Tracklist

12" Vinyl 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
A1 J’suis snob
Mouloudji 2:31
A2 Les Joyeux Bouchers
Mouloudji 2:09
A3 Le Déserteur
Mouloudji 3:03
A4 Les Frères (texte)
Mouloudji 3:22
A5 La Java des bombes atomiques
Mouloudji 2:40
A6 Qu’est-ce que vous attendez
Mouloudji 2:01
B1 L’Âme slave
Mouloudji 2:42
B2 Allons z’enfants
Mouloudji 3:50
B3 Je voudrais pas crever (texte, fond sonore 'Boris Blues')
Mouloudji 3:17
B4 Valse jaune
Mouloudji 3:47
B5 Cinématographe
Mouloudji 2:58
12" Vinyl 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
A1 La Complainte du progrès
Mouloudji 3:15
A2 Le Gars de Rochechouart
Mouloudji 2:41
A3 Je n’peux pas m’empêcher
Mouloudji 4:51
A4 Sermonette (texte, fond sonore 'Lonicera')
Mouloudji 1:43
A5 Ma rengaine
Mouloudji 2:06
B1 Une bonne paire de claques
Mouloudji 3:07
B2 Je bois
Mouloudji 2:34
B3 Je mourrai d’un cancer de la colonne vertébrale (texte, fond sonore 'Valse invertébrée')
Mouloudji 2:35
B4 Valse carrée
Mouloudji 2:01
B5 La Marche arrière
Mouloudji 2:02

Credits

12" Vinyl 1

composer:
Albert Assayag (track B2)
Mouloudji (track B2)
Alain Goraguer (1954) (track A6)
Jimmy Walter (1954) (tracks A1, B1, B5)
Harold Berg (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track A3)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track A3)
Marguerite Monnot (1954-10) (tracks B4, B4)
Jimmy Walter (1954-11 – 1954-12) (track A2)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01 – 1955-04) (track A5)
conductor:
Bernard Gérard (1976) (tracks A1, A5, B1, B4)
Jean Bernard (1976) (tracks A2–A3, A6, B2–B3, B5)
lyricist:
Boris Vian (track A4)
Boris Vian (1951 – 1953) (track B3)
Boris Vian (1952) (track B2)
Boris Vian (1954) (tracks A1, A6–B1, B5)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track A3)
Boris Vian (1954-10) (tracks B4, B4)
Boris Vian (1954-11 – 1954-12) (track A2)
Boris Vian (1955-01 – 1955-04) (track A5)
orchestra:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track B4)
orchestrator:
Bernard Gérard (1976) (tracks A1, A5, B1, B4)
Jean Bernard (1976) (tracks A2–A3, A6, B2, B5)
spoken vocals:
Mouloudji (1976) (tracks A4, B3)
vocals:
Mouloudji (1955) (track B4)
Mouloudji (1976) (tracks A1–A3, A5–B2, B4–B5)
cover recording of:
Cinématographe (1976) (track B5)
J'suis snob (1976) (track A1)
Je voudrais pas crever (1976) (track B3)
L'Âme slave (1976) (track B1)
La Java des bombes atomiques (1976) (track A5)
Le Déserteur (1976) (track A3)
Les Joyeux Bouchers (1976) (track A2)
Qu'est-ce que vous attendez (1976) (track A6)
later translated versions:
Snob (Spanish version) (track A1)
The Deserter (Boris Vian song) (track A3)
Y Ffoadur (track A3)
later versions:
Je voudrais pas crever (music by Claude Vence) (track B3)
Je voudrais pas crever (music by Romain Humeau) (track B3)
Je voudrais pas crever (music by Têtes Raides) (track B3)
Je voudrais pas crever (music by Jacques Datin) (track B3)
La Vie en rouge, Partie 3 : La Java des bombes atomiques (melodrama for narrator & instruments) (track A5)
La Vie en rouge, Partie 4 : La Valse jaune (melodrama for narrator & instruments) (tracks B4, B4)
Les Frères (track A4)
part of:
La Bande à Bonnot (track A2)
recording of:
Valse jaune (1955) (track B4)
Allons z'enfants (music by Mouloudji & Assayag) (1976) (track B2)
Les Frères (1976) (track A4)
Valse jaune (1976) (track B4)
version of:

12" Vinyl 2

arranger:
Bernard Gérard (1976) (track B1)
composer:
Harold Berg (1954-06) (track A3)
Boris Vian (1954-06) (track A3)
Alain Goraguer (1955) (tracks B2, B4)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01-01 – 1955-01-10) (track A1)
Henri Salvador (1957-11) (track A2)
Henri Salvador (1958-03) (track B5)
Henri Salvador (1958-05) (track B1)
Marguerite Monnot (1959-06) (track A5)
conductor:
Jean Bernard (1976) (tracks A2, B3–B5)
Bernard Gérard (1976) (tracks A1, A3–B2)
lyricist:
Boris Vian (1951 – 1953) (track B3)
Boris Vian (1954-06) (track A3)
Boris Vian (1955) (tracks B2, B4)
Boris Vian (1955-01-01 – 1955-01-10) (track A1)
Boris Vian (1957-11) (track A2)
Boris Vian (1958-03) (track B5)
Boris Vian (1958-04-21) (track A4)
Boris Vian (1958-05) (track B1)
Boris Vian (1959-06) (track A5)
orchestrator:
Jean Bernard (1976) (tracks A2, B4–B5)
Bernard Gérard (1976) (tracks A1, A3, A5, B2)
spoken vocals:
Mouloudji (1976) (tracks A4, B3)
vocals:
Mouloudji (1976) (tracks A1–A3, A5, B2, B4–B5)
cover recording of:
Je bois (1976) (track B2)
Je n'peux pas m'empêcher (1976) (track A3)
La Marche arrière (1976) (track B5)
Le Gars de Rochechouart (1976) (track A2)
Ma rengaine (1976) (track A5)
Une bonn' paire de claques (1976) (track B1)
Valse carrée (1976) (track B4)
is based on:
later translated versions:
Beber (track B2)
¡Viva el progreso! (track A1)
later versions:
Je mourrai d'un cancer de la colonne vertébrale (music by Claude Vence) (track B3)
Je mourrai d'un cancer de la colonne vertébrale (declamation & background) (track B3)
Sermonette (Si je croyais en Dieu) (track A4)
recording of:
Sermonette (lyrics / Si je croyais en Dieu) (1976) (track A4)

Release

co-producer: Mouloudji (1976)
recording engineer: Bruno Menny (1976)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/4112435 [info]

Release Group

tribute to: Boris Vian (1976)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/893890 [info]