The first volume of the last album the composer brought together fifteen artists associated with the electronic scene, the French Gesaffelstein the Columbia Little Boots through the veterans of Tangerine Dream.
The first of the two volumes of the new album of Jean-Michel Jarre, Electronica , in collaboration with fifteen artists, released October 16, announced this Friday, the Sony Music label in a statement.
“My new album Electronica is a project based on the idea of gathering around me artists, musicians related directly or indirectly to the electronic scene, covering four decades; basically since I started making electronic music myself, “said Jean-Michel Jarre, said in the statement.
” Today electronic music is everywhere, he n ‘there is no barrier between genres, “says the artist of 67 years.
Title The Time Machine , the first volume of the album includes fifteen artists, including most comes from electronic music.
Among them, young talents like French musician Gesaffelstein and Columbia Little Boots, confirmed artists such as the English musician 3D from Massive Attack, or even “pioneers” as the German band Tangerine Dream and the American filmmaker John Carpenter, said Sony Music.
“ Electronica was born of a desire I had to work with some artists. I was surprised to see that everyone has accepted my invitation, “said Jean-Michel Jarre.
Electronica is a work in two volumes bring together thirty collaborators total. The output of the second volume is planned for spring 2016.