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Ladybird is a French/Australian songwriter, singer Dj bases in Paris
Her soul and jazz background made her one of the icons of the “French Touch” and cemented her place in the French house hall of fame.
Her Soldiers of Twilight group Project with Dj Rork and Demon Ritchie released several undeground hit tracks on Ralph Lawson’s seminal housse label 20:20 Vision including ” Believe” and her hit ” My Precious Thing” with Llorcas was released on Laurent Garnier F com’ label with extensive play from respected Dj’ such as Kerri Chandler , Danny Krivit, Masters at Work.
Located at the crossroads of Europe and DJ for 20 years now, he has been a DJ resident and an artistic director for the greatest clubs in Belgium and Lille, playing alongside the best as Laurent Garnier, Dimitri From Paris, Robert Owens, Kenny Dope, DJ Sneak, Rork...
In collaboration with Jerome Badini and Jean-Philippe Audin on their project Movie Sonic he played music 3 nights in a row during the 60th Cannes Film Festival.
Since 2014, a new collaboration with Rive Gauche (Paris) for which he remixes "Walkin ..." alongside Gilles Peterson and Simbad. Vinyl released in 2016
Saxophone and flute
Anna has toured with artists such as «Wax Taylor» in Electroland and with a number of well-known jazz musicians such as Dave Liebman.
She has also participated in a number of artists’ projects and played in real time on TV channels in France and Poland (TF1, France 2, TVP1, TVP2).
Edmundo, Alexandre Destrez’s partner in the St Germain adventure, present on the album and on the tour of the album « Tourist » (Blue Note).
He has played all around the world with prestigious artists such as, among others, De La Soul, Seu Jorge, Tânia Maria, Chucho Valdes or Johnny Clegg.
Trumpet and Guitar
Nicolas, multi-instrumentalist, played for 25 years in the group of legendary Fela Kuti drummer: Tony Allen.
but also alongside Manu Dibango or Roberto Alagna for more than three years.
It is also found on the albums of French artists such as Mauranne, Serge Lama, Keren Ann, Charles Aznavour or Claude Nougaro who he accompanied on stage for almost 3 years under the direction of Yvan Cassar.
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He travels all over the world with his turntables and vinyls, from Paris to Tokyo, passing by St-Barth’s and Berlin. He had thus the opportunity to mix with woldwide famous DJ's such as : Rainer Truby, Paul Johnson, Little Louie Vega, Dj Cam, Carl Craig, Terrence Parker, Arnaud Rebotini (Blackstrobe), Llorca, Grandmaster Flash, Jazzanova, Dee Nasty...
And for many brands including : Moët & Chandon - Cartier - Heineken - Levi’s - William Lawson - Agnès B - Vision by Steff - Magazine Open Mag - Gauloise - Chivas - Prada - Gucci...
Renaud has played with international jazz musicians such as Marcus Miller, Chris Colman, Eric Moore, Bojan Z and, in other styles, Khaled, the "Orchestre du Splendid", Johnny Hallyday, Olivia Ruiz...
In 2008, he participated in London in the show AFRIKA! AFRIKA! by André Heller (3,5 million entries throughout Europe).
Robin is regularly solicited as sideman in projects such as jazz (PeeBee Collectif, Big Band du petit journal Montparnasse), salsa (La Marcha, Azuquita y su Melao) or variety (Thomas Boissy, Version Originale)
He’s also called to record in studio Manu Lanvin, Brahim, La Contrabanda… and Rive Gauche.
Thomas, Alexandre Destrez’s partner on the Shazz albums, plays in the manner of
Wes Montgomery the theme on « Walking … Original Mix » on first Rive Gauche’s EP (BBE Records)
He has recorded and played all around the world with prestigious artists such as, Hugh Coltman, Sebastien Tellier, Bob Sinclar, Salomé de Bahia …