There are some talented young folk making music in France, and they're called BB Brunes. A Parisian quartet with members around the age of just 22, they've already released two successful albums, with a third one on the way. Towards the end of last year, while completing an intensive study program in France, I had the pleasure of seeing them at L'Olympia in Paris.
Caroline Nin is a French jazz chanteuse, famous for her interpretations of the songs of Marlene Dietrich and Edith Piaf. Her career highlights include winning Best Cabaret Show at the 1998 Edinburgh Festival, and singing extensively at the Royal Festival Hall (London), the Sydney Opera House, Melbourne Recital Centre – Elizabeth Murdoch Hall and at her 'base' The Lido the famous French cabaret on the Champs Elysées, Paris. She took time out of rehearsals for her current tour around Australia and New Zealand to speak to My French Life™ today.