Alex from Tokyo
Paris born, Tokyo raised NYC based international eclectic french DJ, producer, sound designer and international co-ordinator.
Having lived in Tokyo more than 20 years since he was a kid, Alex has developed into one of the strongest crossover DJ’s in Tokyo and also became a key person connecting the world, France and.
Based in New York from 2005. Alex has been playing regularly all around the world. In NYC he regularly plays these days at club Cielo, Le Bain, The Panther Room (Output) and in downtown venues like Santos Party House and nublu. Alex still travels back to Tokyo every 3 months to continue his 16th year residency at the Sunday afternoon party “Gallery” and his Timewarp party.
Alex has been active producing music under the name Tokyo Black Star with his partner Isao Kumano, releasing original material on the Berlin based label Innervisions. Tokyo Black Star released in April 2009 their first long-awaited Tokyo Black Star debut album “Black Ships”.Their latest release “Together EP” came out digitally in April 2012.
Besides the club scene, Alex has been recently doing some music co-ordination, consulting and production work in fashion for brands like Y-3 and Louis Vuitton etc.