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DJ Krush

DJ Krush
Born: Jan 1, 1962 in Tokyo, Japan
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Genre: Other, R&B, Rap
Biography: Japanese turntablist and producer DJ Krush is one of the few island-nation throw-ups to be embraced by the global hip-hop world. Releasing material through Sony in Japan, Mo'Wax and Virgin in the U.K., and Axiom, Shadow, and A&M in America, Krush's heady brand of experimental, (largely) instrumental ...Read full biography
Kakusei
Released: 1999
Label: Columbia
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Continuing his series of solo albums as collaborative efforts, DJ Krush touched down after a slight absence with Kakusei, another invigorating, moody, and powerful release. Steering away from the overall ...Read full review
Ki-Oku
Released: 1998
Label: Instinct Records Group
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Anyone who remembers trumpeter Toshinori Kondo's work with such thorny avant-gardists as John Zorn, Derek Bailey, Fred Frith, and Peter Brotzmann's Die Like a Dog Quartet may be a bit taken aback by the ...Read full review