound of Pierre Cherez (also of Ys & Bernard Szajner companion) ...
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"Travelling is a keyboard based trio that probably represents best what the mythical Futura label's RED series was about; jazz, rock and experimental inquisitiveness. Often considered as the French answer to the Canterbury movement, echoes of Soft Machine, Caravan and ...
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""We just wanted the sound, the raw sound-texture, before being treated and shaped by any cultural code..." remembers Georges Alloro member of Horde Catalytique Pour La Fin. Formed in 1967, the French avant garde quartet played instruments coming from western, african, ...
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"Fifth in a reissue series of the cult French underground Futura label. Bernard Vitet was a key figure in the French free jazz / improv scene of the early 70's. This mythical avant jazz lp is the result of a truly magical session he put together in December '71 with Beb ...
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"Fourth in a reissue series of the cult French underground Futura label. Highly surreal and wonderfully futuristic, "Tacet", one of the best kept secrets of the Futura catalogue is the soundtrack work of Jean Guerin for Claude Faraldo's anarchic film "BOF, anatomie d'un ...
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SEMOOL - ESSAIS (LP)

"Third in a series of ten reissues of the cult French underground Futura label. Semool were the trio of Philippe Martineau, Olivier Cauquil and Remy Dede Dreano. They recorded 'Essais' between 1969 and 1971. This is a foggy lo-fi psychedelic alien trip with echoes of ...
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"First in a series of ten reissues of the cult French underground Futura label. Fully licenced by Gerard Terrones, this is the first official vinyl reissue of 'Sarcelles-Locheres', the unique album of French underground heroes Red Noise led by Patrick Vian. It is a ...
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"Second in a series of ten reissues of the cult French underground Futura label. Recorded in December 1970, 'With (Junk-Saucepan) When (Spoon-Trigger)' is the first album by Mahogany Brain, led by street poet/underground film maker Michel Bulteau and Patrick Geoffrois. ...
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