This CD is a compilation of 18 songs from the Ambiances magnétiques repertoire, dating from 1985 to 2000. It highlights the various style of musical compositions that is available from the label. The main attention of this volume is on the French-Canadian song writing. With other words various kinds of songs we can find from fun music, rock and roll, chanson towards experimental. And the language is French, beside of one number. There is an atmosphere that surrounds this CD. An atmosphere that only French music is able to make. Or is it the precious choice of music on the CD. It feels as you are in a dark smoky pub and the singers passes one by one the review. Precious music from which the texts you can find in the booklet.