DJ Zen aka Gabriel D. from Quebec, Canada.
Originally from France, he is one of the original pioneers of the Canadian Trance scene.
After several attempts in the period of 1988-1993, he moved for good to north America in 1996 with a full CD bag of Goa Trance classics.
Shortly after meeting organizers in Quebec, he spinned in after hours, clubs and raves all around the place…
DJ Zen created Altar Records in 2010. He’s the manager and owner of the label since then.
He does DJ and live sets on demand and does mainly all artwork and audio mastering for Altar Records.
His music production as Astral Waves has gathered him some praise in the psychill scene as well as the numerous compilations he has done for Altar and diverse labels.
He has already released 5 official albums with this nickname:
ALTAR RECORDS: http://www.altar-records.com/
Clozee - Harmony (Suduaya remix) (self released)
Red Sun Rising & Olica - Awake the Rituals EP (unr.)
Lauge - 'Dawn' (Iboga Records)
Astral Waves - 'La Danse De la Lune' (Altar Records) (unr.)
Pete Ardron & Psibindi - Lilaya EP (Altar Records) (unr.)
VA - 'Pure Love, Pure Chillout Vol.1'
Azam Ali - 'Var Git Ölüm' (AIWAA & Lerr) (Lump recs.)
Lab's Cloud - 'Sensorial Spaces' (Synchronos Recording)
Koan - 'The Lake of Dark Deer' (Briar Rose Mix) (BT recs.)
Enigmatic - 'Soñar' (original mix) (Ohxala recs)