Nicolas Jaar

City: New York
Country: Chile
Genre: Electronic
Styles: Downtempo, Electronica, Microhouse
on since July 17, 2020


Nicolás Jaar (born January 10, 1990) is a Chilean-American, with Palestinian ancestry from Bethlehem, composer and recording artist based in New York. Among his notable works are the albums Space Is Only Noise (2011), Pomegranates (2015) and Sirens (2016). Since 2011, he has embarked on multiple explorative directions, performing a five-hour improvisational concert at MoMA PS1 and releasing a large volume of experimental recordings through his label, Other People, including works by Lydia Lunch, Pierre Bastien, John Wall and Lucretia Dalt. He scored Jacques Audiard's Dheepan (winner of the Palme d'Or at Cannes 2015) and Pablo Larrain's 2020 film, Ema. Jaar is half of the band Darkside (Psychic, 2013) and has released two albums under the alias Against All Logic.