February 12, 2021:



5 songs with lyrics that evoke the special ties that are created through our interpersonal relations...
5 songs that feature rich arrangements dominated by string instruments of all kinds...
The Strings Attached EP by LG Breton turns 6 today, February 12!
What's your favorite song on the EP? Did you get to see any of the shows from the Strings Attached Tour (2013-2015)?
You can find more information on this release at the bottom of this page.
Listen to Strings Attached now on your favorite music streaming platform via the following links or buy your physical copy (with bonus track!) directly from our website's Boutique!


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January 13, 2021:



I'm Not From Here... Exclusive Livestream Video!!!


Here's an exclusive live video of I'm Not From Here recorded on December 13th, 2020 at Montreal's Quai des Brumes as part of the Consider It Done! 10th Anniversary Livestream Concert..
It shall act as a little "souvenir" to those of you who were part of the original online audience and as a little taster of the event to all those who couldn't make it this time around...

December 3, 2020:



"Consider It Done!" Turns 10!


On Sunday, December 13th 2020 at 4PM (E.S.T.), LG Breton will reunite with the original rhythm section of the 2010-2012 tour comprised of Alain Quirion (drums; backing vocals) and Bess (bass; backing vocals) for a unique live performance of the Consider It Done! album in its entirety!
Additionally, all participants will be able to chat amongst themselves and interact with the band during the stream, thanks to host/moderator, Véro Lambert!
Book now on thepointofsale.com



May 21, 2020:



LG Breton & Friends - Jolie Louise


LG Breton (guitars & vocals) reunites with longtime friends/colleagues Simon Dolan (bass), François Therrien (accordeon) and Alain Quirion (drums) to record a lockdown version of Daniel Lanois' classic, Jolie Louise.



June 17, 2019:



LG Breton Guitar Solo - "Reflekt" (Cirque du Soleil - 2017)


2 years ago this week began the 72-date sold out run of Reflekt, a Cirque du Soleil exclusive creation that was performed during Expo 2017 in Astana, Kazakhstan. Here is LG's guitar solo from the Wisdom of Inkar segment of the show. The Reflekt Band was also comprised of Anna Liani (Lead Vocals), Évelyne Lange (Drums), Sébastien Savard (Violin & Erhu) and Zander Howard-Scott (Cello & Dombra). Music score: Simon Carpentier.



March 5, 2019:


LG Breton – Unsettled Business

Official Music Video Release


The Official Music Video for Unsettled Business, LG Breton's latest release, is now live on YouTube!
Watch, like and share the Unsettled Business video, here:

The video was shot in Astana, Kazakhstan on a late-summer afternoon back in 2017 (thus LG's beardless look of the time) and was edited in Montreal by Breton himself, later that same year.
And so, it took the very recent release of the actual song on all digital music platforms for the Unsettled Business video to FINALLY see the light of day!
The breathtaking images of the post-futuristic Astana skyline were shot using a drone camera controlled by Zander Howard-Scott and the tasteful special F/X are the work of Jesse Read of Toronto Creatives. The end result, with its strange and dreamy aspect, very aptly serves the enveloping yet powerful sound of LG's song.
Kudos to them all for a superb job!



February 22, 2019:


If you are a crowdfunding enthusiast looking for a great campaign to back, here's the one Phil Cooper and LG Breton have on Indigogo for their UK / Canada epic (yet humble) collaborative project!


February 18, 2019:


LG Breton and British counterpart Phil Cooper announce UK Tour dates and new collaborative EP!!!

Having done the first leg in Canada in September 2018, it's now time to complete the "Versa" (UK) part of their joint "Vice Versa" Tour.
The pair will be playing no less than 11 dates all over the UK this coming May in a full band set-up!
And as if this wasn't big enough news, Phil and LG are also preparing a collaborative EP as a companion piece to the tour!
Tickets for Phil Cooper & LG Breton's "Vice Versa" UK Tour: Click here


November 30, 2018:



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Unsettled Business – The new single from LG Breton

Release date: Friday, November 30, 2018
Source: G&B Productions (info@lgbreton.com)


Montreal-based singer-songwriter-producer and multi-instrumentalist LG Breton has dropped a brand new single today! Not only is Unsettled Business the first official solo material release from the artist since his critically acclaimed Strings Attached EP in 2015, it is also the first of a string of singles to be released periodically over the next year.
Lyrically, Unsettled Business is about how anyone, in the face of some important personal trauma, is prone to slip into a momentary state of madness.
The otherwise "serious" matter addressed by the lyrics is counterbalanced by a rather breezy singing style from Breton and an almost summery jazz vibe to the tune... albeit a quirky one. Perhaps this is partially due to the fact that it is rhythmically set to a rather uncommon time signature (5/4), which helps provide a subtle, yet continuous, sense of "unsettlement" throughout the song. Other famous songs in 5/4 include the jazz standard "Take Five" and the "Mission: Impossible" theme song.
As usual, LG Breton plays all the instruments on the track (guitars, bass, keyboards, percussion, etc.). He is joined by Jozy Fever (Kinzaza) on backing vocals and by long-time studio partner and award-winning sound engineer Stéphane Grimm in the final mixing stage. The end result was mastered by Richard Addison. Emerging artist Julien Le Blanc is responsible for the artwork.
Unsettled Business is now available for streaming and download from every digital music service throughout the world.


September 2018:




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August 2017:


ALRIGHT, HERE IT IS! The long awaited Part 3 of LG Breton's "Astana 2017" mini-documentary is now available! Have you ever visited a World Expo? Or maybe you just couldn't make it to Kazakhstan this summer? Well, you're in luck for, in this episode, LG, in his distinctive informative and humorous style, takes us on a personalized tour of this year's event! Thank you for liking, commenting and sharing the video and don't forget to subscribe to our page if you haven't already... Enjoy!!!



July 2017:


IT'S HERE!!! Indeed, Part 2 of LG Breton's "Astana 2017" mini-documentary is now available for all to be viewed, liked and shared! This time around, LG takes us on an informative and fun-filled sightseeing tour of Kazakhstan's new Capital City, Astana... Enjoy!



June 2017:


LG Breton JOINS CIRCUS! - One month ago, on May 7, 2017, LG Breton discreetly left Montreal to take on a very special "summer job". Learn all about it in this brand new video... Enjoy!



September 2016:



LG Breton​ To Embark on Very First Solo UK Tour in September !!!


Great news for fans in the UK or if you just happen to be in the area between September 15th and the 24th, 2016! Indeed, LG Breton will be offering a string of solo shows at some of Britain's most renowned music venues!
On these occasions, LG will perform acoustic versions of songs taken from his two solo releases (Consider It Done! & Strings Attached) plus some surprises... Don't miss out on these truly unique evenings!
09/15: LONDON (Earl's Court) @ The Troubadour​ Watch personal invitation (Earl's Court, London)
09/17: BATH @ St James Wine Vaults​ Watch personal invitation (Bath)
09/19: LONDON (Balham) @ The Bedford Watch personal invitation (Balham, London)​
09/21: MANCHESTER @ Mono Watch personal invitation (Manchester)
09/22: LEEDS @ Live at Verve Watch personal invitation (Leeds)
09/24: LONDON (Earl's Court) @ The Troubadour Watch personal invitation (Earl's Court, London)
Go to the TOUR DATES section for more details.



March 2016:


Watch the new promo video for the 2016 leg of LG Breton's "Strings Attached" Tour, which showcases excerpts from 5 songs ("For Better, Not For Worse"; "I Should Have Never Let You Go"; "My Life Begins Today"; "If I Could"; "Révérence") as well as snippets of reviews and general info on the EP and the show. This 5½-minute video is mostly aimed at concert bookers/promoters but it should also please fans in many ways! The live footage was shot at 3 different venues during the first leg of the tour: L'Ange Cornu; Le Grand Théâtre de Québec and La Basoche. Enjoy!




November 2015:


As November begins, we'd like to bring this brand new (and quite enthusiastic) review of the "Strings Attached" EP to your attention... This time it comes from the UK and was written by radio presenter and music reviewer, Steve Luff. Read it here!



October 2015:


JUST PUBLISHED!!! Here's a great review of LG Breton's "Strings Attached" EP. See if you agree with music critic Jenna Melanson from "Canadian Beats", here:



July 2015:


Here's a recent review of "I Should Have Never Let You Go" published on the New Canadian Music website.
Not only is it a rather flattering piece from journalist Kerry Doole but we also found out, elsewhere on that same site, that the song itself is one of their Top New Tracks this week, appearing just 15 slots away from Neil Young's new release!
Pretty exciting indeed!!!
Check it out:


- Official Press Release –


Strings Attached, the New Opus From LG Breton Is Here!
Montreal singer-songwriter LG Breton has released his second solo offering, Strings Attached. As the title suggests, it celebrates all kinds of stringed instruments: guitars, banjo, violins, double-bass, piano and, of course, vocal cords. Electric and electronic textures intertwine with various sound effects, and there are also elements of soul and folk on this EP.
Lyrically, "every song revolves around relationships" explains Breton. "I sing about one-night stands and summer flings. There are songs about communication problems and what happens when big promises are made. Inevitably, often indelibly, we affect each other's lives."
Several great firsts
Some of the aforementioned stringed instruments appear for the first time in Breton's personal repertoire. Other big "firsts" await the listener. Strings Attached marks the first time that Breton has released a song in French: the epic and very cinematic "Révérence" in which he exploits the full range of his voice, from the deepest spoken words to the very airy falsetto counter-melodies.
In addition, those who purchase the CD will receive a bonus track, a Spanish version of the EP's first single, "I Should Have Never Let You Go."
First-class collaborators
While LG Breton plays most of the instruments, there are some key collaborators on Strings Attached. His faithful studio partner, Stéphane Grimm, serves as recording and mixing engineer. There are several impeccable performances from guest musicians: Guido Del Fabbro on violin; Karl Surprenant on double-bass; Alexis Martin on percussion; and Alexis Loranger on violin and viola. Jozy Fever and Geneviève Dufresne sing backing vocals.
Touring dates
The new material is brilliantly transposed to the stage by a solid and colorful team of musicians. Songs from Breton's first album, Consider It Done! have been completely re-arranged for the occasion.
The Strings Attached tour is underway. Breton has performed his new music in Quebec City, L'Assomption, and Lavaltrie. He will be in Sutton on April 11 and Gatineau on April 17. More dates, including one for Montreal, will soon be announced on his website: www.lgbreton.com.
About LG Breton
LG Breton has participated as an instrumentalist, composer, arranger and producer (together or separately) on more than thirty albums. He has given nearly 2,500 performances of all kinds (stage, TV, radio, etc.) in more than twenty countries. His first album, Consider It Done! was released four years ago to critical acclaim, both here and abroad.
Source: G&B Productions © 2015


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