LES GORDON QuickFire Questions

Forward-thinking French artist Les Gordon, unveils a slice of enticing electronic sound via his new track IKB, which is lifted from the new album Altura, out through Arista / Sony this April.

What was the first album you bought?

When I was 9 years old,  I bought ‘Le Roi Lion’ OST . I really loved singing all the lyrics and just re-watch the animated movie.

Who are some of your biggest musical inspirations and why?

RADIOHEAD, the first fantastic musical snap. (KID A) it was 2000’s electronic and pop mixin’ with an incredible voice Thom Yorke.

What are some non-musical inspirations that motivate your music?

Art. Film & Photography, I have studied fine arts  in Beaux-Arts at Rennes, my nameis ‘Les Gordon’ and it came from the scottish artist Douglas Gordon. I always put some arty references in my music.

Tell us about your new single for IKB?

IKB is a song inspired by Yves Klein, i was thinking about his blue color. And the mood, like the “anthropométrie” , the body language inspired the quite and calm track.

What can we expect from you in 2020?

I’ll release my second album called ALTURA so i hope that people will love the new tracks.