Interview with Yann Tiersen

Source: 15 questions.

Strangely, I feel more sincere with electronic instruments. Electricity is an energy, it’s like fire. It’s kind of magical, dangerous. And you know, the last couple of weeks, I worked on a remix. It was the beginning of the Russian war in Ukraine. Personally, I was in an insulated and safe place and hearing the news about the war really devastated me. I was just working on a patch, on new random, generative music. When the remix took shape, all of that went into it, all my anxiety everything was in the music and that’s really obvious when you listen to it.