Nous nous éloignons du monde et de notre humanité au fur et à mesure que nous les maîtrisons par nos techniques. Jacques Dufresne s'efforce de retrouver le chemin du sens et des sens, sans avoir l'illusion qu'il soit possible de troquer l'avenir paradisiaque promis par la science contre un âge d'or appartenant au passé. Reste le présent et la présence. …
A popular French-language performer with a career that stretched out to nearly five decades, Diane Dufresne studied voice and art in Paris before returning to Montreal (her birthplace, born September of 1944) to start her career in music. Her debut in Montreal, in 1969's Clemence Desrochers' Les Girls, led to a collaboration with composer Francois Cousineau and lyricist Luc Plamondon (the latter of which would last through most of her career).
Three intertwined tales. On the eve of the First World War, Count Forbek starts to build a fantastic castle in the Ardennes forest. After the war he uses it to start a utopian society by brainwashing his friends, including his former fiancee, Livia, and her husband. In the present day, the castle is being used as an alternative school and, in the summer holidays, for an educational conference.
The twelve song collection of cuts presents a new generation of prog artists. Mystery, Big Big Train, The Pineapple Thief, No-Man, Panic Room, Mostly Autumn, Manning and more.