The Squid's Ear Magazine

  Rapid SSL





  American Express

© 2002-2016, Squidco LLC

The duo of Jean Derome and Rene Lussier on their third album of composition and improvisation that was recorded live with no overdubs.

Les Granules
Au Royaume du Silencieux

Les Granules: Au Royaume du Silencieux (Ambiances Magnetiques)
Label: Ambiances Magnetiques    
Released in: Canada    

"We've been working together, composing, interpreting and improvising since 1978. We impose no stylistic restrictions on ourselves and believe that beauty can be had in the incongruous coming together of stories and ideas. Our collaboration has always been based on the work of the man-orchestra, the integration of sound tapes, an almost cinematographic vision of musical series and a broad stylistic field extending from improvised music to folk, and from contemporary music to rock.

Au royaume du silencieux is our third album. The pieces have been recorded in real time with no overdubbing. The resulting sound is rougher than our earlier records. Each composed or improvised piece was studiously restructured through collage. Slight differences in pulse, tuning as well as subtle shifts in tempo or from one recording to another, have been left evident rather than hidden thus creating a mosaic or quilted effect."-Les Granules

See all items in the Ambiances Magnetiques category

Related Categories of Interest:

Musique Actuelle
Improvised Music
Guitarists, &c.
Ambiances Magnetiques
Duo Recordings
Before April-2006

Search for other titles on the Ambiances Magnetiques label.

Customers Who Bought This Item Also Bought:
Murray Trio, David
3D Family
Necks, The
(Recommended Records)
Zorn, John
Moon child
Haino, Keiji / Yoshida Tatsuya
New Rap
Drake, Hamid / Tsahar, Assif
Live at Glenn Miller Cafe: Soul Bodies Volume 2
Golia, Vinny Quartet
(Clean Feed)
Zorn, John
Filmworks XVII
Univers Zero
Electric Masada
At The Mountains Of Madness
Robert, Jocelyn
(Ambiances Magnetiques)
Kyriakides, Yannis
The Buffer Zone
Various Artists
Isole Che Parlano 00 03
(AA. VV.)
50th Birthday Celebration Volume Twelve
Muller / Kahn / Wolfarth
(Creative Sources)
Curran, Alvin
Mori, Ikue
Charming Hostess
(Recommended Records)
Frith, Fred
Cheap at Half the Price
(Recommended Records)
Live at Tonic 1999 [DVD]
Masada String Trio
Volume 1
Scheinman, Jenny
Ex, The
Joggers & Smoggers
(Ex Records)
Necks, The
Drive By
(Recommended Records)
Quan Ninh, Le
Le Ventre Negatif
Parker, Evan / McPhee, Joe
Chicago Tenor Duets
Cusack, Peter & Eastley, Max
Day for Night
Price: $14.95
In Stock


Shipping Weight: 5.00 units

Quantity in Basket: None

Product Information:

UPC: 771028101825

Label: Ambiances Magnetiques
Catalog ID: AM018CD
Squidco Product Code: 508

Format: CD
Condition: NEW
Released: 1992
Country: Canada
Packaging: Jewel Tray
Recorded November 20th-24th, 1989 at Studio Victor, Montreal.


Jean Derome-flute, alto saxophone, appeaux, boite a rythme, syntesizers, piano, vocals, cassettes

Rene Lussier-electric guitar, percussion, vocals, cassettes

Highlight an artist name or instrument above
and click here to Search

Track Listing:

1 Avez-vous travaillé? 9:06

2 La carar... (chanz d'assentir les sûmes du jus) 6:42

3 Le tango qui ne finit jamais 4:32

4 La chicaneuse 4:01

5 Le grand pourquoi dans l'fond 1:35

6 Blip (ou l'oxydation des sentiments d'après Jean-Sébastien Bach) 3:09

7 Canada Dry 4:29

8 Rêves et menteries 8:05

9 La bombe 2:12

10 L'homme et le froid 2:23

11 Lé(s) Légumes 4:50

12 L'heure avancée 2:48

13 Papa-sapin-rouge 5:24

14 La fin du monde 1:49

15 Troc de viande 3:11

What are other customers searching for?