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Frédéric l'Épée

Frédéric l'Épée
Country
France
Profile
Frédéric l'Épée is a French guitarist best known as member of Shylock, Philharmonie, and Yang. He has also released music as a solo artist.
Website
http://fredericlepee.eu
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Releases on file (12)
Frédéric l'Épée — Sketches for Images Frédéric l'Épée — Sketches for Images
(Bandcamp no#, 2018, DL)
Yang — The Failure of Words Yang — The Failure of Words
(Bandcamp YMI702CD, 2017, CD)
Yang — Machines Yang — Machines
(Vocation Records VOC1527, 2009, CD)
Yang — A Complex Nature Yang — A Complex Nature
(Cuneiform Rune 197, 2004, CD)
Philharmonie — Le Dernier Mot - The Last Word Philharmonie — Le Dernier Mot - The Last Word
(Cuneiform Rune 124, 1998, CD)
Philharmonie — Rage Philharmonie — Rage
(Cuneiform Rune 84, 1996, CD)
Various Artists — Unsettled Scores Various Artists — Unsettled Scores
(Cuneiform Rune 75/76, 1995, 2CD)
Philharmonie — Nord Philharmonie — Nord
(Cuneiform Rune 64, 1994, CD)
Philharmonie — Les Éléphants Carillonneurs Philharmonie — Les Éléphants Carillonneurs
(Cuneiform Rune 54, 1993, CD)
Philharmonie — Beau Soleil Philharmonie — Beau Soleil
(Editions Multipuce CD 020291, 1991, CD)
Shylock — Île de Fièvre Shylock — Île de Fièvre
(Musea FGBG 4177.AR, 1978/1997, CD)
Shylock — Gialorgues Shylock — Gialorgues
(Musea FGBG 4105.AR, 1977/1994, CD)

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