Philippe Cohen Solal is the founder, main producer and composer of the famous GOTAN PROJECT, and has made his mark as an electronic music architect. He has worked in may fields, including A&R and music direction/music supervisor, where he worked at Virgin in France during the 90s. He founded his own label, “¡Ya Basta! Records” in 1995.
¡Ya Basta! provided the base for most of his projects, including The Boyz from Brazil and Stereo Action Unlimited. His album, Solal presents The Moonshine Sessions, contains personal, acoustic songs, selling over 40,000 copies.
He recently released “OUTSIDER”, collaborating with Mike Lindsay (Tunng) and basing it on the history and output of the American outsider artist Henry Darger.
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