English 🇬🇧  – Español 🇪🇸 – Francais 🇫🇷

¨El Extravagante¨ is a synthesizer lover / cumbia-magician, bohemian street-poet/DJ. An immigrant from South America based in Montréal, at the ¨other side of the world¨. Most importantly, he’s a folkltronica & electropical rhythms diplomat in North America, making electronic music with a tropical edge 😎✌

El Extravagante (which in Spanish means more like: ¨the eccentric¨) was born after Felipe Nadeau immigrated to Canada (from Chile), creating an electronic music experiment that combines psychedelic elements, tropical rhythms, traditional folklore plus acoustic and electronic instruments.

Today he has been working in diverse projects around the world getting lots of attention and being one of the main artists in rhythms such as Tropical Bass and Electronic Folklore based in Canada. He has been invited to play in Paris, Vienna, Berlin, Lima, Santiago, Toronto and more, but most importantly, he’s the founder and co-director (alongside Don Mescal) of the beautiful project Cosmovision Records in Montreal/Canada.

🇪🇸

El Extravagante es un personaje único de esos que se encuentran en las calles de Sudamérica. Célebre poeta/sommelier callejero, chamán de zampoña y sintetizador, diplomático del folklore de oriente y altiplano, guerrillero de ritmos tropicales ante hielo y nieve Canadiense, viviendo en el ¨otro lado del mundo¨, es héroe local de Montréal en la cumbia, folklore y ritmos bailables experimentales 

Tras más de 10 años de reconocida trayectoria en la escena de Santiago/Chile como @FelipeNadeau, En 2017 nace ¨El Extravagante¨ con su primer EP ¨Patiperro¨ (En lenguaje Chileno se dice a un tipo muy callejero, que ama viajar) lanzado por @selloregional  el cual obtuvo una excelente recepción a nivel mundial, la cual incluyó presentaciones en Chile, Francia y Canadá.

Con estudios formales en Turismo, Arte y Gestión Cultural, hoy Felipe está radicado en Montréal donde es artista, gestor y activista de Cosmovisión Records en la difusión de ritmos tradicionales y electrónicos de Latinoamérica y el mundo.

 🇫🇷

¨El Extravagante¨ est un amateur de synthétiseurs et de musique folklorique, un magicien de la cumbia psychédélique et nomade du Chili qui a vécu en Australie, au Canada et en France. Un voyageur musical des styles tels que folktronica, tropical bass, downtempo et plus. Explorateur des frontières de la musique électronique traditionnelle, avec une touche tropicale 🌴😎✌

En plus d’être un artiste, Felipe Nadeau, l’homme derrière le personnage est un diplômé en médiation culturelle et artistique, co-directeur (avec Don Mescal) du beau projet connu sous le nom de @CosmovisionRecords, partageant l’amour pour les nouvelles formes de folklore et de musique électronique d’Amérique latine et du monde entier. Un label ouvert à tous ceux qui veulent participer à ce beau voyage qu’est l’art multiculturel.

 

 

El Extravagante DJ Set in Bul Bul Berlin Video 2020

Feb 2020, just before the world changed forever this was an awesome party in one of the coolest clubs in the dowtempo/fokltronica/tropicalbass genres in Europe, Bul Bul Berlin.

 

El Extravagante Live in Montreal

El Extravagante & Ultra K plus Akawui (usual guest musician) playing a Live Act (hear the analog synth) in Ausgang Plaza for Cosmovision Records L’Esperluette event in Montréal.

 

El Extravagante Live in Montreal 2

1 year anniversary of Cosmovision Records, event in Cabaret Lion D’or. We played an Hybrid DJ Set where El Extravagante mixes original music instrumentals with vocals from Ultra K live on top, plus various instruments.

 

El Extravagante Live in Montreal 3

Playing our live act with Ultra K (hear the super fat analog bass) at Jardin Gamelin, it was very special for us to be there as people could hear this fusion of electronic sounds and groovy rhythms for free in the middle of the city!, we got an awesome feedback from people.

 

Artelixir Festival – Quebec Canada

This is Artelixir festival, a small festival done in Sept 2020 following the rules regarding the pandemic so 150 people max, but we still managed to keep doing our thing and here we made a little hybrid DJ Set as well with instruments and guest musicians. This video got super popular on our social media.

 

A Few photos

Spotify Music Links