Asia’s pioneer Future / Bass House music producer VIVID is widely recognized Japan’s most popular foreign DJ. As a mainstay in Tokyo’s night club scene over a decade, VIVID has held residences at Tokyo’s most popular night clubs including T2 Shibuya, ATOM, ColoR, ATOM, ELE and more! His reputation of energetic and fast pace mixing styles has earned him a following of VIVID fans know as the #Vsquad, who often join his shows putting their hands in the air in the shape of a “V”.
In his small Tokyo studio, VIVID has worked effortless to create his own unique Future House Bass sound which has earned him the support from some of the world’s biggest artists including Tiesto, Martin Garrix, Don Diablo, W&W and more. His first recognizable hit “Fear” was recently selected by edm.com as one of the Top 5 Viral Tracks of 2015. Followed by his track “The Worth” which charted on charted on Beatport’s Future House Charts. In 2016 VIVID experimented with big room piano house sounds on his popular releases including the Valentines themed track “Chocolate” and his remix of Olly Murs’ “Kiss Me.” Both of which have over 500,000 Streams through Soundcloud, Youtube and Spotify.
In July 2016, VIVID released a mix album exclusively in Japan featuring Spinnin Record’s top Future House hits entitled the “Future House Hustle.” The mix album would reach the top 10 Album Charts in Japan, and featured a special exclusive track VIVID produced with popular Japanese DJ Baby-T.
With his success in music came several international performances all over Asia. Highlights include a Chinese Tour hitting UNA Club Nanjing, SPACE Chengdu and m1nt Shanghai. Followed by performances in Taipei at Elektro and several Seoul, South Korea night clubs. Later in the summer of 2016, VIVID was a headline act at Tomorrowland UNITE Japan!
Currently VIVID is releasing a steady stream of unique Bass House / Future House tunes on high profile labels that continue to cement his status as Asia’s leading Future music producer.
Excellia is DJ and Producer of EDM in Japan. Currently he is resides as a resident performerat the events production company “Turned On” based in Tokyo. Excellia is know for creating a spectacular show when he performs at Tokyo’s hottest venues, rocking crowds of dance music lovers on a weekly basis. He has shared the stage with some of the world’s finest Djs including Laidback Luke,Thomas Gold, Alex Kenji, Tujamo and Nari&Milani and continues to be in high demand for DJ bookings.
Because of his unique musical background, he actively seeks out inspiration from the International music scene and applies it to his own track productions. These productions continue to the catch the eye of his fans and fellow producers with a series of recent underground releases. His most latest track “Werewolf” released via Wolfrage Recordings, was recently charted on iTunes Dance chart and Beatport Label chart. His producing was well received by not only the local Tokyo scene. Excellia’s potential has no bounds, and his upcoming productions are sure to create stir in the coming months!
Tha Boogie Bandit
LA-native and Tokyo-resident DJ/producer Tha Boogie Bandit regularly performs on the main floors of Japan’s biggest venues including ageHa, WOMB, Sound Museum Vision, and more. As part of internationally known label Peakhour Music and Tokyo based event company Turned On, Tha Boogie Bandit produces EDM and bass music.
2016 has been Tha Boogie Bandit’s biggest year yet, with a DJ tour in Miami and continued success in Tokyo. In this year alone, he has had 5 tracks in the Beatport Electro House Top 100 and 1 track in the Dubstep Top 100, with the jungle-infused dutch house big room track “OMFG” peaking at #16. Other notable releases include his original track Krazy, his bootleg remix of Skrillex & Rick Ross’s Purple Lamborghini, as well as his releases on Chuckie’s Dirty Dutch label and Deorro’s Panda Funk label. His music is consistently supported by major artists and included in podcasts and live sets from MAKJ, Juicy M, Chainsmokers, Chuckie, Reece Low, Glowinthedark, Dada Life, Milk N Cooks, Far Too Loud, DJ Bl3nd, and more.
He has shared the stage with some of the biggest names on the planet - Jay Hardway, Tujamo, 3LAU, Wolfgang Gartner, Kill the Noise, Bobby Burns, Tim Mason, Thomas Gold, Daddy’s Groove, Lazy Rich, Lucky Date, Starkillers, Paris & Simo, Feed Me, Nari & Milani, Danny Avila, LA Riots, Jauz, and more. His time spent in Tokyo, Los Angeles, Philadelphia, and Seoul being an international flavor to his performance. Combine that with over ten years of breakdancing, guitar, and drums and you’ve got a DJ with an unsurpassable rhythmical sense, eclectic taste, and knowledge of contemporary music history.
Melbourne Australia born club DJ, TOURS has been performing in the clubs since 2001. Currently based in Tokyo Japan Tours is regularly performing at some Tokyo’s most impressive venues including Ageha, Womb, Vision, ELE, Alife and T2 just to name few, playing his unique fusion of hyped up hip-hop, energetic electronic dance and bass music.
Throughout his career in Australia Tours established himself as one of the leading club DJ’s in Melbourne, holding weekly residencies at the top clubs including Alumbra, Seven, Bond, Fusion, Fabrique, Baroq, Key Club, Co. as well as sharing the stage with international artists such as Lil Jon, Sean Kingston, Naughty By Nature and Cash Money.
Kicking his career off as a break-dancer, his interest in hip-hop was piqued, and the knowledge of what beats and grooves got him moving on the dance floor fed his DJ career from the ground up. But with his passion to find new music and keep things interesting, Tours has expanded out from urban music, picking up influences during his travels you can now hear him play more a more multi gegnre set including Bass, House, EDM and Hip-Hop, Tours is undeniably skilled at adapting to his audience and pleasing the tastes of an ever-changing music scene.
Spending hours on exclusive remixes and edits, whether its adding some hype samples, more groove, bigger beats or a surprising flip, Tours strives to deliver an exclusive sound for his energetic hands up club sets that will be sure not to disappoint.