Tag: Tokyo

DHA FM Mix #451 by Toshiya Kawasaki

This year Toshiya Kawasaki celebrated 15 years of his Mule Musiq, the legendary Japanese label, which is one of the most quality consistent labels around.   With a back catalog consisting of Axel Boman, DJ Sprinkles, MCDE, Oskar Offerman, Konstantin Sibold, Roman Flugel, Henrik Schwarz, Superpitcher and many others, the label is one of the most respected in the scene. This Saturday, December 7th, will be the final celebration party for the 15-year anniversary at Contact Tokyo together with DJ Koze. If you are around, then be sure to not miss this. We’re happy to have Toshiya Kawasaki contributing to our series ... Read more

DHA FM Mix #426 By Sapphire Slows

Tokyo Netscape nightingale Sapphire Slows is a producer, DJ, and performer who is known for her own style inspired by left-field electronic, ghostly ambient, smoky dub, and extraordinary 80′s  pop sounds. She started producing and recording music in her bedroom in Spring 2011, mainly with vintage Casio keys and Ableton, after which this new young Tokyo gem-gleaner was discovered by LA-based underground label Not Not Fun & Tokyo-based Big Love. Her first proper full-length album ‘Allegoria’ released in 2013 was chosen as best album of the year by Crack Magazine (UK), Mike Paradinas (Planet Mu/UK), Japan Times (JP), and so on. ... Read more

DHA Mix #358 By Henry Saiz

Having consistently sat firmly in the realm of the challenging and unexpected, Henry Saiz is about to take release his most ambitious project to date. In the works since 2016, and after a hugely successful Kickstarter campaign, Henry embarked on a creative adventure with the intention of soundtracking the world with his live band, eventually turning it into a highly personal and eclectic audiovisual album. Now, 1.5 years later, Henry Saiz & Band are set to deliver the unique project. Having traveled to Lanzarote, Australia, Dubai, Kenya, Saigon, Joshua Tree, Tokyo, Europe, Argentinian Andes, and Antarctica, it is a record ... Read more

RESISTANCE Tours Asia With Three Huge September Dates

As we reported last week, Ultra Worldwide’s massive RESISTANCE concept is on its way to becoming a stand alone event series with its debut event boasting Lima, Peru as destination of choice. It’s hard to believe that it was only 18 months ago that RESISTANCE was born, also in South America – Buenos Aires, and has since made its way to Ultra festival events on five continents. Anticipating this 14 October event, RESISTANCE will also make its way through Asia with three select dates across the continent. Starting in Singapore (10/11) before moving on to Bali (15/16) and finishing up ... Read more