Sunday, April 19, 2009

Robert Charlebois Avec Louise Forestier - Lindberg


Year : 1968
Label : Gamma
Genre : Jazz, Rock
Style : Psychedelic Rock, Pop

Rare & cult collectible LP of the quebecois Robert Charlebois, is the most well-known songwritter, poet, singer & musician from Montréal. He started on stage in 1962 and released his first single La Boulée in 1965. In 1967, he left Canada to California where he met several american Rock&Roll artists & band like Frank Zappa and discovered the psychedelism which will revolutionize his vision of music. In 1969, he caused a scandal when he played at Olympia in Paris, performed later at Festival Pop of Toronto and the same year he take the Pancanadian train with Janis Joplin, The Band, The Grateful Dead & others. Robert Charlebois plays featuring Le Quatuor du Jazz Libre du Québec & Louise Forestier plus Philipe Gagnon. Titles include La Marche Du Président by Gilles Vigneault, the single Lindberg & CRP Blues by Claude Péloquin, Egg Génération & Engagement by Marcel Sabourin, Long Flight (b-side of Lindberg). All tracks arranged by Robert Charlebois, recorded by Michel Robidoux.

Robert Charlebois_guitar, vocal
Louise Forestier_vocal
Philippe Gagnon_electric violin
Maurice Richard_bass
Pierre Nadeau_piano
Jean Préfontaine_tenor saxophone, flute
Yves Charbonneau_trumpet
Guy Thouin_drums & percussions

01. California
02. La Marche du Président
03. Lindberg
04. Cpr Blues
05. Joe Finger Ledoux
06. Egg Generation
07. Engagement
08. Dolores
09. Long Flight 500
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