What a voice! Those 'aaah, aaah, aaah, aaah's, too - sublime. Thanks YouTube algorithm, you're a pal!
Saturday, 12 March 2016
Les Mystics "Mon Père Est Millionnaire" (Vedettes)
Sometimes I pity the poor folks around me. Ever since I heard "Mon Père Est Millionnaire" by Quebec mid-60s dandies Les Mystics yesterday morning, I've wittered on about very little else. How to find an as close to mint as possible copy of it was the first thing I thought of when I woke up this morning (the copies I've found online so far don't sound quite pristine enough). It's an obsession, for sure. Last week, "Cryptique" by The Karovas Milkshake proved a timely reminder of just how great Francophone pop can be so YouTube couldn't have nudged me in the direction of "Mon Père..." at a better time.