Tag: french

Jan 24 2017

Raven’s Jig – Petit Chat Clandestin (on-vocal)

This is the on-vocal version of Raven’s Jig’s Petit Chat Clandestin interpreation. You can hear the off-vocal version if you click on this link. Lullaby of Deserted Hell is a waltz which is sure to stick to the mind of Touhou fans. The slightly cloudy, majestic and mysterious piano played by Onne inspired a specific …

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Mar 07 2016

Raven’s Jig – Be of Tranquil Cheer (on-vocal)

Not so long ago, we’ve released this song as an off-vocal track. Now, we have written lyrics for it and recorded the vocals. This soft, bossa-nova-like arrangement of Rin Kaenbyou’s stage theme, from Touhou 11 – Subterranean Animism, is the first piece of what would eventually become Enfants atomiques, a Raven’s Jig EP dedicated to …

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Mar 14 2015

Raven’s Jig – Armstrong

French singer Claude Nougaro is one of Agathe’s favorite musicians and lyricist, and his jazzy arrangement of the classic Go Down Moses, paying homage to trumpettist Louis Armstrong, is one we decided to pay homage to as well, by arranging it and singing ourselves. Download Raven’s Jig – Armstrong

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Oct 19 2014

Raven’s Jig – Tournis (The Heart Asks Pleasure First)

We had a go at “The Heart Asks Pleasure First”, from the 1993 film The Piano, and turned it into a vocal arrangement. The topic we had in mind when writing the lyrics was the social construct of carousels (or children’s rides in general). When we tell a kid that he’s supposed to enjoy a …

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Sep 16 2013

Raven’s Jig – Leçon de Franglais

This is a spin on a song most likely best known by the French: ‘For Me, Formidable’ by Charles Aznavour. The original song features a pun-filled mix of French and English to which we decided to pay homage by writing our own lyrics… With possibly a more absurd twist, if that can every be. It …

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Apr 14 2013

Raven’s Jig – Butterflies

Basically Fireflies, but organic… And during the day. The core idea behind this arrange was to replace the spacey keyboard with lyrical strings, the dark blue atmosphere with a bright green one… And why not switch languages as well to give it a more exotic aspect? Butterflies is actually much less about butterflies than it …

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Jul 30 2012

Raven’s Jig – Mon Frère (alt1, on-vocal)

Possibly our most famous arrange, this is a French adaptation of famous Full Metal Alchemist song Brother/Bratja. There was no official French version, so we decided to make our own! The lyrics have been adapted from both the official Russian and English versions, and we have had the luck of seeing people use them – …

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Jul 29 2012

Raven’s Jig – Mon Frère (alt1, off-vocal)

Possibly our most famous arrange, this is a French adaptation of famous Full Metal Alchemist song Brother/Bratja. There was no official French version, so we decided to make our own! The lyrics have been adapted from both the official Russian and English versions, and we have had the luck of seeing people use them – …

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Oct 15 2011

Raven’s Jig – Mon Frère (on-vocal)

Possibly our most famous arrange, this is a French adaptation of famous Full Metal Alchemist song Brother/Bratja. There was no official French version, so we decided to make our own! The lyrics have been adapted from both the official Russian and English versions, and we have had the luck of seeing people use them – …

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