Ko Kimura – Friday 20th January
In 2010 Ko Kimura celebrated 25 years of Djing. He taught himself how to scratch and mix 2 records in his teens and was one of first DJs in Japan to spin House music. Ko’s dj style is in line with the flow of the night and making sure the crowd has a good time. Accompanying his precise dj skills and experiences, Ko always selects the most cutting-edge sound from the diverse and ever-changing global dance scene making him one of the most favorite and sought after djs in Japan.
Ko is a favorite DJ of top djs in the world such as long time friend Satoshi Tomiie, Dubfire, Carl Cox to name a few. Almost every time John Digweed plays in Japan, Ko Kimura plays alongside him. Ko was the 1st Japanese DJs to compile and mix Bedrock compilation series released in Japan by Pioneer LDC in 2001. Digweed also featured Ko on his renowned radio show “Transitions” several times over the years.
Ko has played in many of the clubs all over Japan throughout his career but one of the most memorable nights was his residency “KOOL” @ YELLOW where he played every month for 12 years up until 2008. Internationally Ko has played all over the world. In Asian cities such as Taipei, Hong Kong, Singapore, Kuala Lumpur, Jakarta, Macau, Guangzhou, Shenzhen, Beijing, Shanghai, and Seoul. Ko has also played in Guam, Honolulu, Houston, Miami, Sydney, Melbourne, Hannover, Amsterdam, Bogota, and cities in Belarus and the Ukraine. One of the highlights of his overseas gigs was playing at the Ministry of Sound in London and now he adds Bangkok Thailand’s Q Bar to that prestigious list!
For More Info
KO KIMURA official site
KO KIMURA’s label and management
KO KIMURA’s production unit
700 Baht including 2 Free Drinks (a 440 Baht Value)