First broadcast date: 10 December 2018
Monthly show from Kyoto, Japan’s original capital city, presented by Shuya Okino, music tastemaker and member of Kyoto Jazz Massive. He will be joined by JIMBO (Raw Deal), Masaki Tamura and Sara Aiko.
JIMBO (Raw Deal)
As Raw Deal, the albums “This Is Raw” (Taklin ‘Loud) and “Snakes & Ladders” (Straight Ahead) were hits in a vibrant Future Jazz scene. As a DJ he was a regular guest at legendary events “That’s How It Is” with Gilles Peterson and “Inspiration Information” with Patrick Forge. In September 2011, he moved to Kobe Japan and continues to DJ in the Kansai club scene.
Masaki Tamura started DJing in 2003 and quickly became known for selecting both traditional and modern jazz music. He has also held various iconic events in Kyoto, including the crossover event Do it JAZZ!.
Shuya Okino is a Japanese DJ, songwriter, author and the producer and one half of the founding member of Kyoto Jazz Massive. He runs the popular music venue The Room in Shibuya, Tokyo.