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Roulé (translating to "rolled") is a French record label founded in 1995 by Daft Punk member Thomas Bangalter. Roulé has a side label entitled Scratché which to date has released only one record, produced by the Buffalo Bunch (Paul de Homem-Christo and Romain Séo).

Label history

The Roulé label has released work by artists such as Romanthony, Stardust, Roy Davis, Jr., DJ Falcon, Alan Braxe, Together as well as Thomas Bangalter's own material.

The fifth release on Roulé was "Music Sounds Better with You" by Stardust. The single was a number one hit on the dance charts in many European countries. Stardust consisted of singer Benjamin Diamond and Alan Braxe & Thomas Bangalter on the production side. "Music Sounds Better with You" contains a sample of Fate performed by Chaka Khan.

Although the label has existed since 1995 and has released several EPs, Roulé has only released one long player: the Irréversible soundtrack. In an interview, he once stated :

Roulé’s never really been a “label.” It’s been more of an outlet where there’s a record every year or so. I’ve never made plans for it, and I never will. It’s just something that is there. I know for Guy-Manuel, Crydamoure is more of a label.

Discography

Roulé Records Discography
Release date Artist Title Catalogue number
1995 Thomas Bangalter Trax on Da Rocks Roulé 301
1996 Thomas Bangalter Spinal Scratch Roulé 302
1997 Alan Braxe Vertigo Roulé 303
1998 Roy Davis Jr Rock Shock Roulé 304
1998 Stardust Music Sounds Better With You Roulé 305
1998 Thomas Bangalter Trax on Da Rocks vol.2 Roulé 306
1999 Romanthony Hold On Roulé 307
1999 DJ Falcon Hello My Name Is DJ Falcon Roulé 308
2000 Together Together TOGETHER
2002 Together So Much Love To Give TOGETHER 2
2002 Thomas Bangalter Original Soundtrack From The Motion Picture Irreversible ROULE LP 01
2003 Thomas Bangalter Outrage Roulé 309
Roulé Records Unreleased Tracks
Supposed Release date Artist Title Supposed Catalogue number
1998 Thomas Bangalter Gym Tonic (With Bob Sinclar) Unknown
2003 Together Call On Me TOGETHER 3





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