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Agitation frite – Témoignages de l’underground français
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Philippe Robert Agitation frite Témoignages de l’underground français
published in February 2017
French edition
15 x 19,5 cm (softcover)
280 pages (b/w ill.)
ISBN: 979-10-94601-12-9
EAN: 9791094601129
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A unique firsthand account of the French underground musical scene since 1968.
Philippe Robert tells the story of iconic French bands such as Catalogue, Magma, Heldon, Soixante Étages, Idiome 1238, Cohelmec Ensemble, Mahjun, M.I.M.E.O., Vomir, Etron Fou Leloublan… Interviewees include Christian Vander, Gérard Terronès, Michel Bulteau, Pierre Barouh, Richard Pinhas, Daunik Lazro, Albert Marcoeur, Sylvain Guérineau, Pascal Comelade, Pierre Bastien, Jean-Jacques Birgé, Jac Berrocal, Bruno Meillier, Romain Perrot, Jean-Louis Costes, Yann Gourdon…
See also Philippe Robert: Agitation frite – Témoignages de l'underground français – Vol. 2; Vol. 3.
French musical critic Philippe Robert works for Revue & Corrigée, and is a former collaborator for Jazz Magazine, Les Inrockuptibles, Octopus, and Mouvement. He runs the blog Merzbo-Derek (merzbow-derek.tumblr.com).