Franglais returns to Nathalie's with its Franco-American swing. Come by for food drinks, and rhythm that will have you tapping your feet midweek
Franglais will be playing from 7-10 at Evangeline's bistro.
Call to reserve a table!
Sounds Like: Cyrille Aimée, The Gonzalo Bergara Quartet, Sébastien Giniaux, Stephane Wrembel, Dee Dee Bridgewater
Franglais is the currently the only child of Ben Wood and Eve Seltzer's marriage. On a trip to Samois for the Django Rheinhart festival, it dawned on them that although Django played with vocalists, that there were no gypsy jazz bands featuring one.
After many incarnations, the band finally settl...See Full Bio
" Un Grand Bonhuer—(A Great Happiness) is everything you remember from old movies, a soundtrack of strolling by Parisian cafes on the banks of the Seine. The songs are lovingly and stylishly recreated for the CD; simultaneously familiar and new. The familiarity stems from the fact that they are covers; and this is also the biggest challenge. Everyone loves Summertime, Boulevard of Broken Dreams, Lover, Come Back to Me! So you better nail it. The good news is that Seltzer’s voice is rich enough to re-animate these standards in show-stopping renditions and the guitar work of Ben Woods makes the songs their own. In a word; Franglais nailed it."