Biography of DJ HiDEO
|Real name / ||Hideo Kimura|
Born in downtown area of Yokohama-city, Japan in 1976. In 1998, started his career as a House DJ. In 1999, he designed and opened his own DJ bar named "Sound Community DUB". The main reason he opened DUB is to embody his obsession with clear, warm and sophisticated acoustics. And it became his first step to make HiDEO's name widely known as a talented sound engineer among Japanese night club scene. In 2005, he initiated his own sound system named "KAMOME SOUND SYSTEM" strictly specialized for club music. It made him available to blow and groove his ideal sound anywhere crowds want. With highly systemized five-way output, "KAMOME SOUND SYSTEM" blows powerful and clear sound up and its sound is highly recommended by not only many crowds but also party organizers/promoters all over Japan.
And this sound system accelerated his DJ career. He has diversified DJ style such as Obscure Techno, Dubstep, Breakbeats, Nu Disco, Strange World Music etc. This progress is brought by interactive communication with DJs and musicians who have various back ground through many parties performed as guest and his own organized. Crowds say. “His DJ play has the one and only fat groove and the most addictive melody and brings us always vivid impressions. He is definitely in Next-level.” Thanks to great reputation and enthusiastic reactions from dancefloor, he has been known as the real top DJ in Japanese underground scene drastically. In 2007, he had first London DJ tour with great success and he founded a music company “KAMOME Sound Works Co., Ltd.” and took the post of President& CEO. In next year, 2008, he spread his name in Australia through DJ tour, too.
Now, he is invited and plays in some famous clubs around Tokyo and Yokohama every week, and organizes 6 parties in Japan. One of his own organized is the original Japanese Matsuri style rave “Detox Meeting” in mountain side and Tokyo bayside. And another one is authentic House party “LUV. Co” held in city public spaces.
He started to compose original tracks these days. In 2012, Yokohama-city art office authorized him as the most notable local artist and he sets second office. He launched record label for distribution of his original tracks & recommending trackmaker's tunes.
Web for reference
Youtube Detox Meeting
http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2-EXEzYwer4 back track by HiDEO
KAMOME SOUND SYSTEM (Japanese Only) http://www.kamomesoundworks.com/