A great cabrette solo from French Auvergne by Martin Cayla
Auvergne / France / Gallica

A great cabrette solo from French Auvergne by Martin Cayla

Today’s post features a great solo of cabrette, the Auvergne’s traditional bagpipe, by Martin Cayla. Starting the late 1920’s, Cayla recorded extensively on his own label “Le Soleil”, which first shop was located 26, rue des Taillandiers, in the 11th arrondissement of Paris, before moving to 33, rue du Faubourg Saint-Martin in the 10th arrondissement (the … Continue reading

New Year’s 78 rpm records selection
Algeria / Antilles / Auvergne / Biguine / Cameroon / France / Martinique / Vietnam

New Year’s 78 rpm records selection

I wish I could have posted more on Ceints de bakélite in 2014… Before this year ends, here is a new selection of 78 rpm records from my collection. Enjoy! Timothee Tibo Essombe – Moni Ma Man I didn’t find any information about Timothee Tibo Essombe, the performer of this catchy song from Cameroon in … Continue reading