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Desde Francia llega Alexandre Navarro. Alex es un guitarrista, productor y compositor con un acercamiento muy particular al ambient, la electrónica experimental y la síntesis.
Activo desde mediados de los dos mil, el parisino ha editado música de manera independiente y en sellos propios como SEM, DISQ AN, EKO y Les Disques Imaginations, Constellation Tatsu, Archipel, Dronarivm, Handstitched y otros. Su relación con México, su escena underground y sus artistas ha sido importante a la par de su trayectoria, sobresaliendo su participación en el sello de culto Mandorla del artista sonoro Manrico Montero (QEPD), pilar de la música de avanzada en este país.
‘Sun-Bolein’ es su álbum debut para Facade Electronics.
We welcome French artist Alexandre Navarro. Alex is a guitarist, producer and composer with a very particular approach to ambient, experimental electronics and synthesis.
Active since the mid-2000s, the Parisian has released music independently and on his own labels such as SEM, DISQ AN, EKO and Les Disques Imaginations, Constellation Tatsu, Archipel, Dronarivm, Handstitched and more. His relationship with Mexico, its underground scene and its artists has been important along with his career, standing out his participation in the cult label Mandorla of sound artist Manrico Montero (RIP), a pillar of advanced music in this country.
'Sun-Bolein' is his debut album for Facade Electronics.
released September 29, 2023
Alexandre Navarro | Sun-Bolein (FE014)
All tracks composed, produced and mixed by Alexandre Navarro in Paris, France. alexandrenavarro.net
Mastered at Facsimile Sound, Mexicali, Mexico.
Art direction and design by Rubén A. Tamayo.
‘Navarro’ logo by Büro Ink.
Facade Electronics 2023.
Facade Electronics is an artist-run label from Northern Mexico.
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Not sure where I'd be today had I not heard these albums way back when. My teenage years wrapped up in a bow - I would listen on repeat in the summer, staring at the ceiling and on long drives, dreaming about the future.
The sparkly textures and soothing warmth and unobtrusive minimalism.. it all gives your mind enough space to think while the gentle and consistent rhythms keep you focused. Truly unique and magical in the ambient space. Man Watching the Stars
Sitting on the friendly side of the experimental fence, this whimsical beat tape of minimal electronic abstractions is a constantly surprising joy, as it hints at familiarity but keeps swerving away at the last second, just before you recognise it, to occupy it's own idiosyncratic territory. TheSlowMusicMovement