Alexandre Mouracade’s roots in the Los Angeles music scene span the better part of two decades not only as a musician and DJ, but also as the founder of the globally hyped party Making Shapes, and more recently as a charting producer under the moniker Sonns and Split Secs with Travis Kirschbaum. Mouracade’s roots reach as far back as the Southern California punk scene that gave rise to an equally as rich underground club world in the 90s. He studied jazz improvisation and music theory in college, at which time he bought his first synths and sequencer. In the process, Alexandre got a severe addiction to buying records. Mouracade’s music and DJ sets reflect his passion for digging deep and not sticking to a specific genre – but by finding those tracks that have a timelessness to fit any moment on the dance floor.
Fresh off a “private and introverted” full-length delivery from Swiss producer Ripperton and solid second offering from REKIDS affiliate Toby Tobias, LA-based imprint ESP Institute announced an Continue Reading