The unclassifiable French production dynamic duo who continually trail-blaze new sounds and perpetually destroy the lines between musical genres. Blending a myriad of electronica, metal, rock, hip hop, and eclectic influences, The Baron and eKa of Mustard Pimp have garner fans from the all corners of the music universe.
Baron can trace his roots to DJing acid and techno music, while eKa can recognize his beginnings as a guitarist in a French metal band. Both eventually joined forces to make diverse remixes, instantly receiving support from well-established musicians, which include the following: The Crookers, Steve Aoki, Eagles of Death Metal, Shinichi Osawa, Designer Drugs, Steed Lord, Partyshank, A1 Bassline, Larry Tee, Dada Life, Stereoheroes, Deftones and Bryan Cox.
Mustard Pimp’s debut single “Oh La La Satan” captured the blogosphere by storm and they have yet to look back. Iconic taste-maker Steve Aoki, immediately took a shine to the group, and Mustard Pimp signed the singles, “Cherry” and “Kiwi” to Aoki’s flagship: Dim Mak Records and subsequently released their first EP titled “Rock, Paper, Scissors” to critical acclaim. The same year, they released a 12-hour mixt-ape called Hercules Mixtape, which represented all of their influences. To top it all off, they doubled the number and did it again in January 2010 with a 24-hour mix that continues to be a global hit.
In addition, they have released more than 30 mixtapes within the last two years. To date, their original songs, remixes, and mixtapes have already been downloaded over 500,000 times. Their latest mixtape series – Catastrophe: Volumes 1-5 continue to barnstorm the top blogs across the world and have propelled Mustard Pimp to being one of the most highly sought after emerging artists of 2010. Mustard Pimp has been on a perpetual world tour playing for adoring fans new and old, cris-crossing the globe in partnership with the biggest and best parties and festivals worldwide. In the last year the duo have found themselves in the biggest clubs across Europe, North America , Asia, and Australia.
In 2011, Mustard Pimp is set to explode. Their first full length album “No Title of Purpose” is set for release on Dim Mak in May. The album, a patchwork of their diverse influences features collaborations with some of todays rising and established stars including: Skrillex, Atari Teenage Riot, Chali2na, Jimmy Urine of Mindless Self Indulgence, Dirtyphonics, Puppetmastaz, Blatta and Inesha, Ze and more. The first single “Money Shot” an intense rocker of a track features Jimmy Urine of the famed group Mindless Self Indulgence and will be released worldwide on Dim Mak March 1st.