The Dale Cooper Quartet 'Parole de Navarre'
After 4 Years Finally Repressed - Comes With A New CD & LP Artwork.
Formed for the improvisation nights Dynamo in Brest, France, this quartet made of musicians covering a wide variety of musical styles creates a sound that mixes electronic (samples, cuts, sound treatments) and acoustic elements (guitars, saxophone, trumpet). They’re playing moody ballads that sound as if they would come out from one of David Lynch's movies.
Like in the films of Hollywood’s master of bizarre pieces, there is something like a dark and poisonous colour broken by red thunderlights and blue cigarette smoke. The music spawnes some odd characters and landscapes while the listener makes out some more friendly faces that loom up out of this nowhere place: the voice of Zalie Bellaccico, Milanese streets sounds, a lazy flute, or some distant breathing swim on the surface of this deep troubled waters.
""Paroles de Navarre"" is an invitation for opening the red curtain of this Dark Jazz cabaret made of shimmering and whirling walls. One of the best musical outputs from France of the last ten years and already a classic.
Recommended if you like Bohren Und Der Club Of Gore Or The Kilimanjaro Darkjazz Ensemble.
Vinyl: thick gatefold sleeves, 180g vinyl, different vinyl colours, free download.
1. Ta grenier
2. Une cellier
3. La boudoir
4. Aucun cave
5. Ma dressing
6. Ma couloir
7. Sa vestibule
8. Mon bibliothèque
9. Elle corridor
10. Lui hall