Le Vent du Nord – Tromper le temps
BLAZING NEW TRAILS THROUGH THE TRADITIONAL
With “Tromper le temps” Le Vent du Nord explore the past and the present socially, politically and personally. They manage to do all this by anchoring their musical traditions in the present, coming up with fluid arrangements, great instrumental and vocal skills and the best in contemporary production.
Le Vent du Nord are:
Simon Beaudry on vocals, bouzouki, guitar;
Nicolas Boulerice on vocals, hurdy gurdy, piano, piano-accordion;
Réjean Brunet on basses, diatonic accordion, jaw harp, piano, vocals;
Olivier Demers on fiddle, electric guitar, clogging, mandolin, vocals.
Recorded at Studio de la Côte Jaune by Marc Busic
Mixed at Studio Marc Busic by Le Vent du Nord and Marc Busic
Mastered by Marc-Olivier Bouchard at Le Lab Mastering
Absolutely superb. In my view, when it comes to Quebecois music, this lot are top of the pile. –The Living Tradition
Le Vent du Nord are one of the hippest exponents of Quebecois music.
– The Scotsman