Huffington Post: ”Enter Jean-Michel Jarre’s Magnificent World” (January 2017)

You can call Jean-Michel Jarre the godfather of the electronic music scene. The living legend has many accomplishments under his belt, including selling over 80 million albums worldwide and playing before 3.5 million people in Moscow. He is now making headlines by earning a Grammy nomination for “Best Dance/Electronic Album” for his beautiful masterpiece, Electronica 1: The Time Machine. In a recent interview, Jarre went … Continue reading Huffington Post: ”Enter Jean-Michel Jarre’s Magnificent World” (January 2017)

Electronica : a time machine at the Grammy Awards

Electronica volume 1: a time machine has been nomineed as Best electronic album for the upcoming Grammy awards. Here is a statement from Jean-Michel about this honor: ELECTRONICA has been a project I wanted to do since I was young. Working with all these incredible collaborators was a dream come true. Now to be nominated for the 2017 Grammys is an absolute honor and nothing … Continue reading Electronica : a time machine at the Grammy Awards

Interview for Musicplayers.com (2016)

French musician Jean-Michel Jarre is universally hailed as the godfather of electronic music, having pioneered the use of synthesizers in popular music. Beginning his career at the end of the ‘60s, Jarre has sold in excess of 80 million records to date, and his performances are truly the stuff of legend—or Guinness Book world records. His concert event celebrating Moscow, Russia’s 850th birthday had 3.5 … Continue reading Interview for Musicplayers.com (2016)

Hot Press interview (16 Aug 2016)

Jarre Trek Beyond: Jean Michel Jarre talks David Bowie, hanging out with Mick Jagger and the Bataclan attacks With an arsenal of gazillion-selling hits and everyone from Damon Albarn and Peaches to Jeff Mills and Edward Snowden on speed-dial, Jean Michel Jarre is electronica royalty personified. His star-studded new record, decadent NYC nights out, the French terror attacks and his upcoming Dublin show are all … Continue reading Hot Press interview (16 Aug 2016)

Jarre interviewed by Teamrock.com (extract)

With his futuristic, record-beating live shows and specialisation in prog-meets-electronica, the French composer, performer and music producer Jean-Michel Jarre talks to Prog. Jean-Michel Jarre’s collaboration on a track with ex-CIA “whistle blower” Edward Snowden has been grabbing the headlines as his new album Electronica 2: The Heart Of Noise emerges. It follows last year’s Electronica 1: The Time Machine. Like that album, which featured Pete … Continue reading Jarre interviewed by Teamrock.com (extract)