Rock & Folk


Rock & Folk is a French music magazine published since 1966. Excellent long-running French mainstream rock monthly. Now incorporating other popular musics such as rap, reggae, dance etc. Good coverage of both the French & international scene. Highly recommended. (rojaro)

1967 November

No. 12


Au secours voila les Mamans !!!
By Philippe Rault, pp 22-25, 60

This is the first half of an early and important interview by Philippe Rault. 2nd part was published in December issue. The translation feature is added to the page with full text in French.

Read that FZ finally discovered a real psychedelic music in London (Pink Floyd and Tomorrow); if we put the same amount of money to promote Xenakis as we do for Monkees, teenagers will buy Xenakis discs etc. etc. (read more)



Source: slime.oofytv.set 


1969 December

No. 35


Les folles nuits d'Amougies (The crazy nights at Amougies)
By Paul Alessandrini, pp 46-57



Source: Javier Marcote


1970 July

No. 42


Une porte s'ouvre
By Paul Alessandrini, pp 42-45, 69

In addition to the article "A door opens" on page 9 is Riviera Festival ad and on page 83 King Kong review. 



1971 February

No. 49


L'oeil de Zappa
By Philippe Paringaux, pp 42-45, 105

Zappa supériour
By Dominique Chevalier, pp 103-104

Later between 1980-1982 a fanzine named L'oeil de Zappa was published by Dominique Chevalier.


Source: slime.oofytv.set


1971 November

No. 58


200 Motels - Tournee US avec les Mothers
By Philippe Paringaux, pp 52-59, 93-95

Full text available @  → Traductions → Articles.



1971 December

No. 59


200 Motels - Tournee US avec les Mothers (part II)
By Philippe Paringaux, pp 60-67, 108

200 Motels (review)
By Paul Alessandrini, pp 82-83

Part II of the article, which full text is available @  → Traductions → Articles.



Source: slime.oofytv.set


1972 October

No. 69


Symphonie en rock mineur
By Philippe Paringaux, pp 70-73

Waka/Jawaka (review)
By Paul Alessandrini, p 82

Symphonie en rock mineur = symphony in rock minor.


Source: slime.oofytv.set


1974 October

No. 93


Zappa Roma
By Alain Dister, pp 60-67

Billy Bastard (comics)
By Guynard, pp 102-103



Source: slime.oofytv.set


1980 June

No. 161


Zappa: cheveux courts et ides longues
Interview by Francis Vincent & Jean-Marc Bailleux, pp 89-95

English translation by A.Murkin: Part One and Part Two



1982 February

No. 181


Frankie Solo
By Jean-Marc Bailleux, pp 54-61



1988 July

No. 254


Frank Zappa Zénith (20/05)
By J.P., p 102

Zappa May 20 Paris gig review.
Zappateers gig recording

Source: Javier Marcote 


2004 April

No. 440


Frank Zappa
By Eric Dahan, pp 50-55


Hires scans & zappateers

Source: Kristoftof @ zappateers


2011 February

No. 522


Captain Beefheart
By Pascal Comelade, Philippe Thieyre, pp 44/53