Louis Bertignac (born February 23 1954 in Oran, Algeria) is a French guitarist, vocalist and songwriter. A founding member in 1976 of the rock band TÃ©lÃ©phone, he formed Bertignac et les Visiteurs after TÃ©lÃ©phone split in 1986. Tony Visconti produced his first solo album, Elle et Louis (1993).
In 2004, he produced, arranged and played guitar on the debut album by Carla Bruni, Quelqu'un m'a dit. Bruni in turn contributed lyrics to 10 of the 12 songs on Bertignac's 2005 Longtemps.
He performed at Live 8 at the Palais de Versailles on July 2nd 2005.
== Discography =
= *Louis Bertignac et les Visiteurs (1987) *Rocks (1990)