We’re very excited to be working with Toshio Matsuura, a founding member of U.F.O and WorldWide FM resident on DJ bookings and his new live project. The Toshio Matsuura Group has just released it’s debut album on Brownswood Recordings in 2018 and ready to tour live!
Link to the album: https://s.disco.ac/qmbjkhgcujgs
Founding member of United Future Organization (U.F.O.) which was formed in 1990. The collective established the beginning of Japanese club culture, and released 5 full albums in 32 countries which gained high reputation in 12 years. After leaving U.F.O. in 2002, he has continued to play as a solo dj at clubs and festivals internationally and currently produces events and supervises music for notable fashion brands.
He also has produced many remix works of artist in a wide range of genres, such as James Brown, Astor Piazzolla, Gotan Project, Melanie De Biasio, etc. In 2013, he gathered talented and forward-thinking artists based in Tokyo to produce a project called “HEX,” which presents Tokyo’s progressive form of Jazz to the world. The debut album “HEX” was released from Blue Note Records worldwide.
Recently, his new project “Toshio Matsuura Group” gathered radical musicians from UK and album has been released worldwide in spring 2018 on Brownswood Records.
His radio program “TOKYO MOON” is on air Sunday 17:00-18:00 (Japan) on InterFM897 and “WW TOKYO” 1st & 3rd Monday 10:00-12:00 (UK) on Gilles Peterson’s Worldwide FM.