Putting words on music - on Citizen Jazz

Putting words on music - on Citizen Jazz

Le Mot et le Reste is a publishing house well known to music enthusiasts.

Le Mot et le Reste is a publishing house well known to music enthusiasts.

We do the portraits of independent record companies which are grouped together in the History of labels folder, the beautiful story and jazz being born with the record (or vice versa), the relationship between the record object and its owner is very strong We know this impulse which pushes some people to collect vinyl records, to swear only by such label, such as illustrator, such collection.And this emotional relation to the object can also be found in readers.s.of books, no less reasonable!

We do the portraits of independent record companies which are grouped together in the History of labels folder, the beautiful story and jazz being born with the record (or vice versa), the relationship between the record object and its owner is very strong We know this impulse which pushes some people to collect vinyl records, to swear only by such label, such as illustrator, such collection.And this emotional relation to the object can also be found in readers.s.of books, no less reasonable!

History of words, music and the rest

Imagine a collection of books on music, whose format and graphic charter resemble a vinyl sleeve, identifiable at first glance.This collection is the one offered by the publishing house The Word and the Rest since 2006 Many titles of this collection have been reviewed in our columns and will continue to be.

Le Mot et le Reste was founded in Marseille in 1996 by Yves Jolivet who is still the current editor and who answered our questions.This Breton bigouden, who emigrated to the Phocaean city, produced artists' books there.a support for the production of these books, he created the appropriate structure.And as he asked artists for “words” and took care of “the rest” to publish them, the name came naturally.From an artists' publishing house in 1996, the structure evolved into poetry, literature and then, in 2006 with the publication of Rock pop, un route bis, by Philippe Robert, à la musique.music today which concerns more than 60% of the catalog.Today the structure publishes two books on music and two others on literature each month, proof of a dynamism and an unfailing desire.

Posted Date: 2021-03-01

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