Lizzy Mercier Descloux (1956 - 2004) was a French singer born in Paris.
She died in obscurity in April 2004, 20 years after what was ostensibly her musical heyday. A Lyon-born art school dropout and devotee of Rimbaud and Godard, she was every bit the romantic French archetype, as well as an innovator and witness to numerous pivotal moments in musical and cultural history.
She saw Patti Smith and Television at CBGBs and Basquiat at the Kitchen. She recorded at Compass…
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