The music of Montmartre | Paris Sunny Side up

Montmartre

Montmartre (Photo credit: kReEsTaL)

As you may know, Montmartre is located in the 18th district of paris, and is known for his Bohemian past. In the late 1800′s, artists came to Montmartre as the richer population invested in appartements in the 9th district. Living in Montmartre was cheap so the artists, arrived massively. this neighborhood is known for it’s Painters (lautrec, Utrillo, Van Gogh) but a lot of singers and musicians lived in Montmartre and/or wrote a song about the area.

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