Jean-Jacques Perrey - Jean-Jacques Perrey Et Son Ondioline album review
Early works from electro-exoticist signpost the future Jean-Jacques
As Simon Reynolds observes in his excellent sleeve notes, history likes to portray the early pioneers of electronic music as serious, high-minded figures. Composers such as Karlheinz Stockhausen and Pierre Schaeffer were unapologetically experimental in their approach, intent on challenging people’s conception of what music is. But that’s only half the story.