dj krush

dj krush is godfather to the japanese hip hop scene. born in tokyo, krush belongs to the first generation of dj’s who use turntables as musical instrument. krush was totally fascinated by scratching techniques as a child. his father had always told him off about touching records with his hands. nowadays krush is a master scratcher and music producer, the fingerprints are long forgiven. apart from latest collaborations with japanese stars like singer aco (see tokyo episode 10) and rapper twigy, krush also works with american stars like the roots, redman and methodman. the new album, code 4109, was recorded in one session. this one hour dj set is published by sony, it contains krush’s fave play list and four original pieces produced by the master himself.

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