ROME – Nos Chants Perdus (lim. 12” Vinyl)

ROME – Nos Chants Perdus
(lim. 12” Vinyl)


STRICTY LIMITED COLLECTOR’S VINYL EDITION
OF THE CD WITH THE SAME TITLE.





• Silver vinyl
• 180g audiophile vinyl
• Sturdy cardboard sleeve
• Printed inner sleeve
• Hand-numbered by Jérôme Reuter
• Personally signed by Jérôme Reuter
• Strictly limited to 500 copies world-wide
 
Over a series of remarkable concept albums, the Luxembourgish band ROME have developed a totally unique 'poetry of longing' which rings out from the dark melancholic mist of rootlessness and which gives expression to a comprehensive feeling of modern forlornness. The protagonists of their music are the unintentional 'rebels' of Camus (The Rebel; original: L'Homme révolté), contemporaries from the turbulent epochs of the 20th century: the banished and the hunted; the despised and the misunderstood - always enemies of dictatorship. This is what the songs of Jerome Reuter are about, firmly in the tradition of his declared heroes Jacques Brel and Léo Ferré, (on earlier albums also Tom Waits and Nick Cave). As regards content, ROME are inspired by world literature and the observant listener will be able to detect references to and quotations from Albert Camus, Marcel Proust, Jean-Paul Sartre and Jean Genet. This serves to create a new kind of intertextuality between word and sound.
 
Following on from their EP 'L'Assassin' (2010) ROME assiduously develop their sound further on the minimalistic, simple singer-songwriter album 'Nos Chants Perdus', slowly leaving the apocalyptic realms behind them. Catchy melodies, which breathe the timeless atmosphere of the metropolis on the Seine, impress themselves on the memory. The sonorous voice bears the weltschmerz as well as the yearning for freedom and peace. Apart from the French song titles the lyrics are primarily performed in English, while the music is constructed primarily with acoustic instruments: piano, guitar, touches of strings, accordion. They have largely relinquished electronic elements, which marks 'Nos Chants Perdus' out as a further stride in the work of the band.
 
'Nos Chants Perdus' by ROME is an exceptional and valuable example of the art of singer-songwriting, the likes of which haven't been heard in this concentration and with such gravity for a long time.


« back


lim. 2x12" Vinyl
» Oh Luna Mein

12" Vinyl
» Kindred Spirits

2x12" Vinyl
» Matters Of Mind, Body And Soul

lim. 3x12" Vinyl
» a.Ura und das Schnecken.Haus

12" Vinyl
» Darkest Hour

lim. 12"-Vinyl+DVD
» Universal Death Stream

lim. 12"-Vinyl
»  A dozen Winters against the World

ASP
limitiertes 2x12" - Blaues Vinyl + 2CD
» zutiefst

ASP
limitierte Digibook Erstausgabe - 2CD
» zutiefst

12"Vinyl
» Days Of Black

ASP
limitiertes 2x12" - Schwarzes Vinyl + 2 CDs
» zutiefst

ASP
limitierte Earbook Edition
» zutiefst

lim. 3x12"-Vinyl
» First Trilogy

ASP
CD
» BernsteinmeerengeL

12" Vinyl-Maxi
» Dornen

T-Shirt
» Diwel

T-Shirt
» Hammers

12"-Vinyl
» Beauty Reaps the Blood of Solitude

12" Vinyl-Maxi plus Shirt
» Dornen

Short Sleeved Military Shirt
» Lion Head Logo

T-Shirt
» Secret Son of Europe

12"-Vinyl
» Death in a Snow Leopard Winter

T-Shirt
» Hast du uns schon vergessen?

T-Shirt
» Trauma-Tales-Logo

T-Shirt
» Lach noch einmal, Sam.

T-Shirt
» Ich liebe Katzen.

T-Shirt
» Pussy of Death

limitierte 10" Vinyl
» Fester

Limited Collector's Set: Vinyl+CD plus T-Shirt
» Alle Lust will Ewigkeit

CD
» Hansa Studios Session

CD
» Changes

limitierte 10" Vinyl
» L'Assassin

limitierte CD+12" Vinyl Edition
» Alle Lust will Ewigkeit

limitierte 12" Vinyl
» Hansa Studios Session

12" Vinyl-Maxi plus Shirt
» Blut ist in der Waschmuschel

12" Vinyl-Maxi
» Blut ist in der Waschmuschel

T-Shirt
» Opus Tenebrarum

lim. 3x12" Vinyl
» Die Aesthetik der Herrschaftsfreiheit

CD
» Days Of Black

Dogtag
» Raute

Patch
» Raute

T-Shirt
» Waffenwappen

Zipped Hoodie
» Waffenwappen

Pin
» Raute

T-Shirt
» Wir sind die Toten

TIPS
www.myspace.com/trisol
Music is Passion!
» more

ASP shop...
...coming home!
» more