"Music is the cup that holds the wine of silence. Sound is that cup, but empty. Noise is that cup, but broken.”

Robert Fripp


"Le rôle de l'artiste créateur est de créer des lois, non pas de suivre celles qui sont déjà faites"
Ferruccio Busoni

"Go, go, go! ... Go! go! ..."
John Lee Hooker

30/12/2018

2018' best of


my personal hits of the year


* a splendid solo by Alvin Curran in Marseille
& his tribute to Cornelius Cardew

* the high groove of Princess Thailand  which reminds me the Gun Club's energy

 *the minimalism of Héctor Rey & Andrew Fedorovitch at Galery Zoème in Marseille

* Sudden Infant
who played an exciting live with the girls trio Massicot at CCS in Paris

* the Agata Zubel' works

* the discovery of the magical Czech duo Irena a Voltech Havlov
with a  New-York concert  & a portrait

* the voices of Alessandro Bosetti

* Ikuro Takahashi and his drum kit

* the talented guitar player  Derek Gripper

* Pascale Criton' pieces
with a excellent concert Atelier Tampon Nomade last april by Ensemble Dedalus

* the french trio Orgue Agnés

*  and the bands and musicians  Roomfull of Teeth, Miroslav Kabeláč, Normil Hawaiians,
IRèNE, bien sûr, Runaaway Trio
 



And we remember the french publisher  Paul Otchakovsky-Laurens, Hugh Masekela, Johann Johannsson, the film-makers Hugo Santiago and André S. Labarthe, Cecil Taylor, Glenn Branca,
Kassé Mady Diabaté, the lettrist Maurice Lemaître, Philip Roth,
the unforgetable Aretha Franklin, Paul Virilio, the french singer Jacques Higelin
who, now,
all fly in new territories.


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you can rotate with my favorites circles

& don't miss the really nice and sensitive documentary about Giacomo Scelsi  
”Le premier mouvement de l'immobile”  directed by Sebastiano d'Ayala Valva
trailer

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A new direction to follow for 2019
with our best wishes!



&
a bonus track with the last shiny opus of  The Necks
"body" 


 

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