42 partages


  • Les Monophonies de Polyphrène http://polyphrene.blogspot.com/

    Versions françaises inédites (traductions personnelles "chantables" car respectant la rime et la métrique du texte anglais original) de chansons anglaises folk et country, avec explications et commentaires.


  • You Want It Darker

    Want Darker

    If you are the dealerI’m out of the gameIf you are the healerMeans I’m broken and lameIf thine is the gloryThen mine must be the shameYou want it darkerWe kill... Lire la suite

    Publié le 19 octobre 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Steer Your Way

    Steer Your

    through the ruins of the Altar and the MallSteer your way through the fables of Creation and the FallSteer your way past the Palaces that rise above the... Lire la suite

    Publié le 19 octobre 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • It Seemed the Better Way

    Seemed Better

    When first I heard him speak But now it's much too late To turn the other cheek It sounded like the truth It seemed the better way You'd have to be a fool To... Lire la suite

    Publié le 08 octobre 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • For the Longest Time

    Longest Time

    Oh, oh, ohFor the longest timeOh, oh, ohFor the longest timeIf you said goodbye to me tonightThere would still be music left to writeWhat else could I doI'm so... Lire la suite

    Publié le 17 juillet 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • If I had a Hammer


    ,I'd hammer in the morning,I'd hammer in the evening,All over this land,I'd hammer out danger,I'd hammer out a warning,I'd hammer out love between,My brothers... Lire la suite

    Publié le 24 avril 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Piano Man


    It’s nine o’clock on a SaturdayThe regular crowd shuffles inThere’s an old man sitting next to meMaking love to his tonic and ginHe says, “Son can you play me... Lire la suite

    Publié le 10 avril 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Jamaica Farewell

    Jamaica Farewell

    Down the way where the nights are gayAnd the sun shines daily on the mountaintopI took a trip on a sailing shipAnd when I reached Jamaica I made a stopBut I'm... Lire la suite

    Publié le 27 février 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Chelsea Hotel #2

    Chelsea Hotel

    I remember you wellIn the Chelsea Hotel, you were talking so brave and so sweet, giving me head On the unmade bed, while the limousines wait in the street. Lire la suite

    Publié le 21 février 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Passing Through

    Passing Through

    I saw Jesus on the cross on a hill called Calvary"Do you hate mankind for what they’ve done to you?" He said, "Talk of love not hate,Things to do - it's... Lire la suite

    Publié le 27 janvier 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Sisters of Mercy

    Sisters Mercy

    Oh the sisters of mercy, they are not departed or gone.They were waiting for me when I thought that I just can't go on. And they brought me their comfort and... Lire la suite

    Publié le 19 janvier 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Tonight Will Be Fine

    Tonight Will Fine

    Sometimes I find I get to thinking of the past.We swore to each other then that our love would surely last. You kept right on loving, I went on a fast, now I... Lire la suite

    Publié le 01 janvier 2016 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Suzanne


    takes you down to her place near the riverYou can hear the boats go byYou can spend the night beside herAnd you know that she's half crazyBut that's why you wan... Lire la suite

    Publié le 21 novembre 2015 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Lover Lover Lover


    I asked my father,I said, "Father change my name."The one I'm using now it's covered upwith fear and filth and cowardice and shame. Lire la suite

    Publié le 17 novembre 2015 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Diamonds in the Mine

    Diamonds Mine

    The woman in blue, she's asking for revenge,the man in white -- that's you -- says he has no friends. The river is swollen up with rusty cans and the trees are... Lire la suite

    Publié le 07 novembre 2015 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Joan of Arc


    Now the flames they followed Joan of Arcas she came riding through the dark; no moon to keep her armour bright, no man to get her through this very smoky night. Lire la suite

    Publié le 24 octobre 2015 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • The Old Revolution


    I finally broke into the prison,I found my place in the chain. Even damnation is poisoned with rainbowsAll the brave young men they're waiting now to see a... Lire la suite

    Publié le 18 octobre 2015 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Pour A. M. Klein (1909-1972).Hurt once and for all into s...

    Pour Klein (1909-1972).Hurt once into s...

    Pour A. M. Klein (1909-1972).Hurt once and for all into silenceA long pain ending without a song to prove it.Who could stand beside you so close to Eden,When yo... Lire la suite

    Publié le 03 octobre 2015 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Because Of


    a few songsWherein I spoke of their mystery,Women have beenExceptionally kindto my old age.They make a secret placeIn their busy livesAnd they take me there. Lire la suite

    Publié le 23 septembre 2015 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Do Have I To Dance All Night?

    Have Dance Night?

    I'm Forty-One, the moon is full,you make love very well. You touch me like I touch myself, I like you Mademoiselle.You're so fresh and you're so new, I do... Lire la suite

    Publié le 30 août 2015 CULTURE, MUSIQUE
  • Winter Lady

    Winter Lady

    Trav'ling lady, stay awhileuntil the night is over.I'm just a station on your way,I know I'm not your lover.Well I lived with a child of snowwhen I was a... Lire la suite

    Publié le 29 août 2015 CULTURE, MUSIQUE