Tango Tales: all about Argentine Tango – modern, Golden Age, electronico, alternative

Genre : Alternative Tango


    Calexico – Quattro (Gotan Project Remix)  ➜

March 4th, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Found Tango
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TRACK: Calexico – Quattro (Gotan Project Remix) Calexico appears on several albums by Gotan Project. Unfortunately, this energetic piece with great lyrics, did not make to any of them. PITY! One of my all-time favorites for dancing (a bit long, although).

Musette and other other nice alterna-valses  ➜
DeVotchKa - Charlotte Mittnacht (The Fabulous Destiny Of---)
DeVotchKa - Charlotte Mittnacht (The Fabulous Destiny Of---)
Pierre Lapointe-La Valse Electrique
Pierre Lapointe-La Valse Electrique
Ridan - Le Rave Ou La Vie
Ridan - Le Rave Ou La Vie
Zazie - J'envoie valser
Zazie - J'envoie valser
Cafe Noir - La Manouche
Cafe Noir - La Manouche
Cafe Noir - Tut Hi Tschi, Man Hi Tschi
Cafe Noir - Tut Hi Tschi, Man Hi Tschi

March 3rd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Alternative Vals
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TRACK: Cafe Noir – Tut Hi Tschi, Man Hi Tschi Cafe Noir – Tut Hi Tschi, Man Hi Tschi TRACK: Cafe Noir – La Manouche Cafe Noir – La Manouche TRACK: Zazie – J’envoie valser Zazie – J’envoie valser TRACK: Ridan – Le Rave Ou La Vie Ridan – Le Rave Ou La Vie TRACK:  Read more…

Edith Piaf – Foule  ➜
Edith Piaf - La Foule
Edith Piaf - La Foule

March 3rd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Alternative Vals
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Edith Piaf – La Foule

French tunes  ➜
DobaCaracol - Rouge
DobaCaracol - Rouge
In-Grid - In Tango (dance mix)
In-Grid - In Tango (dance mix)
La Grande Sophie-Des Roses Rouges
La Grande Sophie-Des Roses Rouges
M (France) - Emilie 1000 Volts
M (France) - Emilie 1000 Volts
Olivia Ruiz - Non-Dits
Olivia Ruiz - Non-Dits
Olivia Ruiz - Qui Sommes Nous
Olivia Ruiz - Qui Sommes Nous
Patrick Sebastien - Les Danseurs De Tango
Patrick Sebastien - Les Danseurs De Tango
Coralie Clement - Indecise
Coralie Clement - Indecise
Thievery Corporation - Emilie Simon - Desert
Thievery Corporation - Emilie Simon - Desert
Yann Tiersen - la Veille (Elmira's edit)
Yann Tiersen - la Veille (Elmira's edit)

March 3rd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Found Tango

Yann Tiersen – la Veille (Elmira’s edit) Yann Tiersen – la Veille Thievery Corporation – Emilie Simon – Desert Thievery Corporation feat. Emilie Simon – Desert Coralie Clement – Indecise Coralie Clement – Indecise Patrick Sebastien – Les Danseurs De Tango Patrick Sebastien – Les Danseurs De Tango Olivia Ruiz – Qui Sommes Nous ia  Read more…


  Roy Clarke – Yesterday When I Was Young  ➜
Roy Clarke - Yesterday When I Was Young
Roy Clarke - Yesterday When I Was Young

March 3rd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Found Tango
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TRACK: Roy Clarke – Yesterday When I Was Young Great piece for the last tanda.


  New (tango) take on old European pop tunes  ➜
Quadro Nuevo-L'ete Indien
Quadro Nuevo-L'ete Indien
Patricia Kaas - If You Go Away
Patricia Kaas - If You Go Away
Liata - Amapola
Liata - Amapola

March 2nd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Found Tango
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American Trio Liata produced an album of old European ballads in the early 2000s (look them up on Amazon). One of them is 1923 song Amapola. Beautiful. TRACK: Liata – Amapola French pop diva Patricia Kaas recorded this French chancon from the 1960s or 70s. I believe, originally it was written and performed by Jaque  Read more…


  World tango for the dance floor  ➜
mood area 52-La Paloma
mood area 52-La Paloma
Orientango - Last Tango In Paris
Orientango - Last Tango In Paris
Orientango - Tango
Orientango - Tango
Quadro Nuevo - Arriverderci Roma
Quadro Nuevo - Arriverderci Roma
Quadro Nuevo - Tango Del Mare
Quadro Nuevo - Tango Del Mare
Tango Enrosque - Subitango
Tango Enrosque - Subitango
Tango No. 9-Oh, These Dark Eyes (Tango a La Russe)
Tango No. 9-Oh, These Dark Eyes (Tango a La Russe)
Tango Orkesteri Unto - Satumaa (Dreamland)
Tango Orkesteri Unto - Satumaa (Dreamland)
Zbigniew Preisner - Trois Couleurs- Blanc - Morning At The Hotel
Zbigniew Preisner - Trois Couleurs- Blanc - Morning At The Hotel

March 2nd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, World Tango
Music to dance in listed tracks

Zbigniew Preisner’s compositions from the soundtrack to Trois Couleurs has been popular for a long time. Satummaa is a classic Finish tango from the 1940s. It is essentially is the second national hymn of Finland. Oh These Dark Eyes is a classic of Russian tango, popular all over the world. This version, recorded by Tango  Read more…


  Quintango – Historia De Un Amor  ➜

March 2nd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, World Tango
Music to dance in listed tracks
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The old French pop piece, reinvented as tango by the Canadian musicians from Quintango. Quintango – Historia De Un Amor


  Juan Carlos Caceres – En Paris Llueve Mas  ➜

March 2nd, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, Found Tango
Music to dance in listed tracks
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A nostalgic song about watching the rain in Paris, which reminded Caceres his native Buenos Aires. Great for the end of milonga. Released in album Luchando. TRACK: Juan Carlos Caceres-En Paris Llueve Mas

  Richard Galliano “Luz Negra”  ➜

February 28th, 2013
Genre(s): Alternative Tango, World Tango
Music to dance, to listen in listed albums
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A quirky collection of tango Nuevo (Piazzolla’s ouvres), jazz and¬†Latin from Richard Galliano, a prolific and versatile French accordionist. Great album for the lovers of music variety.¬† Attempt to dance to his lovely interpretation of Sati’s Gnossienne.