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Choux de Bruxelles is an artist collective, organizing its own management and record label. All  projects at Choux de Bruxelles have in common a multicultural range of ideas and influence. The most internationally known bands to emerge from Choux de Bruxelles are Jaune Toujours and Mec Yek.

NEXT CONCERTS:
JAUNE TOUJOURS 10/11/14 (BE) HEULE
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IK EN DEN THEO 29/11/14 (BE) HALLE
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listen to Ik en den Theo
LA NOUVELLE HARMONIE BRUXELLOISE D'ACCORDEONS WORKSHOP 03/11/14 ELSENE
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listen to La Nouvelle Harmonie Bruxelloise d'Accordéons
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Choux de Bruxelles at Womex
Choux de Bruxelles goes to the world music trade-fair Womex, taking place in Santiago de Compostella in Spain this year, from  22nd till 26th October 2015. You can find Piet and Thijs at the Belgian stand 1.06-1.15 (Wallonie-Bruxelles Musiques & Muziekcentrum Vlaanderen)
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Jaune Toujours invited for live session at ‘Cerys on 6′, BBC Radio 6

UK calling again! End of May, Jaune Toujours was on ‘World on 3′ at BBC Radio 3,  their album latest 'Routes'  earned  three stars in the Guardian and four in The independent (a.o.). and now again, they received an invitation to play a live session at 'Cerys on 6', BBC Radio 6. It will be the 4th BBC session for Jaune Toujours (they played two more with their gipsy alter ego Mec Yek). The session will be recorded on the 18th of September - Scottish Independence Referendum Day - to be broadcasted on sunday the 21st of September.
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Ik en den Théo win Jeunesses Musicales award!

Ik en den Theo / Moi et le Théo win the Jeunesses Musicales Prix 2013! They'll receive the award out of the hands of Fadila Laanan, Minister of Culture of the French speaking Community in Belgium, at the presentation of the new Jeunesses Musicales season (2014-2015).

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Jaune Toujours nominated for Les Octaves De La Musique '14, category World Music

Les Octaves represent a yearly award by the French speaking community in Belgium, given to artists form different musical disciplines. Professionals are responsible for the selection: agents, managers, labels, artists and distributors. Felicitations to winner Jawhar!

Click here to see all the nominees or read all press concerning Jaune Toujours.
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'ROUTES' receives four stars in De Standaard

Click here to read or read all press concerning Jaune Toujours' 'ROUTES'.
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'ROUTES' receives three stars in THE GUARDIAN

Click here to read or read all press concerning Jaune Toujours' 'ROUTES'.
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JAUNE TOUJOURS – new album ROUTES reviews in fROOTS & RifRaf magazine

Read the article here or read all press concerning Jaune Toujours' 'ROUTES'.
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JAUNE TOUJOURS – new album ROUTES

Label Choux de Bruxelles  (cat. nr. chou 1303)

cd/hard cover photo booklet, 22p., 30 pics, 12 songs

Check out the release concerts
Album info
Order online
Buy on iTunes

Distribution: Pias Digital (Worldwide) - Music & Words (Benelux)
Broken Silence (Germany Austria Switzerland): release 8/11/13 

Discovery Records (UK): release 18/11/13 
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JAUNE TOUJOURS new single HOP ON May '13 // New full album October '13

At this very moment, Jaune Toujours is busy recording a new full album (release date: October 2013), fully determined to open quite some new sound dimensions. Listen to HOP ON and judge for yourself: enthusingly poppy, warm and lazy, with a refreshing breeze of jumpy slowfunk; the perfect soundtrack for good weather!


Listen to 'Hop On'
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'Wie Niet Gezien Is, Is Weg': musical theater for kids (9+)

The first Choux de Bruxelles musical theater production for kids (9+), went in première during the last weekend of April 2013. Director: Sarah Baur. Actors: Hans Wellens, Sachli Gholamazalid, Julie Van Der Schaaf, Sarah Baur. Music: Piet Maris. Scenography Danja Cauwbergs.

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Jaune Toujours vs. Gangbe Brass Band:
Afrobelbeat (Be/Nin) - EP out now!

Summer of 2006, Jaune Toujours and Gangbé Brass Band from Benin worked together for a first time (festival concerts at Brosella and Esperanzah!).

They took it a step further, touring together in Belgium in 0ctober 2011 and May-June 2012, and in Benin in November 2012.

New arrangements ànd new songs have been recorded on the 4 track EP Afrobelbeat (BE/NIN), including the single "On y va".

Label Choux de Bruxelles (chou1202) / Distribution Benelux: Music & Words - Germany: Broken Silence - Austria: Hoanzl - Switzerland: Thexoomo - UK: Discovery Records
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Ik en den Theo/Moi et le Théo: music for kids (3+) Gouden Ketje award 2012
Ik en den Theo/Moi et le Théo has won the 2-yearly
Gouden Ketje of the Brussels VGC, category Culture, Youth and Sports.

Ik en den Theo/Moi et le Théo is a concert for kids as well as a book +CD with all lyrics in both Dutch and French.

Ik en den Theo/Moi et le Théo is een concert voor kinderen, maar ook een tweetalig, omkeerbaar boek+CD, met teksten in het Nederlands en in het Frans.

Moi et le Théo/Ik en den Theo se produit en concert pour enfants, mais également sous forme d'un livre+CD bilingue - tous les textes sont en Néerlandais et en Français.

Label/Ed. Choux de Bruxelles (chou 1102) /
Distribution - digital worldwide: Pias Digital - Benelux: Music & Words
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Jaune Toujours & Mec Yek: Remix Album 'RE:PLUGGED'
RE:PLUGGED: Jaune Toujours and Mec Yek remixed by a fine selection of international DJ's. World Beats & Balkan Mash-up!

Label Choux de Bruxelles (chou1002) / Distribution - digital worldwide: Pias Digital - Benelux: Music & Words - Germany: Broken Silence - Austria: Hoanzl - Switzerland: Thexoomo - UK: Discovery Records
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June 11: Jaune Toujours & Mec Yek nominated, Blindnote wins Octave de la Musique 2011, category World Music
Les Octaves represent a yearly award by the French speaking community in Belgium, given to artists form different musical disciplines. Professionals are responsible for the selection: agents, managers, labels, artists and distributors.

Felicitations for winner Blindnote, whose cd is distributed in the UK via Choux de Bruxelles, getting very positive press reactions as a result.

jaune toujours, brotfabrik frankfurt (D) © fiona krakenbürger, echtfotografie

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mec yek © théophane raballand

jaune toujours, ici bxl, clip by sarah baur

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mec yek © theophane raballand

jaune toujours, la rue, clip by bram ollieuz

mec yek, shargo tshizjma, cc bolwerk, vilvoorde (B)

mec yek, pankatsha club ancienne belgique, brussels (B)

jaune toujours, well yeah, fusion festival, lärz (D)