Guy Gerber's Upcoming Gigs
Thursday 17 April, 2014
Vessel, San Francisco, United States
Friday 18 April, 2014
Marquee Nightclub, New York , United States
Saturday 19 April, 2014
Coachella, Empire Polo Club, Indio, United States
Friday 25 April, 2014
Gypsy, Moscow, Russia
Saturday 26 April, 2014
Sahar Club, Krasnodar, Russia
Wednesday 30 April, 2014
Panorama Bar, Berlin, Germany
Saturday 03 May, 2014
Zenith Sud, Montpellier, France
See the full listing here
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Guy Gerber has always been comfortable as an outlier. From being the rock kid at the rave, to the Israeli DJ on the European club circuit, to the electronic producer with a fetish for live instruments, he tends to skirt the edge of whatever scene he's in. It's a position that suits him well––so far it's led to dozens of lush, melodic records, an ever-evolving live act and his own label, Supplement Facts. This nonconformist attitude, combined with the emotional content of his art (so rare in today's electronic music), explains how Gerber keeps his audience locked in, be it on record or on stage.

Before he was fiddling with drum machines and synths, Gerber was all about groups like Joy Division and My Bloody Valentine. These influences still echo clearly in his music today, especially in his use of harmony, contemplative moods and trippy, shoegaze-inspired sounds. It's a style that's anything but conventional, yet one that quickly drew in some of Europe's most popular labels; three years after his recording debut, Gerber released the first of several records on John Digweed's Bedrock imprint. A couple of years later, Sven Väth signed him to Cocoon, eventually releasing his album Late Bloomers. All the while, he was building Supplement Facts from the ground up, showcasing his own productions alongside those by likeminded artists, and illustrating each record sleeve by hand, so each release embodied his distinct creative panache.

These days Gerber has the kind of artistic freedom he's always wanted, and it shows. Supplement Facts is more adventurous than ever, melding organic with electronic sounds. Meanwhile, he's embarked on his most unexpected project yet: an album with P Diddy, who hired him for some remixes and took him on more permanently after hearing the results. Now the hip-hop icon flies Gerber out to his studio in LA to work, where he gives him “2000% artistic freedom.” The experience has been transformative.“Something opened my mind out there,” says Gerber, noting how his approach to music has changed. For one, his rock roots are seeping back in; despite being named one of RA's top 10 acts of the year, he's scrapping his laptop for something more “live,” playing bass guitar over drum machines, and remembering the importance of lyrics. It's impossible to say where all of this is headed, but with a talent as bold and unorthodox as Gerber's, it couldn't happen any other way.

Guy Gerber   Guy Gerber, Tel Aviv, Israel

  • Steady EP 2 tracks, 12.25 Guy Gerber on January 26, 2013 02:10

    1. 1. Guy Gerber feat. Clarian- The Golden Sun And The Silver Moon (GG & Clarian Edit) 6.06 93216 plays
    2. 2. Guy Gerber feat. Jaw - Steady (Midland Remix) 6.19 65229 plays
  • Time For A Change - SFR025 2 tracks, 4.40 Guy Gerber on March 19, 2012 14:52

    1. 1. A Time for a Change 2.20 40509 plays
    2. 2. The Fire Within 2.20 31687 plays
  • Disorientation - SFR008 3 tracks, 6.50 Guy Gerber on March 19, 2012 13:58

    1. 1. Disorientation 2.24 14567 plays
    2. 2. Disorientation (Johnny D Remix) 2.02 9555 plays
    3. 3. Disorientation (Reboot Remix) 2.24 10629 plays
  • Hate/Love - SFR021 3 tracks, 23.25 Guy Gerber on March 19, 2012 13:39

    1. 1. Hate Love feat Dawn 7.51 22953 plays
    2. 2. Lost In You Like A Chineese Cookie 8.28 17618 plays
    3. 3. The Stockholm Syndrome 7.06 22830 plays

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