Tag Archives: french pop

NEW RELEASE: Melody Cycle – Jack and the’

Sunny, Gallic-flavoured Orchestral pop from Scotland! Melody Cyle by Jack and the' Jack and The’ is the musical project of Julien Lonchamp, a Frenchman-in-exile (for some years now, in Edinburgh) whose music combines catchy melodies with complex orchestrations and cascading … Continue reading

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VIDEO: Melody Cycle #1 – Jack and the’

Jack and the’ have just released this video of the track Melody Cycle #1 taken from the new album Melody Cycle due out on Folkwit on 22 February 2016: Melody Cycle ♯1 (video) from Jack and the on Vimeo. For … Continue reading

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NEW RELEASE: Exposition Universelle – Orwell

Announcing the release of the latest album by Orwell – Exposition Universelle – Release date: 9 October 2015 Exposition Universelle by Orwell Airy, orchestral-pop brilliance from Jérôme Didelot and friends, propelled by guitars, piano, strings, brass, vocal harmonies, vibraphone and … Continue reading

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COMING SOON: Odessey & Oracle and The Casiotone Orchestra

We are pleased to announce that we will be releasing this wonderful album on 1 June: “One of the most original sound creations of French music in recent years.” – Gianfranco Marmoro, Ondarock (IT) “”Wide-eyed, accomplished, orchestrated and in love … Continue reading

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NEW RELEASE: Aéropop – Alexander von Mehren

Aéropop is the stunning debut album of Norwegian multi-instrumentalist Alexander von Mehren. It’s a wonderful slice of baroque/chamber pop in the vein of StereoLab and The High Llamas: Aéropop by Alexander von Mehren Released on 16 September 2013, the album … Continue reading

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Jack and The’ Video

Great video for the track Johnny The Story Writer taken from the new album Vacation (A Pop Manifesto): Johnny the storywriter (video) from Jack and the on Vimeo. More on Jack & The’ here.

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NEW RELEASE: Vacation (A Pop Manifesto) by Jack and The’

Vacation (A Pop Manifesto) is a beautifully crafted album of sophisticated pop from France via Edinburgh. Jack and The’, lead by Julien Lonchamp have created a quirky and original album that will sit comfortably alongside the likes of The High … Continue reading

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10th anniversary release of Des lendemains by Orwell

To mark 10 years since its release, the excellent French band Orwell release their debut album, Des lendemains on Bandcamp: More releases from Orwell here.

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NEW RELEASES: April & May 2012

April 30 2012 – Songs of Gold and Shadow – Cleo T French recording artist Cleo T releases her debut album produced by John Parish (P J Harvey) on Folkwit – look out for UK tour dates in May. May … Continue reading

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Mièle – Americana UK Review

A great review of Le jour et la nuit from Americana UK: “On a formative trip to Belgium I discovered the pleasures of beer, paprika and chips with mayonnaise. It was the first foreign country I visited and yet I … Continue reading

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