50 YEARS OF MUSIC – 1983 #JMJSeries – Music for Supermarkets

On September 14th 2018 Jean-Michel Jarre releases his ultimate Best Of PLANET JARRE – 50 YEARS OF MUSIC. This #JMJSeries will lead you through Jean-Michel Jarre’s special moments of the past 50 years. This episode covers the very special story about the album Music for Supermarkets as well as the album Zoolook including vocals in Jean-Michel Jarre’s production for the first time.   Advertisements Continue reading 50 YEARS OF MUSIC – 1983 #JMJSeries – Music for Supermarkets

Electronic Soundmaker on Zoolook – March 1985

The opera is more of an art form of the 19th Century than the 20th Century and today the opera makers are probably Spielberg or George Lucas rather than musicians. Also, I had a feeling that you could use vocals in other ways than just the traditional song rather like the opera used to use voices in a musical piece. I tried to think of … Continue reading Electronic Soundmaker on Zoolook – March 1985

Exclusive interview from David Perreau, Jarre’s sound engineer (2014)

David Perreau is the man behind the mastering of Jarre albums Geometry of love, AERO, Oxygène 2007 and Essentials and Rarities. He joins in Fairlight Jarre for a talk about past, future… Fairlight Jarre: First of all we would to know more about mastering. Related to JEAN MICHEL JARRE, what is exactly your work? David Perreau: Well, my work is to optimise the sound design … Continue reading Exclusive interview from David Perreau, Jarre’s sound engineer (2014)

Zoolook inspires a documentary to be released for its 30th anniversary

“ZOOLOOK REWIND/FORWARD” A MUSICAL TRANSMEDIA DOCUMENTARY EXPERIENCE ZOOLOOK RWD/FWD is a unique experience which, through the eyes of music artists, offers to our senses unique aspects of our multi-cultural societies. Pitch: Jean-Michel Jarre’s released Zoolook in 1984. A break-through album based on his own samples of human voices from threaten tribes. ZOOLOOK 2014 get back on the experience, focusing on new languages created in megacities, … Continue reading Zoolook inspires a documentary to be released for its 30th anniversary