Crazy Old Man is out ! 11 original titles, written by Amaury Faivre and Letty Girardet, plus 1 cover, with an acoustic sound and an orchestration very true to the stage performances of Amaury Faivre Duo. The release is paired with a new full website in the colors of the album.
Track list :
Hell On Wheels
Crazy Old Man
Yearned For You
Sunny Side Walk
Playing Tricks On You
You Just Can't Go Wrong
Catch As Catch Can
On A Hill
It's Time For Me
Far From Home
After almost one month of mixing, the album is finally sent for mastering to the excellent Steve Corrao from the Sage Audio Mastering studio in Nashville. Graphics are given to Benjamin Staubitz and the keyword is sobriety.
Amaury Faivre Duo's first album will be recorded in Studio Du Four in Vulbens. This studio created by Amaury Faivre has been especially built for recording acoustic musics. The duo locks up in it for the end of summer to prepare an album that will count a dozen tracks with a vast majority of original songs.
The Swiss Blues Society, organizer of the Swiss Blues Challenge, organizes in the person of its director, blues fan and photograph, Christophe Losberger, a series of three interviews with the duo, after each of the challenges the duo went through, the Swiss Blues Challenge in Basel on Jun. 2017, the International Blues Challenge in Memphis in Jan. 2018 and at last the European Blues Challenge in Hell (Norway) in Mar. 2018, to develop all the aspects of these three levels of competitions, and what the duo will keep as personal and musical experiences.
Here are the concert dates for the summer to come :
May 22nd : Baden Blues Festival, Baden (Switzerland)
Jun. 16th : Saônorités Festival, Saône (25, France)
Jun. 22nd : Fête de la Musique in Geneva (Switzerland), Parc des Bastions
Jun. 29th : Summerblues Festival, Basel (Switzerland), for the Swiss Blues Challenge 2018 finale
Jul. 4th-5th : Sierre Blues Festival, Sierre (Switzerland)
Jul. 6th : Gena Festival, Avully (Switzerland)
Jul. 11th : Magic Blues Festival, Vallemaggia (Switzerland)
Jul. 13th-14th : Cahors Blues Festival, Cahors (46, France)
Jul. 21st : les Estivales du Pré la Rose, Montbéliard (25, France)
During its stay in the US for the 34th International Blues Challenge, the duo is invited on January 16th in the famous Ditty TV studios in Memphis to record a set of 7 live videos. The duo is enchanted by such a quality of work, image and sound, as well as by the team's availability, reliability and efficiency.
Swiss Album on Option Musique
AFD on Instagram and Twitter
Interview Digital Native Associated
Partnership with Salaise Blues Festival
Summer tour dates announcement
3 new album reviews