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Tuesday, 13 July 2010

Contraction - 1972 - Contraction



Studio Album, released in 1972

Tracks Listing

1. Chant Patriotique (3:30)
2. Le Chat Bruinne (5:10)
3. Délire (474 Rang de la petite Côte d'en Bas) (3:54)
4. Trois ou Quatre (5:21)
5. Ste-Mélanie Blues (3:55)
6. 42 Nord (1:48)
7. Pixieland (3:17)
8. Spleen (2:45)
9. Fin du Commencement (1:50)

Total Time: 31:53

Line-up / Musicians

- Christiane Robichaud / vocals & arrangements
- Yves Laferrière / bass
- Robert Lachapelle / piano & electric piano
- Robert Stanley / guitar
- Christian St-Roch / drums (2-3, 5)
- Rawn Bankley / acoustic guitar (1, 9)
- Michel Robidoux / acoustic guitar (2), guitars (3)
- Marcel P. Huot / drums (7, 9)
- Denis Farmer / drums (1, 4)
- Carlyle Miller / flute, arrangements (vocals & flute) (8), electric saxophone (4)
- J.J. / flute (5)
- Michel Séguin / congas (4)
- Frank Dervieux / organ (7)

Sub-Genre: Crossover Prog
Origin: Canada

P.P.

1 comment:

progpete said...

Thanks for this great post, Contraction was an important band on the prog scene in Quebec in the early seventies, with other bands like Octobre, Maneige, and more, we discovered that it was possible to sound like British bands but to sing in french.