House/Electro duo from Toronto, Canada.Pronounced "Master-craft".
MSTRKRFT (pronounced Master-craft) is the pet project from Toronto, Ontario, Canada of musician Jesse F. Keeler (Death From Above 1979) and studio wizard Al-P (Girlsareshort). "It all comes down to feel," states AL-P. "We're interested in making people feel like they want to dance, at least a little bit, so it's all about whatever it takes to get people there." Formed in 2005, the pair has been collaborating, on and off, since 1998.
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MSTRKRFT is an electronic music group from Toronto (The Beaches), Ontario, Canada who are signed to Dim Mak Records. The group was started in 2005 by Jesse F. Keeler formerly of Death from Above 1979 and Al-P (Alex Puodziukas) formerly of the Mississauga electropop group Girlsareshort. Al-P was also the producer for Death from Above 1979s album You're a Woman, I'm a Machine as well as several of (Jesse's former band) Black Cat #13's records. The duo have been close friends, as well as work partners, for a long time. MSTRKRFT also produced Die Mannequin's first EP, How to Kill, and Magneta Lane's second LP, Dancing With Daggers.
MSTRKRFT have been commissioned to remix songs by such artists as Death From Above 1979, Kylie Minogue, Justice, Bloc Party, Ayumi Hamasaki, Metric, Wolfmother, Annie and The Kills.