nato CD 1715/1774 Bandes originales du journal de Spirou


Various musicians

A 2-CD set (formerly released as 2 LPs) intended as a kind of soundtrack for the characters that appear in the magazine Spirou:

'Musique pour les aventures de Spirou et Fantasio, Broussaille, Jerry Spring, Tif et Tondu, Attila, Chaminou, Sibylline, Sammy, Isabelle, Docteur Poche, Gil Jourdan, Natacha, Bobo, et les Motards...'

CD 1

  1. Tony Hymas, keyboards, percussion; Lis Perry, violin; Tony Coe, clarinet; David Cox, horn; Chris Laurence, bass: Qrn sur Bretzelburg (04.39).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  2. Stuart Elliott, keyboards, percussion; Sianded Jones, violin; John Graham, tin whistle; Hugh Burns, guitars; Laurence Cottle, bass guitar; Phil Todd, alto saxophone: Les baleines publiques (06.21).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  3. Mike Cooper/Continental Drift [Mike Cooper, guitars; Tim Hill, alto saxophone, clarinet; Pat Thomas, organ, piano; Garry Jones, bass guitar; Simon Price, drums]: Jerry contre KKK (06.22).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  4. Philippe Deschepper, guitars; Laurence Cottle, bass guitar; Stuart Elliott, drums: Choc au louvre (04.01).
    Recorded at Studio Chocolate Factory.

  5. Steve Beresford, keyboards, euphonium; Harry Beckett, trumpet; Roger Smith, cello: Attila au château (04.14).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  6. Tony Coe, clarinet, bass clarinet, tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone; Frank Ricotti, percussion; Steve Beresford, piano, cymbal; John Barclay, trumpet; Chris Pyne, trombone; Laurence Cottle, bass guitar: Chaminou et le krompire (04.56).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  7. Michel Doneda, soprano saxophone, Alexander Balanescu, violin: Sibylline en danger (06.48).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  8. John Zorn (music), played by Blind Idiot God [Andy Hawkins, guitars; Gabriel Katz, bass guitar; Ted Epstein, drums]: Nuit blanche pour les gorilles (03.57).
    Recorded at Studio Sorcerer.

  9. Tony Coe, clarinet, bass clarinet, tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, voice; Laura Davis, voice; Lis Perry, violin; Roger Smith, cello; Tony Hymas, keyboards; Jiair, voice: Les maléfices de l'oncle Hermès (04.36).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  10. Max Eastley, Arc, ukelele, guitar, keyboards, percussion; Terry Day, percussion, balloons; Michel Doneda, soprano saxophone; Jiair, voice; Liria Marre-Eastley, voice: Il est minuit Docteur Poche (05.37).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  11. Tohban Djan [Ikue Mori, drums, Alesis drum machine; Luli Shioi, bass guitar, voice, keyboards]: Le chinois a deux roues (03.58).
    Recorded at Studio Sorcerer.

CD 2
  1. Jean-François Pauvos, guitar; Mary Genis, voice; Tony Muschamp, bass guitar; Julian Fenton, drums: Double vol (03.15).
    Recorded at Chocolate Factory Studio.

  2. Tony Hymas, keyboards, voice; Lis Perry, violin; Tony Coe, clarinet; David Cox, horn; Chris Laurence, bass: Panique au Vatican (05.37).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  3. John Zorn alto saxophone; Blind Idiot God [Andy Hawkins, guitar, voice; Gabriel Katz, bass guitar, voice; Ted Epstein, drums, voice]: Spirou et Fantasio a New York (01.46).
    Recorded at Studio Sorcerer.

  4. Clive Bell, flute, khene, bass crumhorn, voice, piano; Frank Ricotti, percussion: Aventure birmane (04.06).
    Recorded at Chocolate Factory Studio.

  5. Lol Coxhill, soprano saxophone, voice; Bob Flag, alto and tenor saxophones, tuba, clarinet, percussion, voice; Gerry Fitzgerald, guitars, voice: Le professionnel (03.09).
    Recorded at Chocolate Factory Studio.

  6. David Weinstein, keyboards: Les sculpteurs de lumière (03.48).
    Recorded at Studio Sorcerer.

  7. Steve Beresford, keyboards, voice; John Butcher, tenor and soprano saxophones; Alan Tomlinson, trombones: Le voyageur du Mezozoique (05.13).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

  8. Jean Méreu, trumpet, bugle; Tony Coe, clarinet, tenor saxophone; Laura Davis, voice; Tony Hymas, keyboards; Chris Laurence, bass; Stuart Elliott, drums: Magdalena (04.12).
    Recorded at Chocolate Factory Studio.

  9. Lol Coxhill, soprano saxophone, voice; Stuart Hall, guitar, violin, pedal steel guitar, banjo, bass guitar, voice; Liam Genockey, drums: Et les motards mon cher Watson (06.25).
    Recorded at Chocolate Factory Studio.

  10. Yves Robert, trombone; Hugh Burns, guitars; Tony Hymas, keyboards: Popaine et vieux tableaux (04.28).
    Recorded at Chocolate Factory Studio.

  11. Mike Cooper, guitar, mandolin, voice, Casio SK1, lap steel guitar; Joe Carioca, castanets: Les vengeurs du Sonora (05.11).
    Recorded at Dave Hunt Audio Engineering.

Recording dates unspecified. Dave Hunt Studio recordings for Steve Beresford understood to be 1988.

Front cover (reproduced above) by Pierre Cornuel.


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