Country of origin:
Type of music generally:
Neo-traditional contemporary folk, traditional folk
Most recent release, Étreintes (2014)
Malicorne, Gabriel Yacoub, the more stripped-down songs of Steeleye Span
Own and traditional
Lovely versions of traditional and neo-traditional French songs. Some especially gorgeous harmonies. Rather reminiscent of Gabriel Yacoub's solo work, but led by female vocals, and Sylvie Berger has a sweet, strong, and expressive voice. (Neile)
Recommended first album:
I was drawn to this by Gabriel Yacoub's participation, and am very glad to have discovered it. This is a lovely disc, full of gorgeous vocals and harmonies. Exceptionally lovely, and highly recommended for anyone who likes neo-traditional folk. (Neile)
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