Jean-Pierre Kalfon, rock in substance

Jean Pierre Kalfon rock in substance

At 83, Jean-Pierre Kalfon is rich in his thousand lives between cinema, theater and music. He released his first solo album Mefistofange “. A rock and intimate musical journey, independent and free, like this rebellious dandy always looking to the future.

With his rocky voice, we probably know him first for his roles on the boards or on the screens, in cinema or television. It must be said that he carried his acting face in nearly 70 feature films with François Truffaut, Jean-Luc Godard, Claude Lelouch, Claude Chabrol or Barbet Schröeder.

But, Jean-Pierre Kalfon is a man who lived his life at 100 per hour, maybe even more. In its engine, a devouring passion. And in particular a passion for music, first jazz, then rock’n’roll. This passion, he shares it again with us today through an album with a title full of humor and ambivalence: “Méfistofélange”, a tribute to Amy Winehouse.

Mefistofange “, of Jean-Pierre Kalfon went out to Deviation Records.

Reportage : direction Vienna in Austria alongsideisaure hiace, where for the first time a museum is devoting a major retrospective to Jean-Michel Basquiat. An exhibition that traces his political and artistic commitment through fifty of his works, visible until January 8, 2023 at the Albertina.

(Rebroadcast of the show from Monday, October 31)