Nobukazu Takemura

Nobukazu Takemura | 竹村 延和 | タケムラ ノブカズ | たけむら のぶかず

Name in Japanese: 竹村 延和, タケムラ ノブカズ, たけむら のぶかず

Born: August 26, 1968 (age 50)

Spanning several genres in as many decades, Kyoto-based DJ and producer Nobukazu Takemura has carved out a niche as one of Japan's most respected soundsmiths. Starting out as a hip-hop DJ in the mid 80s, Takemura migrated to the mixing desk later in the decade, soon releasing tracks on several labels under the names Spiritual Vibes and DJ Takemura. Loosely categorized as acid jazz, Takemura's releases were unique in that much of the music was performed using live instruments. Around this time,... read more

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