Wednesday, December 13, 2017

French Christmas/Romea

The organisation What The France promotes music made in France. They compiled this great playlist called Merry Chic Mas Old Skool. Yes, mainly chansons de Noël from people like, Edith Piaf, Gerard Lenorman, Claude François, Nana Mouskouri, Christophe, Charles Aznavour. Christmas the old fashioned way. This old CAGG favourite is also on the list: Jacques Dutronc 's classic 'La Fille Du Père Noël' from 1966.

Also French, by origin, is Romea. She lives in Cambodia right now, and was in the band Andromakers. She took a clean break from her former life, and relocated. From there, she makes music by herself. This slow and brooding version of Last Christmas is kinda sexy: