MAGMA PLAYS JAZZ !!!
The band did only 4 concerts with this repertoire (it's what I call the "Mystic Jazz" cycle - from the name of the first festival in La Villette for which they have assembled this set-list), and Stella also announced that "[this repertoire] will not last forever "...
Wonderful band from the zeuhl/Rock in opposition vein. Powerful, tight compositions, great musicianship, wonderful sound.
17 juin 2005, Live au Triton
Roger Trigaux guitar, keyboards, voice
Réginald Trigaux guitar, voice
Pierre Chevalier keyboards, voice
Keith Macksoud bass
Tribute concert to Elton Dean (1945-2006) at Le Triton (near Paris, France) May 27, 2006. This former Soft Machine member lived in France for years and this tribute is essentially that of his French musicians friends, with also his faithful compatriots Hugh Hopper, Jim Dvorak…
In February 2005, Faton Cahen and Yochk'o Seffer (both ex Magma/Zao) made a series of concerts in Japan (Tokyo), with Japanese musicians. During four evenings (from February 11 to 14), they played in different configurations different repertoire.
These recordings are extensive excerpts of...
Faton Bloom is the reunion of Francois 'Faton' Cahen (ex Magma / Zao) and Didier 'Bloom' Malherbe (ex Gong).
This recording is from an early concert in 1984, with the first incarnation of the band featuring the wonderful drummer Pierre Moerlen (ex Gong). This was long before the recording of...
ART ZOYD, live in Vincennes, France, Sons d'Hiver Festival, on January 25th, 1994.
Excellent sound for this DAT recording. My favorite Art Zoyd recording (official releases included).
Gérard HOURBETTE violin, keyboards, percussions, electroacoustique, samples
Thierry ZABOÏTZEFF cello, bass...
ZAO live at the New Morning, Paris, 6 February 2007.
In memory of Faton Cahen (2011 RIP)
Excellent sound and performance IMHO
YOCHK'O SEFFER saxophones, tarogato
FATON CAHEN piano, keyboards
FRANCOIS CAUSSE drums, percussion
GERARD PREVOST bass
CYNTHIA SAINT-VILLE vocals
guest (part 2) ...
PAGA GROUP : New Morning, Paris, 30 January1989
Bernard Paganotti : bass
Klaus Blasquiz : voice
Bertrand Lajudie : keyboards
Claude Salmieri : drums
1. Intro Urantia 1’09
2. Talk Back 9’22
3. Mitchinoku 13’15
4. Haunted 10’50
5. Showtown 5’11
6. In A Spiral 8’30
7. Memorial 6’45
8. King For A...
MAGMA - La genese, l'habillage, la totale.
Concept in 3 shows : 5 CDs
Live in France 2005
In january 2005, Magma began a serie of concerts with a new concept : showing the different stages for the elaboration of a Magma piece. This was done on a serie of 3 consecutive concerts :
- first : LA...