The Greatest French Chanson Songs – Part 3

In part two of the greatest ever French Chanson songs we learned how passion, sex, love and seductiveness are such key elements in Chanson. Chanson is not all about romantic tales of the good times, it can also be graphic and outspoken. Our first song in this blog is called[…]

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The Greatest French Chanson Songs – Part 2

The French Chanson song or as we found out The French Song in part one of this blog is not just a style of French music. It is part of the total French culture, and if you can understand French Chanson then you have got a chance of understanding how[…]

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The Greatest French Chanson Songs – Part 1

What is French Chanson Music? And why is it so important to French culture? La chanson Francaise translates as the French song. And it is really any song that is sung in French, but it has come to mean a whole lot more than that. The romance of Paris and[…]

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Famous French Musicians – Part 3

The third and concluding part of our blog to discover the important French musical artists of modern times picks up with Zaz and Noir Desir. In the last blog we looked at an eclectic variety of musicians from African / Caribbean to hip-hop.

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Famous French Musicians – Part 2

In part one of looking at the most famous French artists and singers there has ever been, we looked at three very different artists including one that was Belgian.

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Famous French Musicians – Part 1

France has always been famous for romantic music both popular and classical, they have produced legendary emotional melodies and their composers, folk artists and cabarets evoke an emotion of a nation.

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Famous Fundraising Events in France

Charitable organizations all over the world must compete against one another for the dollar in the average person’s pocket. There is only a finite amount of donation money available by the ordinary citizen as they too have the expense of living and paying taxes, charities work hard to try and[…]

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Best French Music Venues – Part 2

The second edition of our investigation into the best music venues of France again focuses on Paris and the very best buildings and venues that are home to all types of French and international music. Some of these venues have now become legendary across the world, and helped French artists[…]

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Best French Music Venues

France has played host to many events and concerts in its time, everything from huge festivals to major tours by some of the world’s mega bands.

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