By Sate – on May 23rd, 2014
ELECTRIC CIRCUS@Precious Hall
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Kuniyuki Takahashi is a sound designer and producer who is based and works in Sapporo,
Hokkaido, Japan. In 1994, he started his solo musical career. In 1997, as FRR HIVE, he
released a mini album which was released on CD and 12INCH from the BASSMENTAL
label. And in 1998, he had been participated in the RAINBOW 2000 outdoor festival in
Japan, as a member of HOSONO HARUOMI(YMO) group.
In 2000, as Kuni, he released a track which was included on Dego of 4 Hero’s, 2000
BLACK label called “THE GOOD GOOD” compilation. In 2001, as KOSS, he has released
his full-length album out of soundofspeed and as Kuni, he released a12inch EP from Lifeline
Kuni also remixed ANANDA PROJECT’s track, “Cascades of Colour”, which was included in
the Ananda Project Remix Album titled, Re-Release out of King Street Sounds. In 2002, as
Kuniyuki, he just released a 12inch EP called “Precious Hall”, out of Natural Resource, a
division of Joe Claussell’s Spiritual Life Music label. As KOSS, he released his 1st LIVE
album CD through soundofspeed.
He is no doubt one of Japan’s best kept secrets. International DJ’s such as Joe Claussell,
Dego, DJ Cosmo, Jimpster to name but a few, have been falling over themselves when they
heard his produced tracks. Now, some of them have been releasing his works through their
own labels. He has also been working closely with the soundofspeed crew over the past few
years and releasing hisworks on their own label and performing live with them in their
famed parties which are held regularly in Tokyo and sometimes in parties such as the Big
Chill and in excursions to Austria and Europe. Check out the ever-consistent and
surprisingly prolific producer out of Sapporo, Kuniyuki Takahashi!
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