EVENT：Way out East
DATE：Thursday, January 17, 2019
Dj's：Ray Kong , Jun Nishio aka Jun - D.F.J. , Man Alive
"Werkout" project is a group of based in Shanghai artists from all around the world who focused on Music and Video. On Thursday,January 17 they will do their showcase in DADA Shanghai. Old & new shades of House, Electronic, 80’s, Disco-Funk together with inspiring live video art for your Thursday journey way out east.
Kong came from Toronto. He has produced under the name Hand Polished with releases from Guidance (US), Nutone (CAN), Do Right! (CAN), and LTJ Bukem's Cookin' Records (UK), as well as remix projects for Compost (GER) and Hooj Choons (UK). Ray's DJ set is eclectic, expects 80's, classic house/techno, nu-jazz and funk in the mix.
Jun Nishio aka Jun - D.F.J.
Jun Nishio aka Jun - D.F.J. is from Kobe, Japan. With more than 25 years DJ career Jun started his career from playing Punk and UK dub when he was 16, first record Malcolm McLaren - Duck Rock LP, now he plays everything like New York house garage and Soul/Funk. He traveled much in the USA where he enriched his music inspiration, now Jun based in Shanghai. He’s also a chief in a modern popular Japanese fusion restaurant called Xime, his inspiration is cooking and music which can surprisingly stand close one to each other if take a look on it in a philosophy way.
Man Alive is a Russian Dj from Moscow. His music preferences mainly lay for different kinds of old-school House and Techno. He has been playing on the same stage with names like Moritz von Oswald, Jon Kennedy and Dj Calm. He does maintain parties at DADA Shanghai called "ON" and "Way out East" dedicated for a different kind of music. Man Alive is a host of Shanghai "RadioAttic" Podcast on Mixcloud.com, you can also check his record for China Social club podcast at NTS.