"Nous restons critiques", they say in their mostly French lyrics. "We remain critical." Since their formation in 2000, the nine-member band has got keen audiences jumping at countless concerts, and they're making sure that their socio-critical subject matter reaches the rest of Europe. Through Skycap/Rough Trade, they released their first official album Voyage in 2006. The single Soleil reached number three in the SWR3-Hörercharts and was voted fourth best national song by readers of Riddim magazine. Irie Révoltés have since returned to the studio to continue their musical journey and fine-tune new material.
Again there are a few surprises in store, and they're just waiting to be showcased in the 2009 summer festival season. Anyone who has already danced at one of their concerts knows that, to properly get to know Irie Révoltés, you need to have experienced them live... Members: Mal Élevé - Voice Carlito - Voice Silence - Rap idoT - Guitar Combac - Keys Flex - Drums ConRiot - Bass Mickez - Trumpet Toby! - Sax Read more on Last.fm. User-contributed text is available under the Creative Commons By-SA License; additional terms may apply..
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