Born in Drummondville, Canada (july 2, 1976), Alexandre LeBlanc was introduced to music from his childhood. At 11 years old he began taking piano lessons. As a hobby, he liked to record different kind of sounds with his tape recorder or just listening music on vinyl. As a teenager, he was keyboardist member of several progressive rock musical groups. It was at this time that he began to develop an interest for synthesizer sounds and the music creation. With this growing passion he began to build his first home studio in the basement of his parent’s house.
Then, he made college training in piano and sound design assisted by computer at the Cegep of Drummondville. At 18 years, he already teaches piano, keyboard and music production to private while continuing his college training. It is exactly at this time that he discovered the Electronic Dance Music. This automatically changed his musical direction and encouraged him to become a professional musical producer and DJ subsequently in order to reach the interested public by the genre of music that the passionate.
In 1995, he made his debut as a DJ; mixing the vinyl disks just as its own productions “live” using electronic musical instruments. At this time, the use of such equipment was a big challenge that brought him to concentrate on the work of traditional DJ. After several years of hectic nightlife, he decided to finally focus on his main passion: the creation of musical productions.
It is in 2004 that he met with Dave Nadz (David Nadeau). In 2009, both motivated by a strong common passion for energetic and melodic Uplifting Trance music, they officially formed the Duo of DJ/producer Dave Nadz & LeBlanc. 2011 Will mark the release of their first single: Distraction ; who receives excellent visibility of the scene and was published on no less than 11 compilations
For this talented duo, this was only the beginning of the adventure (see Discography)! Since, their multiple productions were supported and played by the biggest Trance artist! Such as Armin van Buuren, Paul Van Dyk, Solarstone, Aly & Fila, Sean Tyas, Bobina, Simon Patterson, Roger Shah, Manuel Le Saux, ReOrder, Philippe El Sisi, Ex-Driver, John Askew, Mark Sherry, Arctic Moon, Ahmed Romel, Giuseppe Ottaviani, Photographer, Sneijder, Allen & Envy, Estigma, and more!
The Sound Engineer And Teacher
In addition to continue its partnership with Dave Nadz, Alexandre LeBlanc worked since 2010 as a teacher coordinator in starting a business thematic DJ and music Production in the center of vocational training Maurice-Barbeau in Quebec City. It also conducts a career of contractor, working on his account it offers a panoply of service ranging from mixing, mastering, help/advise in production for many local and international artists, as well as pa of spectacle and other related services.
LeBlanc also work as a mastering engineer and has done mastering job for the following artists: Tomac, Dave Coreea, Jonathan Carvajal, Seven Ways, John Adam, Egocentrix, Mindrise Records, On the Stick Records, The Good Samaritans, and many more artists!
The head filled with ideas, Alexandre currently works on many business projects and music as well as beautiful collaborations. Be vigilant, his passion and his talent will surprise you!