ZODIAC13 2st Compilation “Cross of Lights”
Artwork Design: Yerruy83
“Circle of Lights”から約1年。 “輪”を描く様に集う光は、それぞれの目的地へと”交差”していく。 今年、ZODIAC13が世に送り出すは 2nd Compilation”Cross of Lights”が描く満天の星空への旅。
1. Liggy K’s Biography:
LIGGY K is a DJ & Producer in Second Life (Virtual world).
When she was in liked “Cosmos (TV Series)” very much. Because, Vangelis’s Synthesizer sounds feel like the Universe. She awakening to House music in high school.
She’s musical backbone there is also the influence of her father, there is the influence of jazz and classical music and newage music, and influence her own track making.
2. Takuya Yamashita’s Biography:
Takuya Yamashita (Cadenza Music / Outpost / Different10)
Born in 1969,from Japan,Kobe.He was interested in classical music in his early teens.
In his college and graduate days,he studied Mahler’s symphonies and modern and contemporary classical music.
During the same period,he started to listen and compose techno music by my friend’s influence.In those days he love English techno.
After college he moved to Sapporo.And he often started going to the club.So he started to listen and compose minimal style techno and Detroit techno.
Takuya made his debut release “Neptune” back in 2008 on the Dutch label Lifeworld. Next to that the artist made several releases on labels as Bass pressure and Espai music. Also notable to mention is that he became runner up at Ken Ishii’s 15th anniversairy collaboration contest. and his techno track Daybreak went throw the ceiling in 2012 Beatport charts and was released on Outpost Recordings.
In 2013 Mirko Loko from Cadenza also discovered Takuya’s talent and remixed his most populair track “Daybreak” for a Cadenza release. Both the original and Mirko’s remixes of this Japanese star are widely supported and played by some of the biggest names in the world like Joris Voorn, Laurent Garnier, Shlomi Aber, Josh Wink, Reboot, Dubfire and more hot shots in the electronic scene.
His tracks is supported by Funk D’void,Laurent Garnier、DJ Rolando,Carl Cox,Vince Watson,Tom Middleton、Claude Young,Fabrice Lig ,Chymera etc.
He appears to be a gifted multi talented artist and composes various styles of music by various artist names
3. Anthony Huttley’s Biography:
Anthony Huttley is an Australian DJ and producer, currently based in Japan.As a DJ, Anthony’s smooth take on melodic progressive and techno is fast becoming respected on dancefloors across Asia and Australia, while his work in the studio has found his originals and remixes homes on labels like Electronic Tree, Hi-Tech Records, and more recently, Late Night Music.
Anthony is currently holding down a residency in his new home of. Matsumoto, while expanding his career to clubs and festivals around Japan.
4. Macamaca’s biography: (How Kei)
Born and living in Obihiro, Hokkaido, Japan, in the 2000s, I fell in love with electronic music such as TM Network and YMO, and started making tracks with a friend’s Mod Plug tracker.
I entered a music school in Sapporo and got into techno.
At that time, I was influenced by Takahiro Nishikawa and Hiroki Esashika and started to DJ.
After graduating, I worked in a club in Obihiro, Japan, and started making tracks while DJing.
Then in 2014, he was introduced to the artist and released the Akino Kareha EP on Columbia’s Galapago Recordings, and in 2019 he released Matsuri on Spring Tube Label’s V.A.
Sub-label’s HIROGARU NIJI
EP has been released.
In 2020, he will start his sibling unit Chimipui. In spring, they will form the unit 摩訶摩訶 (Macamaca) by Hal Paka Mi, Tak and Kure90.
5. Roberto BEAT’s biography:
Roberto BEAT is a Mexican Dj and Producer who began in 2012 producing and also DJing, in that year he started the Radioshow In The BEAT that is in force until today.
Every year he seeks to produce different things while maintaining his own style, which adapts to the public and the evolution of electronic music genres.
He Dj and also producer the genres Trance, Progressive Trance, Techno, Uplifting and more. His goal is to make electronic music in general known both intelligently and creatively.
6. Sick of TV’s biography:
Japan,Kansai based DJ, Techno/Acid Producer. He began recording at the turn of the 2010’s.
7. Munenori’s biography:
Munenori is Producer of Electronic Music (Deep House,Progressive House,Lo-Fi Hip Hop,etc) from Japan.
8. Luziq’s biography:
Luziq is Born in 1979. He is DJ and Composer.
In 1998, he started composing under various names. (Urban Techno Cafe, Technodolphin, FLOWNIC, Lightflap, Allto Musica, IZUMI AUDIO etc…)
He founded a label and internet radio program “ZODIAC 13” in 2019.
9. 06R’s biography:
A Tokyo-based music producer/DJ, who has stayed home for long enough to be almost invisible, but barely exists and releases tracks of “progressive” styles (or doesn’t).
Nobody knows why but one of his remixes can be heard in legendary Hybrid’s latest album “Black Halo”.
The producer often wonders what “Progressive” really is, which question can keep him awake all night long.