Axel Nalesso (aka EXAL) is a rising star in the Parisian techno scene. DJ/Producer resident of the Blocaus series in Paris, EXAL impresses throughout the precision and impetuosity of his sets. Born and raised in Nantes, EXAL’s sound combines energetics tones with intricate rythms, and always focuses on a true rave feeling by its functionnality and it’s rawness.
Being always interested in music, his sound was shaped by the techno myths from Detroit and the UK, which are still influencing him today, and even now he is pursuing costant evolution. Vinyl collector, his name can be found on the line- ups of some of the biggest Parisians clubs and events in techno such as CONCRETE, La Machine du moulin Rouge and many others.
Production wise, he’ll release this autumn 2015 his debut EP on new Chris Stanford’s imprint called Prodigal Son with 2 remixes from Inigo Kennedy & Hector Oaks. The future is looking bright for this versatile artist.
Exal performed in the Netherlands for the first time at Fade Blank on the 11th of June 2016.