In the U.S., the Frenchman Yann Tiersen is known mostly for his soundtracks, especially the cinematic teddy bear heard in 2001’s Amélie. Yet overseas, Tiersen is a versatile veteran, with albums stretching back to 1995 and recording collaborations featuring both pop royalty (Jane Birkin) and indie underdogs (Shannon Wright). He performs here behind a new one, Infinity.
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