FRENCH CONNECTION there was a leap in the sound modern, with the French pop music its traditional image has shaken off at the end of the nineties. Attacks from the digital niche with air, Daft Punk and the Super discount compilation worked at the time as a passage. Innovations in the electronic spectrum instead of retro-Rock and provincial superstars. The French touch stood for elegance and soul in the digital world. A formula with worldwide broadcasting which later linked Phoenix with light-footed guitar songs.
France supplied the beat of the 21st century, and the pop world looked suddenly more accurately: you remembered on the European hip hop pioneer, thought of IAM from Marseille and the cool jazz designs by MC Solaar. The limitless crossover by Les Negresses Vertes and Manu Chao blew up eh all categories. Long ago, the range matured on independent labels of all straw fire trends was exalted. The Nouvelle Scene francaise has evolved over the years to the singer / songwriter movement. A now widely branched scenery with direct wires to Germany. So about the successful in floorboards Abel tracks “Le pop” committed since 2002 and competent the current developments.
With the Le pop compilations, but also by legendary dance events such as the “tour de France” a story is updated here once started A, Benjamin Biolay and Keren Ann with Dominique. Pop music from France, 2008, also the gigs 2008 show Popkomm in Berlin, long covers a spectrum, ranging from the sublime performances of Coralie Clement to the fusion project Y.A.S. of music producers and DJs Mirwais. Once inspired by the electronic kick, linked to the French scene today’s independence and the world spirit in all their diversity. A special mixture that is here to discover many new releases and classics as FRENCH CONNECTION. Bon voyage! Press contact: Bureau export de la Musique francaise Nathalie Schafer/Nicolas Isner email: tel: 030-887207669 online promotion & marketing: Alexandra Vollert email: Tel: 030-47988143