The music world is mourning the loss of one its best today – Philippe Zdar. One half of pioneering French touch duo Cassius, Motorbass and a super producer and engineer for the likes of Phoenix, Cat Power, MC Solar, Franz Ferdinand, Chromeo and more, Zdar’s fingerprints on as much important music as any this century. The music world has reacted with shock and sadness of Zdar’s death. Among those who have offered their condolences and thoughts are those who have worked with him and were inspired by his unmatched discography like Chromeo, A-Trak, Mark Ronson, Skream and many others.
According to his agent, Zdar fell accidentally out of a window from a tall Paris building.