Edition Spéciale

Jazz Rock/Fusion

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Studio Album, released in 1976

Songs / Tracks Listing

1. Rock N' Roll
2. Rêve, Rêve
3. Tomorrow Mourning
4. Un Coup Je Te Vois
5. Tu Naîtras Demain
6. Marie Qui Te Maries!
7. Monsieur Business
8. Allée Des Tilleuls
9. Marie Qui Te Maries!
10. Tu Naîtras Demain
11. Allée Des Tilleuls


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Line-up / Musicians

- Martial Lorenzini "MIMI" / guitars
- Ann Ballester / keyboards, vocals
- Josquin Turenne Des Pres / bass
- Jean-Francois Bouchet D'angely / drums

Releases information

LP United Artists UAS 29965 (1976) / CD Musea FGBG 4412.AR, (2002)

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Review by apps79
3 stars Another quartet among the huge amount of Jazz Rock bands emerging from 70's France.They were formed and led by the force of guitarist Mimi Lorenzini,ex-member of the famous (at least in France) psych/rock group Triangle,featuring also female singer/keyboardist Ann Ballester,who had released a personal EP in late 60's.EDITION SPECIALE debuted in 1976 on UAS Label with ''Allée des Tilleuls'',an album re-issued in 2002 on CD by Musea with three bonus tracks.

While the band is playing definitely on the jazzy side of rock,the album is quite easy- listening,delivering some catchy melodies and vocal harmonies among the most demanding pieces.Maybe trying to access a wider audience the band also included the great English track ''Tomorrow Mourning'' on the original version,a catchy song-based piece of music with some fine moog solos.Regarding the other material in "Allée des Tilleuls" and leaving some of the pleasant vocal lines apart,this is quite good-executed Jazz Rock with progressive and psych elements with a bassist delivering constantly funky and elegant bass lines.Instrumentally the band is very talented.Ballester has not only a very pleasant voice,but she is a great keyboardist as well,offering nice piano passages and mainly captivating synth parts,which range from atmospheric fillers to extended solos.Lorenzini changes his style all the time:His decent solos,catchy grooves and rural-edeged playing jazzy breaks will leave every Jazz Rock fan satisfied.The truth is I can't find any obvious similarities with BRAND X or MAHAVISHNU ORCHESTRA.Maybe their approach is much lighter than these bands or the female vocals makes them quite unique,that I can't compare them to any other band.

Final taste?This is an enjoyable and pleasant listening with a happy mood throughout.Not something you will play very often on your CD player,but an album,which leaves a good musical taste for every now and then.Recommended,especially to followers of Jazz/Fusion- tinged Prog.


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