When French musician Anthony Gonzalez began recording as M83, his deeply dreamy signature sound was a total anomaly. The year was 2001, and the electronic music world was still deep in the throes of proggy four-four beats. Meanwhile, the cool-kid rock scene was about to get warmed up by a garage revival from the Strokes and company. So Gonzalez, with his electrified, shoegazey slabs, seemed as out-there as the Messier 83 spiral galaxy from which he... More >>>