PETIT BISCUIT TO PLAY COACHELLA + NORTH AMERICAN TOUR THIS SPRING
DEBUT ALBUM ‘PRESENCE’ NOMINATED FOR FRANCE’S BEST NEW ALBUM AT VICTOIRES DE LA MUSIQUE
In celebration of his debut album release ‘Presence’, breakout French artist Petit Biscuit will play at this year’s Coachella Music Festival. Furthermore, he will headline dates this spring in Oakland, Miami, Atlanta and beyond.
Honors and Awards Keep Coasting in for the French Sensation
In addition, ‘Presence’ is nominated for Best New Album at this year’s Victoires de la Musique, the highest musical honor in France. The awards ceremony will take place February 9, also including a live performance from Petit Biscuit on French national TV.
The universe may be endless but the atmospheric hues and tones of Petit Biscuit’s meandrous music is a genial companion for however far your exploration goes. – Associated Press
The French artist makes his debut with this spectacular full-length album. It feels like it was born on the dance floor. – MTV
Recorded over the course of the past year, Petit Biscuit aka Mehdi Benjelloun wrote, produced, and mixed ‘Presence’ completely independent. ‘Presence’ includes contributions from artists such as Bipolar Sunshine, Panama, and Lido. Even more, the album was mastered by legendary engineer Chab (Daft Punk, Air, Sebastien Tellier), most noteworthy to the forefathers of French dance music.
Young But Not None
The new album is the first body of work from Petit Biscuit following the release of his debut EP featuring smash hit “Sunset Lover“. Most of his singles were released in 2015 when he was only 15 and streamed more than 400 million times.
A classically trained musician from a young age, Petit Biscuit plays piano, guitar, cello, and more. He began experimenting with electronics to form his signature sound at age 11. He created ‘Presence’ with his schooling, combining acoustic elements with fresh electronic production and his trademark vocal manipulations.
Undoubtedly, we can expect big things from Petit Biscuit with a jam-packed year ahead. Check out the DJ’s 2018 schedule here.
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