"The approach is audacious and very skilfully orchestrated in such a way as to stir the emotion at the heart of hardness, an epic breath of cold marble..." Les Inrocks (France)
"A mix between the soundtrack of an imaginary film and surfing rock music, the big band led by David Haudrechy defends with a beautiful energy an epic and flamboyant music..." Jazz Magazine (France)
"A maelstrom cleverly knitted of various influences and registers turned to raw energy." Djam (France)
Directed by David Haudrechy
David Haudrechy, soprano & tenor saxophones
Ferdinand Doumerc, alto saxophone & flute
Gael Pautric, baryton saxophone & bass clarinet
Nicolas Gardel, trumpet
Cyril Latour, trumpet
Olivier Sabatier, trombone
Lionel Segui, bass trombone
Joris Vidal, tuba & bass trombone (on 2,3,6,8)
Amaury Faye, piano & keyboards
Olivier Cussac - synthetizer
Florent Hortal, guitar
Julien Duthu, bass & double bass
Pierre Pollet, drums
Florent "Pepino" Tisseyre, percussions
Médéric Collignon - saxhorn, voice
Émile Parisien - saxophone soprano
Vincent Artaud - synthetizer
Claire Suhubiette & Lou Ferrand-Suhubiette - choirs
Produced by David Haudrechy, Philipp Heck and Eva Bauer-Oppeland.
Distributed by Neuklang.
All tracks recorded in May 2015
Recorded by Olivier Cussac at Studio Condorcet, Toulouse, FRA
Mixed and mastered by Philipp Heck at Bauer Studios, Ludwigsburg, GER
All songs except song 9 composed by David Haudrechy.
Song 9 composed and written by Andrew VanWyngarden and Ben Goldwasser.