26th Aug

4x4x4x4 presents Drunken Kong

4x4x4x4 has been spreading 4/4 dance music at Arkham for over two years. We have invited international guests such as Deep Bass, Barnt, Shin Nishimura & Freddie Glitch. In Shanghai we have amassed a local army of talented artists to play at 4x4x4x4. For this installment we bring one of the best Japanese DJ acts, the duo Drunken Kong.

 

DRUNKEN KONG is the project of D. Singh and DJ Kyoko, starting in 2010 when they decided to create a tune together on the spur of the moment. They have been releasing music on major international labels such as Christian Smith`s Tronic, Loose Records, Natura Viva, !Organism, Funk`n Deep Records, Unity Records and Beat Therapy Records. The duo have also been active with domestic labels as well, releasing an EP from Shin Nishimura`s Plus Records and various tracks and remixes from Session Trax of WOMB. Their “To The Piece” EP from Tronic hit No. 2 on Beatport Top Techno EP Sales Chart in September 2015, and has gained a lot of attention/support from international top artists and DJs such as Adam Beyer, Christian Smith, 2000 and one, Uto Karem, Filterheadz, Dosem, Wehba Wally Lopez, Hollen, just to name a few. “To The Piece” was also played on the famous Drumcode Radio Episode 264 mixed by Adam Beyer, Tronic Radio Episode 163 mixed by Christian Smith, Agile Recording Podcast Episode 107 mixed by Filterheadz and DJ Mag session by Wally Lopez in September.

Their DJ mixes have also been featured on well-known podcasts such as Tronic Radio Show and Alleanza Radio Show. DRUNKEN KONG have been constantly active in the Tokyo techno scene, playing regularly at major Tokyo clubs such as WOMB, Ageha, and Air. The two have also started their own resident party “INTENTION” at WOMB, inviting artists such as Christian Smith, Nathan Barato, Arjun Vagale and Jewel-Kid to Tokyo.

DRUNKEN KONG successfully toured around Europe in the summer of 2015, playing in different cities of Portugal, Spain and France, attracting new fans with their unique sound and groove. With their powerful DJ styles and charisma, the two are able to constantly amuse the audience and keep the dance floor pumping.

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