BYG Records was a French record label known for the Actuel series specializing in free jazz. The label also released a small number of non-jazz recordings by artists such as Musica Elettronica Viva, Freedom and Gong.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia For more information, see BYG Actuel. Pages in category "BYG Actuel artists" The following 26 pages are in this category, out of 26 total.
A BYG Actuel reissue, also from 1971, credits the album to Gong and has the band photo as the front cover. The first UK pressing, in 1975 on Virgin subsidiary Caroline Records , had an alternative cover drawn by Daevid Allen, featuring a peeled banana/moon playing a guitar.
La BYG Actuel[modifica| modifica wikitesto] Nel 1969Boruso lascia la BYG e al suo posto viene chiamato il batterista francese Claude Delcloo, che aveva fondato la rivista musicale Actuel. Nasce così la sussidiaria BYG Actuelche oltre ad occuparsi di promozione e marketing, pubblica a sua volta alcuni dischi a proprio nome.
BYG Actuel was a French record label specialising in free jazz.It was founded in the late 1960s by Jacques Bisceglia, Jean-Luc Young and Jean Georgakarakos, the name of the label coming from the initial letters of the three founders' surnames.
BYG Actuel: 1969 Yasmina, a Black Woman: BYG Actuel: 1969 Poem for Malcolm: BYG Actuel: 1969 Blasé: BYG Actuel: 1969 Black Gipsy: America: 1970 Pitchin Can: America: 1970 Doodlin' Inner City: 1970 Archie Shepp & Philly Joe Jones: America: septet with Anthony Braxton, Leroy Jenkins a.o. 1970 Coral Rock: America: 1970 Archie Shepp and the Full ...
Series of 52 albums (number 10 never got released) on the BYG Records label, all released between 1969 and 1972. Later (around 2000) most of the albums got reissued on the Italian Get Back label.
Release history. The album was originally released in France in October 1971 on BYG Actuel (catalogue number 529.353), and reissued in the UK in 1974 by Virgin Records (catalogue number VC-502), where it sold for 59p, the price of a single, a marketing scheme Virgin had used the year before for the album The Faust Tapes by Faust, in the hope that greatly discounted albums would give more ...
Murray was born in Idabel, Oklahoma, where he was raised by an uncle who later died after being refused treatment at a hospital because of his race. He began playing drums at the age of nine. As a teen, he lived in a rough part of Philadelphia, and spent two years in a reformatory.
BYG Actuel was a French record label specialising in free jazz. The label was founded in March 1967 by Jean Georgakarakos (usually known as "Karakos"), Jean-Luc Young and Fernand Boruso. The name of the label was formed from the initial letters of the founders' surnames.