First broadcast date: 2 November 2017
Gilles Peterson presents a weekly show from the iconic Brownswood Basement. This week Gilles takes to us to Tokyo for an open broadcast with local and international talent at WIRED HOTEL ASAKUSA, a cultural hub within the heart of Tokyo’s creative district.
Viva Sherry are a prog pop band hailing from Kyoto, Japan.
Kenji Hasegawa is a selector who has been DJing for more than 20 years in Tokyo, and also works at the iconic HMV Record Shop in Shibuya.
Dimitri from Paris
Dimitri from Paris is an inimitable house and disco DJ, remixer and record producer.
Alex from Tokyo
Alex from Tokyo is a Paris born, Tokyo raised NYC based eclectic French DJ, producer and international co-ordinator.
Seimei (Trekkie Trax)
Seimei is an A&R and co-founder of Japanese electronic dance label Trekkie Trax which has been releasing bass music covering trap, juke, techno and house.
Carpainter is a DJ, producer, and a co-founder of Japanese label Trekkie Trax with Seimei. Hailing from Yokohama, suburban Tokyo, Carpainter produces UK Garage and techno influenced futuristic electronic sounds.