Yakashi (Taiwan Techno Podcast)
Yen (Soma Taipei)
曾參與沙羅曼蛇首張專輯、獨立電音合輯（派樂黛唱片、Slot Machine Records等合輯），Techno廠牌Guangzhou Underground 廣州地下個人EP等。
As a electronic music lover, a dj and a music and sound producer who enjoy covering different genres of techno, house and breakbeat and love to get involve all things about sound.
Start doing DJ to satisfy own passion of love of music 16 years ago, the vinyls and turntables only century.
In 2008, The electronic band, Salamander, formed by Yen and Z received the judger’s award in 2008 from the most prestigious music festival in Taiwan, the 9th Hohaiyan Rock festival. This was a major breakthrough in Taiwan independent music market especially when electronic music was still in its embryonic stage. Salamander is commonly viewed as one of the pioneer dedicating to pure electronic music in Taiwan. After receiving all the echoes from the audience (and probably from his mind), Yen began his exploration in a systematic way to link his own music to the world. The sounds, notes and beats encompassed in his music represent how he interprets the dynamic connection among people, environment and phenomena occurring worldwide. During the journey of his exploration, the first stop is no doubt from his motherland, Taiwan.
After finishing Bachelor degree in National Cheng-Chi University in Taipei, Taiwan, Yen accomplished further education in the field of “Music Technology and Sound Design” and “Audio Production MA“ in London in order to getting progress of the concept of music and sound.
In 2011, Yen started to host and organize a series Techno party in Taipei, Taiwan named “Party In Brain”(2011-2014), which was one of the most well-known underground Techno party at the time.
Meanwhile, Salamander released the first album “再生 (Regeneration)” in CD and Digital format which including various kinds of genre from Techno, Breakbeat, Progressive, Trip-hop and Hip-hop.
Yen also had been invited to dj in many kinds of parties using his personal artist name Y E N.
In 2014, the most famous underground Techno/House club “Korner” began operation in Taipei. Yen started dj in Korner constantly and host the party as the host of organization “SOMA TAIPEI”. (https://www.facebook.com/somaparty/) Beside monthly regular party in Korner, Soma Taipei also had invited outstanding Dj/Producer from all over the world, such as Paula Temple (UK), Soolee (Korean), Adriana Lopez (Spain), Mørbeck (German) to Taipei. As the one the most senior dj in Korner, Yen also was invited to play in many “Smoke Machine”’s parties and Organik festival in 2015.
The first EP “Last Three Days” has been released by Guangzhou Underground in 2018, which including two tracks of YEN and remix versions by Yearning Kru [Planet Mu] and Tzu Ni. In his productions Yen tries to combine sundry elements related to Breakbeat and experimental sound with excursion to Techno structure.
台北出身。台北にてTechno Party「SOMA TAIPEI」主催。電子音楽に魅力され10年、国内で数少ない実力者として知られる。
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$500 at door
1.Please note that our activities are completely banned from recording.
The crew will cover the lens before entering the venue.
2.It’s a must to wear a mask to the party, we will check your body temperature, and requires hand cleaning and disinfection for all the guest, further more please leave your full name, contact number, to convenience creating epidemic prevention book.
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