Chris Carrier is one of those rare artists that have an omnipresent quality and yet do not seek to make their name bigger than the music itself. You may not even know it, but there is a 99% chance, you have experienced some dance floor-based elation at the hands of the Parisian maestro. With over 100 production credits under his belt, hes been an underground icon for the past decade. Never chasing the limelight, almost darting around it in all manner of guises and musical styles, Carrier is nevertheless revered today as one of the most prolific and gifted producers on the dance scene.
With output as diverse as they come, Carrier has dabbled freely in everything from house to hip-hop, drum n bass to minimal to techno and electro, funk and disco, founding a whole fistful of highly regarded labels in the industry. Over the course of his career he has established the renowned Adult Only imprint, Chronobrain, Combustible, Taka, X86, Direct Art and has worked under a variety of aliases.
Around 2003 he started attracting label heavyweights Get Physical, Crack & Speed, Brique Rouge, Robsoul, Kill Brique, and Freak n Chic bringing to each of them, a version of his own musical vision and putting the underground star firmly in the forefront of the new French electronic movement. Becoming more sought-after than ever for his DJ skills, he managed to permeate the notorious US market with gigs in Georgia, San Francisco, Denver, Las Vegas and Miami. He still regularly plays in Europes clubbing capitals: London, Paris, Madrid, Amsterdam and Milan to name a few.