Jacques Brel - Ne Me Quitte Pas
IRR033 Jacques Brel, 1929-1978 Some of his songs by various artists, Attila the Stockbroker, Roy Bailey, Dave Berry, Koen De Cauter, Alan Clayson, Vera Coomans, Boum!, Jon Forrester, Jon Harvison, Robb Johnson, Barb Jungr, Steve Knightley, The Des De Moor Quartet, Sandy Newman, Tom Robinson, and Leon Rosselson... Songs like, Yuppie Scum, Le Bon Dieu, My Death, Jackie, Le Moribund, Next, Amsterdam and many more! 18 new recordings of Jacques Brel songs by a diverse spectrum of artistes, from sixties legends to ex-punks, from folk stalwarts to modernist chansonniers, & then some, all showing that 20 years after his death, Brel's songs are as magnificent as ever.
"Forget Marc Almond & his star-spangled torch singer myth
These performances reel you in to a far more complex emotional landscape of understated dynamics & darker aesthetics" - Folk On Tap
"It really is one of the best CDs I've come across this year & it's one of the best Brel cover CDs I've ever heard" -Uwe Gotz, Berlin Radio Broadcaster
"Como recordaterio del genio de uno de los grandes del siglio Ne Me Quitte Pas.. funciona a la perfeccion" -Ruta 66 (Spain)