Nicolas Jaar was born in NY to Chilean parents but quickly relocated to Santiago de Chile in the 90s only to come back to his birth place as a teenager.
Haunted by Mulatu Astatke and Erik Satie, Nico started to make organic electronic music in 2004 at the age of 14. At 17, he made his debut with “The
Student EP” on Wolf and Lamb Music with a remix by Seth Troxler who called him " one of the most talented minds dance music is about to see develop".
At 18, he continued producing and played live at Club Der Visionaire and Arena in Berlin, at the Marcy in Brooklyn, at Communikey in Colorado and at
Mutek in Mexico City. Now 19, studying at Brown University in Rhode Island,