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– Yves¨Duke¨Ducrey is a musician, sound engineer and producer born in Switzerland in November 1979. The trombone chose him when he was a child. He...Read Biography
Yves¨Duke¨Ducrey is a musician, sound engineer and producer born in Switzerland in November 1979. The trombone chose him when he was a child. He joined ¨La Liberté¨ brass band in ¨Fully¨, the village where he grew up. As a teenager, he decided to enter teacher's school because there were free guitar lessons. He also learned piano and choir singing there.
In 1996, he founded his first band: ¨Blindside¨ in which he serves as guitarist-singer and covers songs by ¨Bob Marley¨, melodies from ¨Culture¨ and ¨Inner Circle¨.
As a young adult, he became passionate about the double bass and percussion. In 2003, he set up his first ¨home studio¨ and began producing and recording dubplates. In 2012, his brother, David, suggested that he create their own music label: ¨Duke Production¨. Since 2019, Yves is an independent musician, sound engineer and producer for his label. His first trombone single: ¨Overthere¨ and his dub mix titled ¨Overdub¨ will be released on the 27 of november 2023.