Stephane Gervais, aka PsychNerD is a Canadian producer, composer, musician and technologist best known for his multiple electronic music genres productions and for his important contribution to Jean-Michel Jarre’s albums and tours from 2013 to 2019.
Immersed in computer science, electronics and music from an early age, he was already composing electronic music on computers when he graduating college in electronic engineering and programming in 1994. Using computers, sequencers, synthesizers and samplers, he builds his first personal studio and work his first productions for local DJs and for the European Demoscene community showcasing productions combining electronic music and realtime generated computer visuals in the 90s.
His first collaborations led him to work with Canadian DJ Marco Grenier, with whom he published the single Faith in 2008. This first release was supported by major DJs such as Armin Van Buuren, Tiesto and Ferry Corsten, and their work attracted the attention of Joachim Garraud, for whom they published a remix of Everybody in 2013. The latter will then put him in contact with the electronic music pioneer Jean-Michel Jarre to assist him on the production of his last albums and for the Electronica world tour where they performed across more than 30 countries in Europe, the United Kingdom, the United States, South America and Canada. This concert also headlines the biggest electronic music events and festivals (Sonar, Coachella, Montreux Jazz Festival, Masada, Baalbeck, etc.)
While working mostly as a producer for others artists, he personally releases his Triptych EPs in 2018-2020 and revisit the demoscene with the Neuroland single for The Sound Of SceneSat Vol.5 compilation. In 2009 he launched the Electrogenesis Progressive House project under which he releases the Daybreak and Axiom singles. He then returns to his roots by releasing two Psytrance singles : Planet Nine and Disconnection.
After a short north-american tour with Niyaz at the beginning of 2020, he lands back in the studio an dedicates himself to the innovative AiMi Artist powered AI Music platform as a content creator and technical expert.
Camped behind the ramparts of his studios, built on an arsenal of synthesizers and computers, he live in a world of electronic music and generative visuals. Endorsed by major electronic music producers, synthesizers manufacturers and software makers, he demonstrates a mastery of the art and technology of electronic music production that he carefully applies to his personal productions or those of his prestigious collaborators.