Tagged with french music

Tiny steps in the right direction!

Tiny steps in the right direction!

I have had some small victories over the past 24 hours…here they are… My advisor here at the lab mentioned a series of chamber concerts that happen in Marseille and there was one last night. Not just any concert either, a CLARINET concert! Famous French Clarinetist Paul Meyer was in Marseille and played some amazing … Continue reading

Saturday Site: GrooveShark.com

Saturday Site: GrooveShark.com

GrooveShark is a savior. I realize this may sound somewhat sacrilegious but seriously folks…an american lover of French music just can’t find enough of it here…unless you pay the crazy amazon.com prices for imports or rely on the selection of itunes store (which is actually quite good most of the time). GrooveShark.com is a site … Continue reading

French Music Monday: Carla Bruni

French Music Monday: Carla Bruni

I am sure it is no surprise that Carla Bruni would make it into the French Music Monday spot. She is just fantastic, great voice and gorgeous…and married to the president, I mean come on, she’s winning in life for sure! I also loved that she got a role in one of my favorite movies … Continue reading

French Music Monday: Luce

French Music Monday: Luce

Again, searching for French indie-pop music to fit my tastes I came upon LUCE. She seems quite quirky but definitely talented! I have been listening to this album (available on iTunes) for a good 2 months, generally on repeat. Catchy, fun songs! Apparently she won France’s Nouvelle Star in 2010 (similar to American Idol I … Continue reading