Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Les Joyeux Bouchers
Boris Vian 2:15
2 Bourrée de complexes
Boris Vian 2:15
3 La Java des bombes atomiques
Boris Vian 3 2:42
4 On n'est pas là pour se faire engueuler
Boris Vian 3:03
5 Je bois
Boris Vian 3:33
6 Je suis snob
Boris Vian 4 2:54
7 Le Déserteur
Boris Vian 3:35
8 Complainte du progrès (Les Arts ménagers)
Boris Vian 2:47
9 Cinématographe
Boris Vian 2:44
10 Le Petit Commerce
Boris Vian 3:06
11 On n'est pas là pour se faire engueuler (version EP 45 tours)
Boris Vian 3:19
12 Bambino (Guaglione)
Fredo Minablo 2:56
13 Rock and Roll mops
Henry Cording 2:28
14 Dis moi qu'tu m'aimes rock
Henry Cording 2:34
15 Rock hoquet
Henry Cording 2:29
16 Va t'faire cuire un œuf man
Henry Cording 2:55
17 Fais-moi mal Johnny
Magali Noël 4 2:25
18 Alhambra-rock
Magali Noël 2:38
19 Strip-rock
Magali Noël 2:19
20 Rock des petits cailloux
Magali Noël 2:34
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Chaperon rock
Peb Rock 3:08
2 Rock à la niche
Peb Rock 2:45
3 Rockin' Ghost
Rock Failair 3:23
4 Rock de Monsieur Failair
Rock Failair 2:53
5 Requins drôles
Rock Failair 2:44
6 Rock Monsieur
Rock Failair 2:57
7 Cœur de rock
Rock Failair 3:01
8 Rock and Roll Serenade
Rock Failair 2:44
9 Rockin' Party
Rock Failair 2:34
10 D'où reviens-tu Billie Boy (Where Have You Been Billie Boy?)
Danyel Gérard 2:56
11 Plus jamais (Raunchy)
Didier Lapeyrère 2:31
12 Croque crane-creux (The Purple People Eater)
Gabriel Dalar 2:21
13 39° de fièvre (Fever)
Gabriel Dalar 3:04
14 Ses baisers me grisaient (Kisses Sweeter Than Wine)
Zack Matalon 2:49
15 Celui qui tient le monde dans ses mains (He's Got the Whole World in His Hands)
Zack Matalon 2:08
16 D'où reviens-tu Elisa (Where Have You Been Billie Boy?)
Elise Vallée 2:45
17 Frankenstein
Roland Gerbeau 2:42
18 Ses baisers me grisaient (Kisses Sweeter Than Wine)
Juan Catalano 2:31
19 L'Arbre aux pendus (The Hanging Tree)
Juan Catalano 2:40
20 Croque crane-creux (Purple People Eater)
Moustache 2:33
21 Celui qui tient le monde dans ses mains (He's Got the Whole World in His Hands)
Stephen Bruce 1:38
22 39° de fièvre (Fever)
Simone Alma 3:12
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 C'est le be bop
Henri Salvador 2:10
2 Le Déserteur
Mouloudji 3:07
3 J'suis snob
Mouloudji 3:13
4 Valse jaune
Mouloudji 3:46
5 Cinématographe
Mouloudji 3:06
6 Ne te retourne pas
Renée Lebas 3:08
7 Au revoir mon enfance
Renée Lebas 2:52
8 Sans blague
Renée Lebas 3:20
9 Moi mon Paris
Renée Lebas 3:15
10 Relax
Suzy Delair 3:14
11 Le Tango interminable des perceurs de coffres-forts
Les Frères Jacques 4:43
12 Mozart avec nous
Pierre Brun 2:13
13 Java javanaise
Louis Massis 2:54
14 La Fiancée du capitaine
Louis Massis 2:38
15 Place Blanche
Jean-Louis Tristan 2:22
16 Je chasse
Elise Vallée 2:20
17 Snack-bar gare St Lazare
Lona Rita et ses accordéons 2:47
18 Musique mécanique
Juliette Greco 3:06
19 Bal de Vienne (Sentimental Touch)
Jacqueline François 2:37
20 Tango poivrot
Garçons de la rue 3:54
21 Gstaad Pom Pom (La Perle de l'Oberland)
Les Quatre Barbus 3:02
22 C'est le be bop
Rose Mania 2:32

Credits

CD 1

membranophone:
Gus Vallez (drummer) (1956-06-21) (tracks 13–16)
guitar:
Léo Petit (1956-06-21) (tracks 13–16)
double bass:
Guy Pedersen (1956-06-21) (tracks 13–16)
saxophone:
Pierre Gossez (1956-06-21) (tracks 13–16)
piano:
Alain Goraguer (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (tracks 17–20)
accordion:
Freddy Balta (1957-05-13) (track 12)
additional spoken vocals:
Boris Vian (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 17)
background vocals:
Boris Vian (1957-05-13) (track 12)
background vocals and choir vocals:
Les Fontana (French session back-vocal group) (track 20)
Les Fontana (French session back-vocal group) (1956-06-21) (tracks 13–16)
Les Fontana (French session back-vocal group) (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (tracks 17–19)
composer:
Giuseppe Fanciulli (track 12)
Jimmy Walter (1954) (tracks 4, 6, 9, 11)
Harold Berg (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 7)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 7)
Jimmy Walter (1954-11 – 1954-12) (track 1)
Alain Goraguer (1955) (tracks 5, 10)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01-01 – 1955-01-10) (track 8)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01 – 1955-04) (track 3)
Alain Goraguer (1955-01 – 1955-06) (track 2)
Alain Goraguer (1956) (tracks 18–20)
Alain Goraguer (1956-01 – 1956-10) (track 17)
Michel Legrand (1956-06-05 – 1956-06-07) (tracks 13–14, 16)
Henri Salvador (1956-06-05 – 1956-06-07) (track 15)
conductor:
Claude Bolling (tracks 2, 4–5, 10)
Jimmy Walter (tracks 1, 3, 6–9, 11)
Michel Legrand (1956-06-21) (tracks 13–16)
Alain Goraguer (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (tracks 17–20)
André Popp (1957-05-13) (track 12)
lead vocals:
Boris Vian (track 6)
lyricist:
Nicola Salerno (track 12)
Boris Vian (1954) (tracks 4, 6, 9, 11)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 7)
Boris Vian (1954-11 – 1954-12) (track 1)
Boris Vian (1955) (tracks 5, 10)
Boris Vian (1955-01-01 – 1955-01-10) (track 8)
Boris Vian (1955-01 – 1955-04) (track 3)
Boris Vian (1955-01 – 1955-06) (track 2)
Boris Vian (1956) (tracks 18–20)
Boris Vian (1956-01 – 1956-10) (track 17)
Boris Vian (1956-06-05 – 1956-06-07) (tracks 13–16)
orchestra:
Alain Goraguer et son orchestre (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (tracks 17–19)
André Popp et son orchestre (1957-05-13) (track 12)
translator:
Jacques Larue (1956) (track 12)
vocals:
Boris Vian (tracks 1–5, 7–11)
Henri Salvador (1956-06-21) (tracks 13–16)
Magali Noël (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (tracks 17–20)
Freddy Balta (1957-05-13) (track 12)
edit of:
Rock and Roll Mops (with intro) by Henri Salvador (track 13)
edits:
Va t'faire cuire un œuf, man (without intro & counting) by Henri Salvador (track 16)
cover recording of:
Bambino (1957-05-13) (track 12)
later translated versions:
Bate em mim (track 17)
Beber (track 5)
Hurt Me Bad Johnny (track 17)
O pequeno comércio (track 10)
Rock and Roll-Mops (English version) (track 13)
Rock'n Roll-mops (Spanish version) (track 13)
Snob (Spanish version) (track 6)
The Deserter (Boris Vian song) (track 7)
Y Ffoadur (track 7)
later versions:
La Vie en rouge, Partie 3 : La Java des bombes atomiques (melodrama for narrator & instruments) (track 3)
part of:
La Bande à Bonnot (track 1)
recording of:
La Java des bombes atomiques (1955-04-22) (track 3)
Les Joyeux Bouchers (1955-04-22) (track 1)
Cinématographe (1955-04-27) (track 9)
J'suis snob (1955-04-27) (track 6)
Le Déserteur (1955-04-27) (track 7)
Bourrée de complexes (1955-06-24) (track 2)
Je bois (1955-06-24) (track 5)
Le Petit Commerce (Les Canons) (1955-06-24) (track 10)
Dis-moi qu'tu m'aimes rock (1956-06-21) (track 14)
Rock and roll-mops (1956-06-21) (track 13)
Rock hoquet (1956-06-21) (track 15)
Va t'faire cuire un œuf, man ! (1956-06-21) (track 16)
Alhambra rock (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 18)
Fais-moi mal, Johnny (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 17)
Rock des petits cailloux (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 20)
Strip-rock (1956-10-11 – 1956-10-12) (track 19)
translated version of:
Guaglione (track 12)

CD 2

membranophone:
François "Moustache" Galépidès (1958-10) (track 20)
arranger:
Geoff Love (tracks 15, 21)
background vocals and choir vocals:
Les Fontana (French session back-vocal group) (1958) (track 11)
choir vocals:
Paul Mauriat et son orchestre (Paul Mauriat's 1959-1964 orchestra) (1959) (track 17)
composer:
Bill Justis (track 11)
Jerry Livingston (songwriter) (track 19)
Sid Manker (track 11)
Joel Newman (tracks 14, 18)
Raymond Scott (tracks 10, 16)
Sheb Wooley (tracks 12, 20)
Lou Bartel (track 17)
Alain Goraguer (1956) (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
Eddie Barclay (1956-10) (tracks 3–6, 9)
Jacques Brienne (1956-10) (tracks 4–5, 9)
Jean-Pierre Landreau (1956-10) (tracks 3, 6)
conductor:
Jean Bouchéty (1958) (track 10)
Christian Chevallier (1958) (track 15)
Alain Goraguer (1958) (tracks 11, 13, 18)
Jean-Pierre Guigon (1958) (track 14)
Alain Goraguer (1958-10) (track 12)
Jean Bernard (1959) (track 22)
Alain Goraguer (1959) (track 19)
Paul Mauriat (1959) (track 17)
lyricist:
Sheb Wooley (tracks 12, 20)
Lou Bartel (track 17)
Mack David (track 19)
Lawrence Elow (tracks 10, 16)
Paul Campbell (songwriting pseudonym used by The Weavers) (tracks 14, 18)
Boris Vian (1956) (tracks 1–2, 7–8)
Boris Vian (1956-10) (tracks 3–6, 9)
Boris Vian (1958-02) (track 11)
orchestra:
Alain Goraguer et son orchestre (1958) (tracks 11, 13, 18)
Alain Goraguer et son orchestre (1958-10) (track 12)
Jean Bernard et ses rythmes (1959) (track 22)
Paul Mauriat et son orchestre (Paul Mauriat's 1959-1964 orchestra) (1959) (track 17)
translator:
Boris Vian (– 1958) (tracks 15, 21)
Boris Vian (1958) (track 16)
Boris Vian (1958-03-06) (tracks 14, 18)
Boris Vian (1958-07) (track 10)
Boris Vian (1958-10) (tracks 12–13, 20, 22)
Boris Vian (1958-12) (tracks 17, 19)
vocals:
Jacky Vermont (jazz trumpeter) (1956 – 1957) (tracks 7–8)
Jacky Vermont (jazz trumpeter) (1957) (tracks 3–6, 9)
Juan Catalaño (1958) (track 18)
Gabriel Dalar (1958) (track 13)
Danyel Gérard (French pop singer) (1958) (track 10)
Didier Lapeyrere (1958) (track 11)
Zack Matalon (1958) (tracks 14–15)
Elise Vallée (1958) (track 16)
Gabriel Dalar (1958-10) (track 12)
François "Moustache" Galépidès (1958-10) (track 20)
Simone Alma (1959) (track 22)
Juan Catalaño (1959) (track 19)
Roland Gerbeau (1959) (track 17)
writer:
Eddie Cooley (tracks 13, 22)
John Davenport (songwriter Otis Blackwell) (tracks 13, 22)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 15, 21)
cover recording of:
Trent'-neuf de fièvre (1959) (track 22)
later versions:
recording of:
Cœur de rock (1956 – 1957) (track 7)
Rock and roll sérénade (1956 – 1957) (track 8)
Chaperon rock (1957) (track 1)
Requins drôles (1957) (track 5)
Rock de monsieur Feller (1957) (track 4)
Rock à la niche (1957) (track 2)
Rock-monsieur (1957) (track 6)
Rockin' Ghost (1957) (track 3)
Rockin' Party (1957) (track 9)
D'où reviens-tu Elisa (1958) (track 16)
D'où reviens-tu, Billie boy ? (1958) (track 10)
Plus jamais (1958) (track 11)
Ses baisers me grisaient (1958) (tracks 14, 18)
Trent'-neuf de fièvre (1958) (track 13)
Le Croque-crâne-creux (1958-10) (tracks 12, 20)
Frankenstein (French version) (1959) (track 17)
L'Arbre aux pendus (1959) (track 19)
translated version of:
Fever (tracks 13, 22)
Frankenstein (track 17)
Kisses Sweeter Than Wine (tracks 14, 18)
The Hanging Tree (track 19)
The Purple People Eater (tracks 12, 20)
version of:
Raunchy (track 11)

CD 3

piano:
Pierre Philippe (French composer & pianist) (1958) (track 11)
arranger:
Alain Goraguer (1956-03) (track 12)
composer:
Albert van Dam (track 19)
Jack Diéval (1949) (tracks 1, 22)
Jimmy Walter (1954) (tracks 3, 5–7, 11)
Harold Berg (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 2)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 2)
Jimmy Walter (1954-06) (track 10)
Jimmy Walter (1954-09) (tracks 8–9)
Marguerite Monnot (1954-10) (track 4)
J. Müller (1955) (track 16)
Boris Vian (1955) (track 16)
Alain Goraguer (1956) (tracks 13, 21)
Louiguy (1956) (track 17)
Henri Salvador (1956) (track 15)
Alain Goraguer (1956-07) (track 14)
Alain Goraguer (1957) (track 20)
André Popp (1957) (track 18)
conductor:
Jack Diéval (1950) (track 1)
Jimmy Walter (1954) (track 6)
Jean Marion (composer) (1955) (track 10)
Jimmy Walter (1955) (tracks 3, 5, 8–9)
Alain Goraguer (1956) (track 21)
Alain Goraguer (1957) (tracks 13–14)
André Popp (1957) (track 18)
Jacques Brienne (1957) (track 15)
Jo Moutet (1957) (track 16)
Pierre Arrimi (1958) (track 20)
André Popp (1958) (track 11)
lyricist:
Sammy Gallop (track 19)
Boris Vian (1949) (tracks 1, 22)
Boris Vian (1954) (tracks 3, 5–7, 11)
Boris Vian (1954-01 – 1954-02-14) (track 2)
Boris Vian (1954-06) (track 10)
Boris Vian (1954-09) (tracks 8–9)
Boris Vian (1954-10) (track 4)
Boris Vian (1955) (track 16)
Géo Dorlis (1956) (track 17)
Boris Vian (1956) (tracks 13, 15, 17, 21)
Géo Dorlis (1956-03) (track 12)
Boris Vian (1956-03) (track 12)
Boris Vian (1956-07) (track 14)
Boris Vian (1957) (tracks 18, 20)
orchestra:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 4)
Jimmy Walter et son ensemble (1954) (track 6)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1954) (track 22)
Jean Marion et son orchestre (1955) (track 10)
Jimmy Walter et son ensemble (1955) (tracks 3, 5, 8–9)
André Popp et son orchestre (1957) (track 18)
Alain Goraguer et son orchestre (1957) (tracks 13–14)
Jo Moutet et son orchestre (1957) (track 16)
André Popp et son orchestre (1958) (track 11)
Jack Elliott et son orchestre (1958) (track 19)
performer:
Jack Diéval Trio (1950) (track 1)
translator:
Boris Vian (1958) (track 19)
vocals:
Henri Salvador (1950) (track 1)
Rose Mania (1954) (track 22)
Suzy Delair (1955) (track 10)
Renée Lebas (1955) (tracks 8–9)
Mouloudji (1955) (tracks 2–5)
Les Quatre Barbus (1956) (track 21)
Pierre Brun (1950s French singer) (1957) (track 12)
Juliette Gréco (1957) (track 18)
Louis Massis (1957) (tracks 13–14)
Jean-Louis Tristan (1957) (track 15)
Elise Vallée (1957) (track 16)
Les Frères Jacques (1958) (track 11)
Les Garçons de la rue (1958) (track 20)
cover recording of:
C'est le be-bop (1954) (track 22)
Cinématographe (1955) (track 5)
J'suis snob (1955) (track 3)
Le Déserteur (1955) (track 2)
Mozart avec nous (1957) (track 12)
later translated versions:
Moi, mon Paris (French-Portuguese version) (track 9)
Musique mécanique (Portuguese version) (track 18)
Musique mécanique (English version) (track 18)
Snob (Spanish version) (track 3)
The Deserter (Boris Vian song) (track 2)
Y Ffoadur (track 2)
later versions:
La Vie en rouge, Partie 4 : La Valse jaune (melodrama for narrator & instruments) (track 4)
parody version of:
recording of:
C'est le be-bop (1950-05) (track 1)
Ne te retourne pas (1954) (track 6)
Au revoir mon enfance (1955) (track 7)
Moi, mon Paris (1955) (track 9)
Relax (1955) (track 10)
Sans blague (1955) (track 8)
Valse jaune (1955) (track 4)
La Perle de l'Oberland (Java suisse) (Gstaad pom pom) (1956) (track 21)
Je chasse (1957) (track 16)
La Fiancée du capitaine (1957) (track 14)
La Java javanaise (1957) (track 13)
Musique mécanique (1957) (track 18)
Place Blanche (Les amoureux) (1957) (track 15)
Bal de Vienne (1958) (track 19)
Snack-bar gare Saint-Lazare (1958) (track 17)
Tango poivrot (1958) (track 20)
translated version of:

Release

art direction: Olivier Julien (2012)
liner notes: Olivier Julien (2012)
copyrighted by: Frémeaux & Associés (2012 –)
distributed by: Socadisc
phonographic copyright by: Frémeaux & Associés (2012 –)
promoted by: Frémeaux & Associés
ASIN: FR: B007UQ7O56 [info]
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/4136404 [info]