Ryoma is a track maker and DJ who is well known in the Japanese underground. He started his career as a musician in the early 90’s. He then started to participate in the club music scene playing live and DJing...
RYOMA SASAKI PROFILE :
Ryoma is a track maker and DJ who is well known in the Japanese underground. He started his career as a musician in the early 90’s. He has had a lot of experience in a variety of underground bands as a guitarist and vocalist. He then started to participate in the club music scene playing live and DJing, and was nominated as a finalist of the Roland Groove Competition in 2000. He currently plays an active part in the Kansai scene, playing live and DJing in Kyoto and Osaka, and organizing the locally famous event Undermine at Kyoto’s legendary Club Metro. His strong livesets have an excellent reputation and he has played with prolific domestic and international artists including Juan Atkins aka Model 500, Underground Resistance, Jeff Mills, Carl Craig, Terrence Parker, Laurent Garnier, Stefan Goldmann, Andy Vaz, Gunne&Zuckermann, DJ3000, Rennie Foster, Hiroshi Watanabe aka Kaito(Kompakt/Transmat), , Bee Lincoln and many more. In 2009 he started to run his own record shop “Transit Records Kyoto” and as of next year started to run his own label, Transit Records. The first release was Detroit legend Terrence Parker’s “Beautiful Life” 12” with remixes by myself (Ryoma Sasaki) and another Kyoto artist, DJ Itoi. And second release was the own title "Transit EP" including a remix of his track by Tagträumer² (Black Fox Music/Rauschzeit). After it, He released Stefan Goldmann's brilliant track "Empty Suit" as the 3rd release. The 4th release was the coupling EP with Hiroshi Watanabe(Kompakt/Transmat) and 5th release was the coupling EP with Bee Lincoln. Now the label is preparing for 6th vinyl release including Gunne, Zuckermann's remixes, it will be out in spring.
Until now, he did the Germany tour 7 times, played at not only famous clubs like Tresor. Berlin, Cookies, Renate, but also many underground clubs like Golden Gate, Silvergold.
選択されたディスコグラフィ Ryoma Sasaki
▶“Calling Of Amon” -album- (Dirty Works /2007)
▶“Dejarabi” -single- (Dirty Works/ 2008)
▶“Messenger From The East” -single- (Dirty Works /2009)
▶"The Dance Of Jazz To Come" –Single-(Dirty Works /2012)
▶"Transit EP" (Transit Records Kyoto /Vinyl/ 2013)
▶"The Bridge of Sounds EP" with Hiroshi Watanabe aka Kaito (Transit Records
▶"Transition EP" with Bee Lincoln (Transit Records Kyoto/Vinyl/ 2016)
▶"Welcome Back To House" -Single- (Transit Records Kyoto/2017)
▶”Looking on Darkness” –Single- (MYTH/ 30 May, 2017)
▶"Without End Hour EP" Negative Dekadent, Zuckermann Remix
(Transit Records Kyoto /Vinyl/ 23 June, 2017)
▶“Shaman’s Dance” in V.A. /Emotional Content (Dirty Works /2010)
▶Rennie Foster / The War Of Art (Dirty Works 2008)
▶Terrence Parker / Beautiful Life (TR-Kyoto 2011)
▶Hankovain – N.R.G. (Treasure Box/ 2017)
▶“Momentary Recognition Ep” (Vinyl/ Now preparing, 2017)
▶“Black Night Beauties Remixes (Vinyl/ Now preparing, 2017)