- Fridays, 4:00pm–5:00pm
A French Hour to
present you French Pop Music from France, Quebec, Belgium and other French speaking countries with your host Emmanuel. A French Native, Emmanuel resides in Inverness and is live on KWMR every Friday from 4 to 5pm and Tuesday at midnight for the French listeners [Wednesday 9am]. In the seventies, Emmanuel
hosted a similar program called Radio à la Carte for ten years on KQED radio San Francisco, and also sporadically on other stations such as KHSU,
KCSM and KUOP to name a few..
POP MUSIC FRIDAYS 4PM US Pacific time
REPEATED WEDNESDAYS 9AM French time
January 21: Edith PIAF and SonoMusette in concert this weekend with interview of Mimi Pierard, the lead singer of SonoMusette who. Are giving a concert Sunday January 23 at 8PM at the Sweetwater Music Hall, 19 Corte Madera Avenue in Mill Valley click here to purchase tickets.
February 4: The 37th French Pop Music Awards will take place next Friday February 11th. You will hear all the songs today on the French Touch. Nominations are: Best male artist: Julien Doré, Feu! Chatterton and OrelSan, Best female artist: Juliette Armanet, Hoshi and Clara Luciani, Album of the year: “Brûler le feu” by Juliette Armanet, “Civilisation” by OrelSan “Coeur” by Clara Luciani, “Géographie du vide” by Hubert-Félix Thiéfaine and “Palais d’argile” de Feu! Chatterton. Original song of the year: “Bruxelles je t’aime” by Angèle; “Le dernier jour du disco” by Juliette Armanet; “L’odeur de l’essence” by OrelSan; “Monde nouveau” by Feu! Chatterton and “Respire encore” by Clara Luciani Concert of the year by Hervé; Ben Mazué and Woodkid Best video clip: “Bruxelle je t’aime”of Angèle; “Le reste” of Clara Luciani and “Montre jamais ça à personne” of OrelSan Most streamed album: “JVLIVS II’ by SCH and “Aya” by Aya Nakamura New male artist: Chien Noir, EEMyd and Terrenoire New female artist: L’Impératrice, Barbara Pravi and Silly Boy Blue.
[See below for a link to the shows]