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“Atmospheric, driving techno-noir from France.” – The Times
“Prince of darkness is fast becoming the king... remember you heard it here first.” – Mixmag (9/10)
“Expect big things.” – NME
"As important as anything of its generation." DJ Mag
Best known for his collaborations with Kanye West on two standout tracks from the groundbreaking ‘Yeezus’ album (‘Send It Up’ and ‘Black Skinhead’) as well as high profile remixes for Lana Del Rey and Depeche Mode, Paris-based DJ/producer Gesaffelstein’s solo work reconnects hard techno to its pounding industrial roots. After earning all manner of acclaim for early EP releases and for his recent Parlophone debut track ‘Pursuit’ which video has hit 1.5 millions views, Gesaffelstein will release the new single ‘Hate or Glory’ on October 8 ahead of his debut album ‘Aleph’ which follows on October 28th. ‘The Or Glory’ video has been launched on October 3th after the track premiered on Zane Lowe show (BBC1), and is a Pitchfork exclusive during 1 week.
Published: 9th October 2013