ARCHIVES January 2000 > June 2002

01.13.2011

This website is a tribute to genius french pop duo Les Rita Mitsouko. No update will be made, except the discography.

04.15.2007

www.ritamitsouko.org will soon be closed.

The content will be progressively included in the new site www.ritamitsouko.com !

03.09.2007

more shows at la Boule Noire :

April 19-20-21

02.21.2007

Emek painted the cover for "Variéty"

02.19.2007

Listen to the first single from "Variéty" !

"COMMUNIQUEUR D'AMOUR"

The single will be digitally available on March 5th

02.03.2007

8 shows at "la Boule Noire" in Paris !

February 27-28 and March 2-3-4-9-10-12

Buy your tickets

12.19.2006

"Variéty" is the name of the next Rita Mitsouko album, to be released April 23th, 2007 on Because Music. Les Rita Mitsouko and Mark Plati have produced the new album, which includes a duet with Serj Tankian, lead singer of « System of a Down ».

Rita Mitsouko on MySpace

06.15.2006

Les Rita contributes to the new Alfredo Arias show, "Les Noces de l'Enfant-Roi", at château de Versailles, August 26th and September 2-8-9-15-16th. More info... don't miss this one !

05.22.2006

CONCHA BONITA - italian version - is out on CD : A rare opportunity to hear Catherine sing italian ! The CD is on sale here

01.31.2006

"Une Fille à Colorier" is released, 20 years after a first recording by Marie-France. This song, which Catherine sing a small portion in "Soigne Ta Droite" (the song was originally intitled "Ourcq"), is included on the new Marie-France album "Raretés" out on february 13th. Marie-France will perform live at Trianon on February 11th, so it would be the first time this song will be performed live ! More info on her site

09.02.2005

We can hear Catherine Ringer on "Maudie", a track from the new Thomas Fersen album to be released on October 4th on tôt Ou tard label.

07.29.2005

Coulibaly (Amadou & Mariam) remixed by Fred Chichin. You can listen a sample here

05.16.2005

Rebroadcast of the December 9th, 2000 Summum concert on France 4 channel on May 27th, 29th, 30th and on June 1st.

04.08.2005

Les Rita at 8:55 PM on April 22th on Canal + in "La Musicale"

03.25.2005

Catherine & Fred are busy creating new songs...

12.25.2004

CONCHA BONITA broadcasted on december 26th on France 2 channel

10.14.2004

Canal + 20th anniversary show at Zénith in Paris with several artists, including Rita Mitsouko ; broadcast on Canal + on November 4th.

10.05.2004

Release date for Charles Aznavour "BON ANNIVERSAIRE CHARLES !" DVD charity against cancer. We can see Catherine Ringer duetting with Corneille on "La Bohême".

07.16.2004

Concha Bonita in Roma ? What a great opportunity to see Catherine in the eternal city. You can book your seats online. From February 2nd to 27th, 2005.

07.15.2004

Tonight at 10:45 PM on France2 channel, Catherine will sing two Edith Piaf songs, "La Goualante Du Pauvre Jean" and "La Fille Et Le Chien".

02.25.2004

New live album on March 23rd !

12.17.2003

Concha Bonita broadcast on Festival channel, December 25th.

12.15.2003

Two live shows at Cirque d'Hiver with Lamoureux Orchestra on April 14th & 15th, 2004. Tickets on sale early January.

09.22.2003

From December 10th, Concha Bonita is available on DVD & VHS !

09.19.2003

The Live CD + DVD is cancelled. But a big surprise is coming soon....

07.23.2003

The Blaye Les Mines show is cancelled.

07.22.2003

The first Live album of Rita Mitsouko will be released this autumn, followed by a Live DVD !

06.24.2003

Nulle Part Ailleurs : Rebroadcast of a live show on Canal + channel, August 15th at 11:55 P.M.

05.26.2003

May 31st at 3:50 A.M. on Paris Première channel, broadcast of the December 9th, 2000 Grenoble show (76 min).

05.25.2003

Les Rita will play a few songs at Zénith stadium on June 6th, in benefit of NI PUTES NI SOUMISES movement.

04.04.2003

RTL : Broadcast of Studio 22 on April 12th from 5:15 P.M. to 7:00 P.M. (Paris) and from 11:15 A.M. to 1:00 P.M. (NYC)

03.31.2003

The PONT DES ARTISTES show on line for a week only. You can hear Sacha at the begining, Vieux Rodéo at 43'45" and Triton at 1h14'40"

03.28.2003

Les Rita live on France Inter radio in PONT DES ARTISTES show (with Ismael Lo, Sebastien Martel and Bïa) on March 29th from 8:10 P.M. until 9:30 P.M. (Paris) and from 2:10 P.M. until 3:30 P.M. (Montréal/ NYC). Sacha, Vieux Rodéo, Triton et Someone To Love will be played.

03.22.2003

2003 Tour dates

03.01.2003

Tu Me Manques

02.22.2003

Jean Neplin (1957-2003)

Libération article

02.17.2003

New shows

01.25.2003

Rita Mitsouko special : MUSIC PLANET 2NITE (Arte TV) on February 18th ; We will hear Amadou et Mariam sing "Andy" with Catherine...

12.10.2002

Sacha video, directed by Hiroyuki Nakano...

12.06.2002

New shows for the Concha tour tour! Bastia, Maubeuge, Nice, Amiens...

11.20.2002

Catherine Ringer is the main character in, CONCHA BONITA, an Alfredo Arias musical. It's the first time Catherine is playing in a musical , don't miss the unforgettable event !

The unusual story - Catherine plays a transexual - will delight every Rita Mitsouko fan !

Paris : From December 5th 2002 till 2 February 2th, 2003

Nantes : From February 8th till 21th, 2003

Marseille : From March 5th till 15th, 2003

11.08.2002

The Réservoir show will be broadcasted on January 26th, 2003 à 9:00 P.M. (London) ou 2:00 P.M. (NYC) ! Hear RTL2 on the web

10.15.2002

Private show at Réservoir on October 25th ! Broadcast on RTL 2 in november... free tickets to win here !

10.11.2002

Not to be missed : Les Rita in CHORUS, ROLLING STONE and ROCK'N'FOLK

09.25.2002

Nantes show will take place, not only on September 27th, but also the next day on the 28th. The concert hall has also changed, it is now at Olympic

09.10.2002

France Inter interview (30 min) direct at 1:00 P.M. (Paris Time), 7:00 A.M. (New-York)

09.07.2002

Tonight on TF1 channel at 8:40 P.M. , one minute with Mitch Olivier, who mixed the new album... and may be a small appearance from C & F...

09.06.2002

La Femme Trombone release schedule :

September 9th > Spain
September 10th > France, Belgium, Switzerland, Germany
September 13th > Italy
September 17th > USA
October 1st > Canada

09.03.2002

2 more show added : Grand Rex on february 27th & 28th, 2003 ! Tickets on sale in 2 weeks time.

09.01.2002

Hiroyuki Nakano has made the TRITON video. You can watch it here (RealAudio) !

08.31.2002

The Grand Rex show is sold out !

08.30.2002

Articles & photos on Tetu, Elle, Telerama...

07.08.2002

First schedule of the 2002 tour !

07.05.2002

Schedule for Solidays has changed : The show now start at 8:00 P.M. !

07.01.2002

New show added : Grand Rex on September 20th !

 

 

ARCHIVES January 2000 > June 2002

03.03.2007

Go photos from la Boule Noire shows ? If you find them cute... don't hesitate to send us some by mail !

02.25.2007

Plenty of concerts samples & TV appearances on the Jukebox !

02.15.2007

Melodica

La Musicale (Canal +), broadcasted April 22th 2005

 

01.21.2007

Le Groove de Paris


 

Rare footage, with les Rita Mitsouko on MCM TV (1995) improvising parts of songs that would end up as Le Juste Prix, Un Zero et Melodica, also a live version of Marcia Baïla and an unreleased song, Villejuif.

01.15.2007

The Rita in India !


 

Un Soir, Un Chien


Tongue Dance


 

Don't Forget The Night

01.08.2007

Les Rita Mitsouko in Moscow

Mandolino City

01.07.2007

C'est Comme Ca > 3 TV appearances

TV & date unknown


Champs-Elysées, February 7th, 1987

Champs-Elysées, April 18th, 1987

12.21.2006

 

"Sasha" (Hiroyuki Nakano video)

12.15.2006

"Don't Forget The Night", the first major TV appearance on December 12th, 1982

12.11.2006

20 years ago, an very personnal interpretation of "Tu T'Laisses Aller" (Aznavour) on TV

 12.10.2006

First TV appearance on June20th, 1981 (FR3). Short interview + a sample of "Galoping"

12.09.2006

 


"La Sorciere et l'Inquisiteur" in ROCK'N'ROLL CIRCUS (ARTE) on June 21st, 2000

11.01.2006

"La Sorciere et l'Inquisiteur" at Victoires de la Musique (french awards) on february 17th, 2001

also on YouTube

11.01.2006


NOSFERATU teaser

also on YouTube

10.28.2006

NOVA Radio 25th birthday DVD is out. Included a cover version of Jacques Dutronc "Et Moi Et Moi Et Moi", and some improvisation. Big parts of the "Nous avons fait chanter les Rita" CD can be found on the audio bonus section.

09.10.2006

The whole February 21st, 1997 concert is vailable for free listening at médiathèque de la Cité de la Musique inParis ; If you can't go there, a sample of each track can be streamed.

09.01.2006

Catherine Ringer TV appearance on France 3. Go from 9'09

08.26.2006

Les Rita first TV appearance this year at TF1 prime time news program : Go from 34'28. Another short interview on France 2 channel : Go from 33'45

08.22.2006

Catherine Ringer and Alfredo Arias interview in "Escale Nocturne" France Inter radio. Two sample of Rita Mitsouko composition for "Les Noces de l'Enfant-Roi" + scoop about the next album... a duo with System Of A Down singer!

05.09.2005

C'est Comme Ca on Canal + back in 1991 with Louis Bertignac (from Téléphone) on guitare...thanks to Bertiliste

01.30.2005

A nice shoot by Frédéric Langel

01.29.2005

Catherine on Coluche's "A Bout Portant" back in 1977 : Some sreen captures.

12.24.2004

C'est Comme Ca in Brazil... here it is : Sem Cansar by Capital Initial > audio / video / live

04.06.2004

The Rita Mitsouko e-card !

You need Flash to see it

03.29.2004

The Orchestre Lamoureux website

03.19.2004

Quizz : Albums on Télérama ( Les Guerriers on streaming) ; Collectors packs on RTL 2 ( Andy, Triton, La Sorcière Et L'Inquisiteur, Ecoutez La Chanson Bien Douce, Où Sont-Ils Donc ? on streaming) ; another song on Wanadoo : A Man Needs A Maid

03.04.2004

Two samples >

La Fille Venue Du Froid
Il Patinait Merveilleusement

02.12.2004

Nosferatu's teaser (new URL)

11.15.2003

Catherine Ringer is singing , in both french and english, the main theme of the test episode of "Nosferatu" cartoon, composed by André Hervé (cofondateur of Zoo) with lyrics by Philippe Druillet.

Hear Catherine in the teaser : small / medium / large / extra large (Quicktime)

08.03.2003

Souvenir, souvenir... Le Petit Train, Triton & Andy recorded at Réservoir for RTL 2 on October 25th, 2002

07.14.2003

Québec : Interview by Marie-Louise Arsenault

07.10.2003

La Cigale website is open

06.30.2003

Last night in Rouen...

05.03.2003

Photos taken during concert at Bobino on February 1st, 1982. Thanks to Yann & Franck ! 1 - 2 - 3

02.20.2003

Fred Chichin interview, recorded while rehearsing for Music Planet 2 Nite (Arte)

01.05.2003

CONCHA BONITA footage + Catherine Ringer interview in UBIK on 5 TV today at 10:16 A.M.

12.21.2002

New photos has been added....

12.21.2002

TF1 broadcasted some Concha Bonita footage yesterday. Go from 37'35 to 39'40 to watch it

12.10.2002

Paris Première footage on Concha Bonita online !

12.10.2002

A witfull Catherine Ringer on France Inter radio. Go from 33'33 to 48'50 for the Concha Bonita report. Go straight to 37'40 to hear Catherine.

12.08.2002

The press so far on Concha Bonita (in french).

12.07.2002

Tonight, on France 3 channel ... the second Concha Bonita footage, already a huge success ! To see the footage, go from 23'08 to 25'15

12.06.2002

It was tonight on France 2 channel... the first Concha Bonita footage ! To see it, go from 39'00 to 41'07.

11.22.2002

At Rose Bonbon club, early 80's... a big thanks to Chris Dyn for those unseen photos !
photo 1 - photo 2 - photo 3 - photo 4

10.22.2002

Short footage broadcasted on TF1 one month ago

10.15.2002

Les Amants on Peau d'Ange O.S.T.

09.12.2002

CD'AUJOURD'HUI footage (RealAudio)

09.09.2002

Parisien article

Nouvel Observateur article

09.05.2002

Interview in the weekly l'EXPRESS

Vinyls of the album to win at RTL !

09.04.2002

2 articles in the daily Le Monde on september 7th. Albums to be won...

08.31.2002

The full EPK.

08.30.2002

Discover 2 other new songs : Tous Mes Voeux, Ce Sale Ton.

Albums to win at Wanadoo.

08.29.2002

Discover 3 other new songs : 1928, Sacha, Vieux Rodéo

A minisite at L'EXPRESS, albums and singles to win !

08.28.2002

Discover 3 new songs : Tu Me Manques, J'Applaudis, Melodica

Article and photo on Télérama and albums to win !

08.25.2002

The Triton promo CDS

08.20.2002

Triton, the first single from La Femme Trombone, is sent to radios today.

07.24.2002

First sample of the album... EVASION !

Tracklisting :

Entrée
Evasion
Vieux Rodéo
Triton
Trop Bonne
Tous Mes Voeux
Tu Me Manques
J'Applaudis
Melodica
Interlude
Ce Sale Ton
Sacha
1928

To discover the CD promo cover, go to rarities

 

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