Houston concert 30th anniversary on CNN

The tragic triumph of the world’s largest concert It was a night to remember: 1.3 million people crammed in city parks and pavements, blocking highways and craning their necks for a glimpse of the largest concert the world had ever seen, all in celebration of NASA. (Thanks to Jerome van Niftrik for the upload). On April 5, 1986, electronic music composer Jean-Michel Jarre led an … Continue reading Houston concert 30th anniversary on CNN

Remembrance of Houston concert by local blogger (2011)

Remember Rendez-Vous? Twenty-five years ago today, French composer Jean-Michel Jarre turned the Houston skyline into his personal concert stage, complete with fireworks, lasers, spotlights and projected images. It was the culmination of one man’s tribute to the spirt of Houston, Texas and NASA. Read more. Continue reading Remembrance of Houston concert by local blogger (2011)

Rendez-Vous album review (2013)

:: Album review by Melissa86 :: I am reviewing the music album Rendez-Vous by Jean Michel Jarre which is a very good album. Jean was the first instrumental artist to use predominently an electronic synthesizer which at that time was a relatively new instrument. Of course other artists like OMD & Howard Jones would add to what he achieved. He had a huge pop hit … Continue reading Rendez-Vous album review (2013)