This Music Made Me
Vitalic

This Music Made Me: Vitalic

by musicOMH

Pascal Arbez-Nicolas, known to clubbers across the world as Vitalic, releases his fourth album Voyager in the new year. The man whose ‘disco-poilue’ arguably signposted…



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