Geyster is a duo formed by Gaël Benyamin and Pernilla Grönlund in 1999. Their first cooperation occured in 1998. At that time they both attended the M.I. (Musicians Institute) music school in Los Angeles. Together they founded their own band “The Kites”, where they explored different musical genres through Gaël’s compositions from pop-rock to funk and jazz and performed live in music clubs across Los Angeles.
In 2002, the project seduced Joachim Garraud, successful producer/remixer (David Guetta, Jean-Michel Jarre…) who became with Gaël co-producer of the first album of Geyster. Signed with Virgin France, the band performed regularly promoting their first hit single “Bye Bye Superman” which was airplayed all over Europe the whole summer of 2003. Followed up 2 more singles (“It’s About You” & “John Clay”) and finally their first album “I Love 1984” (Radio Geyster) released in spring 2004.
In 2005 Gael founded his own label : Somekind Records through which he will release “Under The Fuse Of Love” successful 12″ EP and the first single of the new album called “Everytime I See Your Face” released in 2007. “No Kiddin’” the 3rd album is released in March 2009. 2011 signs the return of Radio Geyster with the album “Radio Geyster 1977″ released on May 17 and which is a real tribute to Westcoast music of the 70′s….
For more information about Geyster, please visit the official website: www.geyster.com