ADIPTA, ‘Autonomous Drone Insect Purge Them All’, an idea inspired by Netflix series Black Mirror. The idea of itself is just a heavy journey of seeking a peaceful world. As a DJ & promoter & Graphic designer, all the amazing THUR's flyers are done by himself, he believes everyone has the ability to make music. They just need support and guidance to discover what works best for them. held parties with different collectives to promote Hong Kong underground music.
Composer, DJ, sound artist, producer’ no matter how you call him, Alexmalism (aka Alex Yiu) is perhaps never afraid of expending his own artistic expression through breaking boundaries in between forms and disciplines. Based in Hong Kong, Alex draws inspiration from minimalism, industrial, trance, vogueing and even classical music to create his own eclectic sound world. In his live set, Alexmalism cooperates violin playing on top of his music, reflecting his musical background in both classical and improvisational tradition...
Anthony has been apart of Hong Kong’s underground scene over a decade. His first resident at homebase, And the 10 to10 (10pm to10am) Vinyl only parties quickly made a name for himself in Hong Kong and throughout Asia.
Arthur Bray is one of the Hong Kong/Shanghai/London-based collective Yeti Out, the 30-year-old has worn plenty of hats – model, DJ, editor… the list goes on. This flexibility is something he’s emphasised for Yeti Out, which started as a party-promoting music collective that has now branched out into everything from art shows, a record label and a creative agency. And of course, more parties.
Well-known DJs on the Hong Kong and Shanghai party circuit, Arthur and his twin brother Tom are pushing the envelope for underground music in Asia. They’re helping genres such as grime, garage, Afrobeat, bass music, house and techno gain momentum in a city that’s probably better known for its EDM or pop-filled nightclubs than anything else. Right now, they’re setting their sights on local events such as Sonar and Art Basel in March, while concurrently working on an audiovisual set for their record label, Silk Road Sounds. Get to know Yeti Out here – and make sure to catch one of their crazy parties soon.
Born and raised in Hong Kong,Arun has been in love with house music since his early teenage years, probably brought about from listening to his dad's collection of disco and all sorts of retro bits from his impeccable record collection. After picking up a pair of low-torque turntables at the age of 16, it wasn't long before his mixing skills got him a first residency at a small bar in the city. He now stays between Hong Kong and London, making and playing the music he loves.
Ashwin Khosa is a recording artist and DJ, born and raised in Hong Kong. He began in 2008 at the age of 16, but later moved to New York as his original productions were picked up by industry leaders such as Marco Carola, Joseph Capriati and Paco Osuna. Ashwin’s tunes became common at prime events like Marco Carola’s Music On. Striking an impressive balance between underground cool and upscale class, he combines industrial warehouse sounds with intricate microhouse and jazz grooves, always in equilibrium of electronic and organic. He now performs around the world with residencies from the United States to Asia. Publications worldwide regard him as “artist to watch” and one of “Hong Kong’s most successful music exports.”
Barnaby started out playing and recording in London in the early 90’s. Also performing with Essa and featuring on several releases on the label Paper Recordings. More recently, he's recorded regularly for Stevie Kotey's Bear Funk label in London, and with Max Essa (Is It Balearic?, Jansen Jardin) in Tokyo. He's also had his own music released on vinyl (Staying Out - Sling & Samo Mix) on Swedish label Born Free Records, and 'This Time Around' on Palms & Charms. So far in 2015 he's collaborated with Drop Out Orchestra on the track 'Gecko' (which received support from artists such as Tensnake and Animal Trainer), and had 'This Time Around' licensed by Cafe del Mar for their Balearic Grooves compilation series. He has a vinyl releases forthcoming, including an EP with remixes from Pete Herbert, in time for the Summer. Since moving to Hong Kong he's DJed at venues such as Ozone (Ritz Carlton), Sevva, Gaia Ristorante and the Mira hotel.