Lebaron

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Bio

Dj, label manager and promoter for more than twenty years and more recently a music composer since 2007. He’s the co-founder of Trigger Recording, the label of famous leading composers such as Håkan Lidbo and Miguel Graça. Trigger has been the first independent Canadian electronic music record company under license with Warner Music Canada Co – Strategic Marketing Division. François Lebaron’s groundbreaking style is the result of many influences he takes in the 90’s while producing major underground raves and inviting, for the first time in Montreal, top of the hill artist such as Terry Lee Brown Jr, Thomas Shumacher and Woody McBride. Born on the south shore of Montreal, François has performed and held residencies in some of the most renowned Canadian venues and festivals. Lebaron’s first CD release “Fishingindeeparea” in collaboration with the talented Swedish house producer Håkan Lidbo has placed him among the key figures of the Canadian electronic music industry, Lebaron has created a unique mixed compilation concept which is to compiled, edit and mixed a personal selection from the entire discography of one particular artist. Lebaron has also released a second mixed compilation with the Canadian house producer and head of famous Epsilonlab’s imprint; Eloi Brunelle. Beside his musical career, François has been chosen to be the 18th Black & Blue Festival Artistic Director in 2008 & 2009. The Black & Blue Festival is the most important indoor AIDS fundraiser electronic music event in the world. Future wise, François is now devoting his time in the studio as well as on imprint Victims Music Company, his festival AIM and his projects Hoopalaï and Thee FFF (Hoopalaï + Felix Da Housecat).

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