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Nicolas Jaar (born 1990) is an American-Chilean musician. Jaar was the owner and founder of his own record label and art house. He studied comparative literature at Brown University, Rhode Island. Jaar met Soul Keita and Nikita Quasim on a school trip through the Sonora desert in Mexico. The three bonded over music and began swapping beats and projects online. entitled “Don’t Tell Me.”
In 2009, Jaar started Clown & Sunset as a way to legitimize their music. In August 2013, Jaar wound up Clown & Sunset in favour of a new subscriptio based imprint called Other People. On May 18, 2012 Nicolas Jaar made his BBC Radio 1 Essential Mix debut, which was voted Radio 1’s Essential Mix Of The Year 2012. The debut album from Darkside, Jaar’s project with longtime collaborator Dave Harrington, was released on October, 4 2013.
Albums: Space Is Only Noise (2011) XLR8R Podcast 184 (2011) Brian Eno/Grizzly Bear (2013) om fellow Chilean Ricardo Villalobos and minimal techno.
“I’m going to keep taking the beats even slower,”
“More unintentional things happen between the beats.”
Nicolas Jaar started to make organic electronic music in 2004 at the age of 14.
Darkside is the collaboration of Nicolas Jaar and Brooklyn multi-instrumentalist Dave Harrington. “Golden Arrow”, the album’s first song, was made available as a free download on August 23, 2013 via the band’s website and Jaar’s label Other People. The band originally billed the song as “the first 11 minutes of the DARKSIDE album” in posts, however, its title was revealed in a subsequent Pitchfork review, where the song was also named Best New Track. Spin also gave the track a positive review, describing the song as “11 minutes of instrumental excellence.”
Remixes Daft Punk - Random Access Memories (2013) Brian Eno - Lux (2013) Grizzly Bear - Sleeping Ute (2013) Architecture in Helsinki - W.O.W. (2012) Cat Power - Cherokee (2012) Shlohmo - Rained the Whole Time (2012) Maceo Plex - Gravy Train (2011) When Saints Go Machine - Fail Forever (2011) Sneaky Sound System – Big (2011) Stretch - Why Did Ya Do It (2010) Nina Simone - Feeling Good (2010) The Bees - Winter Rose (2010) Azari & III – Into The Night (2010) Ellen Allien – Flashy Flashy (2010) Kasper Bjørke - Heaven (2010) Wendy Rene - After Laughter Comes Tears (2010)