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Thérèse Racket - Traces de l’ortie

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THERESE RACKET : Trâce de l'ortie (Fin 034)

Released on 27th of April 2009

Therese Racket appeared in 1983 in Toulouse, lead by female singer Badou Ortega, creating poetic and weid atmospheres, with a sensual and deep voice (once compared to Siouxsie), contrasting with guitars and cold machines. Spoted during the Printemps de Bourges 1984, then 1985, the band is welcomed by professionals. Therese Racket then record a first track "Eurokéenne" in the Maison de la Culture in Bourges, then a first single "Rebelle" in 1986, followed by an album "Survie" in 1987 produced by Radio France, whom is exceprt their second single "Mau Mau".

They made a lot of gigs, opening for bands as Xymox, Legendary Pink Dots, Sugarcubes, as well in France then in Spain or Austria. The band stopped in 1990 because of the disease of one of the composing member, on the way to record a second album produced by Strangler's Jean-Jacques Burnel.

1. Irina
2. Passions
3. Extrait de Victor
4. Otro Sueno
5. Obsession
6. Plastic
7. Eurockéenne
8. L’exil
9. Mau Mau
10. Rebelle
11. Absences
12. Suk suk
13. Survie
14. Dust of
15. Irina unplugged