Discover Fontaine´s music is the best december gift… yes! even better than you, fucking Santa. Sadly, theres not enough songs in YouTube, GoEar or Blip and I cant show you La Fianceé de Frankenstein my favorite song from her last record (Prohibition).
Brigitte Fontaine, born in 1939 in Morlaix in the Brittany region of France, is a singer of avant-garde music. During the course of her career she has employed numerous unusual musical styles, melding rock and roll, folk, jazz, electronica, spoken word poetry and world rhythms. She has collaborated with such celebrated musicians as Stereolab, Michel Colombier, Jean-Claude Vannier, Areski Belkacem, Gotan Project, Sonic Youth, Antoine Duhamel, Grace Jones, Noir Desir, Archie Shepp and The Art Ensemble of Chicago. She is also a novelist, writer, actress, playwright, and poet. [+]