Jacques Dutronc

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by Jacques Dutronc


28 April 1943, Paris, France. Dutronc learnt to play piano and violin during his childhood, but by the late 50s had immersed himself in the local rock ‘n’ roll culture. In 1959 he left Lycée Condorcet to become the guitarist in Les Tritons, who quickly established themselves as a major attraction at Paris’ Golf Drouot club. The following year the group began backing Daniel Dray and changed their name to El Toro Et Les Cyclones. They were signed to Vogue Records at the end... Read more