Yrelav was born and raised in Lille, France. He showed an affinity for electronic music from a very young age, as an early teenager, he was already a collector of many records, artists like: 16Bit Lolitas, Alex Stealthy, Cass & Slide, Dousk, Humate, James Holden, Kasey Taylor, Leama & Moor, Lemon8, Matthew Dekay, Pako & Frederik, Kosmas epsilon, Oliver Lieb, Peter Martin, Pole Folder, Sasha, Yunus Guvenen and many others ... His passion for music was ever-growing, so in his late teens, he ...Read more
His passion for music was ever-growing, so in his late teens, he began to work on local radios and in clubs as Dj from 1997. Despite the very small local scene, Yrelav managed to get established, and that gave him the opportunity to go play beyond the borders of his country. He also organized its own underground parties in some of the best French nightclubs, surrounded by his more faithful friends.
His influences as a DJ, go through names as Anthony Pappa, Dave Seaman, Deep Dish, Hernan Cattaneo, Jimmy Van M, Max Graham, Moshic, John Digweed & Sasha.
Yrelav also has been featured with exclusive mix sets on numerous radio stations around the globe such as: Pure.fm, TM-radio, Tenzi.fm, just to name a few ...
His sets are unique experiments, flirting with Deep, Tech and Progressive House, a colorful music that grooves and tells stories, which leads to very special and lasting moments that are long remembered.
Here you can also download some of its sets: http://progressivextr.blogspot.fr