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YACHT – “Le Goudron” (Brigitte Fontaine Cover)

In 1969, the French avant-pop singer Brigitte Fontaine recorded an intense, absorbing song called “Le Goudron” with free-jazz greats the Art Ensemble Of Chicago. It’s one of those icy examples of spaced-out continental cool that you usually only hear on indie-film soundtracks or on the Spotify playlists of friends whose music-history knowledge is much, much… More »

By: Tom Breihan / April 24, 2012 - 3:55 pm