Louder than war review of Equinoxe Infinity (11.2018)

Forty years (to the day) after the release of the landmark Equinoxe album, The Godfather of Electronic Music releases the sequel. Louder Than War’s Paul Scott-Bates reviews. Jean-Michel Jarre is a tease. A tease with the album title. A tease with the album artwork. A tease with the sounds that he uses (repeats?) on Equinoxe Infinity. The recent surprise announcement of this new album, hot … Continue reading Louder than war review of Equinoxe Infinity (11.2018)

First review of ”Equinoxe Infinity” by Elfworld

This autumn Jean-Michel Jarre turned 70. In the past three years he has released two double albums, one single album and this September, a huge compilation box called Planet Jarre. The latter to celebrate his 50th anniversary as an artist. He’s also been touring most of these years with a ground breaking light and laser show, and he also played Coachella this year. And on … Continue reading First review of ”Equinoxe Infinity” by Elfworld

Robots don’t cry – Official music video from Equinoxe Infinity

Here is the full track Robots don’t cry from the upcoming Equinoxe Infinity album. Jean-Michel Jarre’s word: I love oxymorons, made of two opposing words, two opposite feelings. This track is a mirror of that. I use the Mellotron a lot in this piece, such a great instrument, a mechanical device but with a human quality VR eating sounds like some audio remains of the … Continue reading Robots don’t cry – Official music video from Equinoxe Infinity

Louder sound’s Prog announces ”Equinoxe Infinity”

Jean-Michel Jarre will release his new album Equinoxe Infinity in November – listen to The Watchers (Movement 1) Article By Scott Munro – Jean-Michel Jarre has announced that he’ll release a new album later this year. It’s titled Equinoxe Infinity and is the sequel to Jarre’s 1978 album Equinoxe. It’s set to arrive on November 16 – almost 40 years to the day since the … Continue reading Louder sound’s Prog announces ”Equinoxe Infinity”

Equinoxe Infinity, new Jarre album, out 16.11.2018

Jean-Michel Jarre will release the sequel to Equinoxe, Equinoxe Infinity, the 16th of november 2018. This concept album will not be a direct follow-up to the 1978 masterpiece, but rather a meditation about the watchers (the characters with binoculars) as being part of the struggle (or not) between human and artificial intelligence. Jarre describes this album as “Equinoxe on steroids”. The album will have two covers, chosen randomly, one being the more optimistic, the other the more pessimistic about that struggle (see below for details). Continue reading “Equinoxe Infinity, new Jarre album, out 16.11.2018”