Tous les garçons et les filles

Françoise Hardy - Tous les garçons et les filles
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Based on 2 reviews
1962 Ratings: #6 / 20
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Based on 74 ratings
1962 Ratings: #8
Liked by 5 people
November 25, 1962 / Release Date
LP / Format
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Yé-yé / Genres
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The History of the Albums – n° 209

Even as a Frenchman, I've never been very tender (and rightly so) about the quality of the music that comes from my country. Nowadays I don't listen to very few French artists, even more so when it's contemporary, for several reasons that are subjective to my tastes (although some of them are objective). I often reproach and especially the lack of originality and identity, which often leads us to copy on the American or English. The quality of the ... read more
Tant de belles mélodies

When I listen to Françoise, I inevitably think of my mum. My mother and I share a boundless love for many musical artists (Georges Brassens, Djeli Moussa Diawara, the Beatles, Neil Young... to name but a few). But it's really when I hear Françoise Hardy's angelic/sumptuous voice that I think of her the most. She's her favorite singer, without a doubt. Her favourite artist even (and in Françoise's case, we can easily speak of a total artist in ... read more
thanks, suzy!
if cute was an album this would be probably fit the bill.
I don’t really have much to say here but this was a really enjoyable listen:) The recoding is really rough but that just add to the personality of this album. And Françoise might not put a lot of inflection in her voice but she has fun sweet sound. My only issues is that the album is pretty one note but it’s good stuff!
I try to vary my genres and styles quite a bit when picking albums to listen or review. So I scrolled around the genres on AOTY and saw something called "yé-yé", something my lexicon had never heard of before. Apparently it's a European movement from the 60's, derived from the term "yeah-yeah!", an offspring of the rock 'n roll music from English countries mixed with the music from its roots. This is , as it seems, one of the quintessential albums of this genre ... read more
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Track List

  1. Tous Les Garçons Et Les Filles
  2. Ça A Raté
  3. La Fille Avec Toi
  4. Oh Oh Chéri
  5. Le Temps De L'amour
  6. Il Est Tout Pour Moi
  7. On Se Plait
  8. Ton Meilleur Ami
  9. J'Ai Jeté Mon Cœur
  10. Il Est Parti Un Jour
  11. J'Suis D'Accord
  12. C'Est A L'Amour Auquel Je Pense

Added on: September 2, 2014