Nicolas Jaar

Nicolas Jaar



Nicolas Jaar (born January 10, 1990) is a Chilean-American composer and recording artist based in New York. Among his notable works are the albums Space Is Only Noise (2011), Pomegranates (2015) and Sirens (2016). He is known in the club world for his various dance 12" EPs he put out from 2008 to 2011. Since his first album, he has embarked on more explorative directions, performing a five-hour improvisational concert at PS1,[1] releasing a large volume of experimental recordings through his label Other People (including works by like minded artists Lydia Lunch, William Basinski, and Lucretia Dalt). In 2015, Jaar scored Dheepan by director Jacques Audiard (winner of the Palme d'Or at Cannes 2015).[2] Jaar is also half of the band Darkside (Psychic, 2013).


Sirens is the second studio album by composer and electronic music artist Nicolas Jaar, released on September 30, 2016 by Other People.
Space Is Only Noise
Space Is Only Noise is the debut studio album by American-Chilean musician Nicolas Jaar, released on 28 January 2011 by Circus Company.In 2012 it was awarded a silver certification from the Independent Music Companies Association which indicated sales of at least 20,000 copies throughout Europe.
Pomegranates is a 2015 album by Nicolas Jaar, intended as an unofficial alternate soundtrack to the 1969 film The Colour of Pomegranates.

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Tracks of the Month: February 2018
  –  March 1, 2018
A.A.L (Against All Logic), “I Never Dream” American-Chilean producer Nicolas Jaar released his debut album under the moniker A.A.L this month. 2012-2017 features danceable, bright tracks, most notably highlighted by the ever-so-funky cut “I Never ...
Nicolas Jaar samples Kanye on new, 11-track project
  –  February 25, 2018
Chilean producer Nicolas Jaar discreetly shared an album length project last week, under the guise A.A.L. (Against All Logic). Overall, the 11-track album is an exciting listen for any Nico Jaar fan; blending lush electronica with dark, experimental ...
Nicolas Jaar samples Kanye West on his new record
  –  February 25, 2018
Nicolas Jaar dropped a new record last week, but if this is the first time you're hearing about it, fear not: the release pretty much flew under everyone's radar. Jaar released the album, titled 2012-2017, under the pseudonym A.A.L. (Against All Logic).
Nicolas Jaar put out an album last week under little-known alias
  –  February 23, 2018
The album, which is built mostly from soul and funk samples, came out on February 17th with little fanfare. It was released under the name A.A.L. (Against All Logic), and Pitchfork pointed out that Jaar has previously mentioned this alias in interviews.
Surprise: Nicolas Jaar released a pretty great album under his A.A.L. pseudonym last week
  –  February 23, 2018
Electronica prodigy Nicolas Jaar dropped a new album, 2012-2017, last week and you probably had no idea. That’s because it was released with little fanfare under his A.A.L. (Against All Logic) moniker via the artist’s own Other People label. Pitchfork ...
Nicolas Jaar Surprise-Released a New Album as “Against All Logic” Last Week
  –  February 23, 2018
Nicolas Jaar’s latest official release was 2016’s Sirens, an ambitious and often song-oriented album that incorporated elements of avant-garde classical music and Suicide-style synth-punk. But the producer and composer has an omnivorous musical ...
SashaConda blends Fela, techno, and Schwarzenegger sex talk in this week’s recommended mix
  –  February 22, 2018
Sasha ends on a playful note, first with their slightly menacing remix of a Nicolas Jaar track, and finishing with the slumping horns and a sampled Arnold Schwarzenegger talking about orgasms in “AS YOU ARE.” “I wanted to put something together that ...
Buzzy Lee – “Coolhand” (Prod. Nicolas Jaar)
  –  February 16, 2018
Buzzy Lee is LA-based singer Sasha Spielberg, daughter of Steven, but her impressive pop project doesn’t need a famous-dad endorsement. Today she shares “Coolhand,” the soulful lead single from her forthcoming debut album. Along with the rest of the ...
Hear The Song Nicolas Jaar Originally Left Off ‘Sirens’ Because It Scared Him
  –  December 6, 2017
Chilean-American producer Nicolas Jaar announced yesterday via Twitter that a deluxe edition of his most recent album, Sirens, was set to be released this Friday. Today Jaar has shared the first of three album outtakes that will appear on the deluxe album ...


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