Andrea Belfi

Electronic | Germany

Biography

Italian-born Andrea Belfi is a drummer, composer, and experimental musician based in Berlin. Artfully blending the acoustic with the electronic, his performances are equal parts energetic and hypnotic, featuring long-arching soundscapes that are rich and immersive.

Over the years Belfi has built a sound-world that combines a modest drum set-up with an equally concise electronic component. Belfi has gained a reputation both as a solo musician and within numerous collaborations with artists such as Nils Frahm, Mouse on Mars, Jóhann Jóhannsson, Mike Watt, Circuit des Yeux, David Grubbs amongst others. He has performed at the likes of Maison de la Radio (Paris), Unsound Festival (Krakow), Barbican Centre (London), Issue Project Room (New York) and CTM festival (Berlin).