Serge Gainsbourg & Michel ColombierLe Pacha OST
DETAILSEvent: RECORD STORE DAY 2018
Release Date: 4/21/2018
Release type: 'RSD First' Release
For RSD 2018 Wewantsounds is delighted to release Serge Gainsbourg's cult score for the 1968 French film "Le Pacha", featuring his classic "Requiem Pour Un Con" together with a previously unreleased instrumental mix and two bonus tracks from the 1968 "Mister Freedom " OST. Digitally remastered from the original tapes, this is the first time the full soundtrack is released on vinyl in its entirety.The LP edition, housed in a deluxe gatefolded sleeve, will feature artwork by French Alternative Movie Poster Maxime Pecourt, full musicians line up and liner notes including an interview with bass player Francis Darizcuren who played on the sessions. These tracks were composed by Serge Gainsbourg at the height of his 60s cool when he was briefly going out with Brigitte Bardot and they were about to record the infamous first version of “Je T’aime Moi Non Plus.” All the tracks here are arranged by famed arranger Michel Colombier, who had been responsible for some of Gainsbourg's best songs (“Bonnie & Clyde” and “Harley Davidson”) and had also arranged Pierre Henry's classic "Psyche-Rock" around the same time (Check the similarity between "Psyche-Rock and the track with "Un Noel 67" on this set.). Many of these 60s nuggets blending 60s pop and psychedelia are doing their vinyl debut. This release includes the never-heard before full instrumental version of the "Requiem Pour Un Con" with its famous breakbeat and two bonus tracks from William Klein's 1968 film "Mister Freedom". It is pure undiluted Gainsbourg with his classic psyche-pop sound of the late 60s. First Ever LP release. Remastered from the original tapes with two bonus track. Liner Notes featuring interview by cult French bass player Francis Darizcuren. Gatefold Sleeve featuring Artwork by famed Alternative Movie Poster designer Maxime Pecourt.
A1 REQUIEM POUR UN CON A2 PSYCHASTENIE A3 JOSS A LA CALVADOS A4 BATUCADA MEURTRIERE A5 UN NOEL 67 A6 CADAVRE EN SERIE B1 PSYCHASTENIE (VERSION 2) B2 BATUCADA MEURTRIERE (VERSION 2) B3 REQUIEM POUR UN CON (PREVIOUSL UNRELEASED INSTRUMENTAL MIX) B4 NO NO YES YES B5 FREEDOM BABY