M83 is a French electronic music group whose primary member is Anthony Gonzalez. Originally, M83 was a duo and included Nicolas Fromageau. The group frequently uses reverb effects and plays with the lyrics sung softly against loud instruments. All three of their albums have been positively received, particularly Dead Cities, Red Seas & Lost Ghosts, their second album, which reached a wider audience. For the third album Before the Dawn Heals Us. Gonzalez decided to record himself with other artists as guest musicians.