EDMTunes had the privilege of sitting down with the eclectic Parisian Dirtybird DJ and Producer Shiba San earlier than his Brooklyn present this Friday on the iconic Schimanski. Read under for the complete unique!
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Shiba San Interview:
EDMTunes: What is your favourite half about taking part in in New York City?
Shiba San: I like touring and seeing new locations. Even although I’ve been to New York City many occasions, I all the time discover one thing new to see, do or strive. The folks and power listed below are a few of the finest on the earth. When I first began my profession in France as a hip-hop producer/DJ, I dreamed about taking part in in New York for therefore lengthy.
EDMTunes: What sort of set ought to we be trying ahead to this Friday at Schimanski?
Shiba San: I’ll play numerous my new stuff, simply launched or to be launched… I additionally simply completed a model new monitor at this time that I’m going to check out! Guarantee will probably be an awesome present I do know that. Expect a enjoyable evening from begin to end. Schimanski is a good venue and the followers in New York are in contrast to another. I all the time have time in there.
EDMTunes: What’s the craziest second you’ve skilled on tour this 12 months?
Shiba San: Lollapalooza was completely unbelievable!! The crowd was large and appeared like they have been having the time of their lives. My tour in Asia and Australia have been superb as properly. For the primary time, I noticed leaping kangaroos and animals I’ve by no means seen earlier than.
EDMTunes: You’ve performed on Holy Ship and Groove Cruise and now the upcoming Friendship – how do you want taking part in these?
Shiba San: I like it – I can carry associates with me and have a good time collectively. Spending time with them and my followers, taking part in exhibits on a cruise ship – it’s all the time my favourite occasions of the 12 months. Luckily I by no means get sea sick! Did I point out I’m a world class ping pong participant? I will probably be internet hosting a Basement Leak (my document label) ping pong event at PalShip if you wish to problem me.
EDMTunes: After your most up-to-date launch of Downtown EP – what’s subsequent for you?
Shiba San: I’ve one other EP popping out subsequent Friday December 14th referred to as Your Mind on Lee Foss’ label Repopulate Mars. It’s a collab with Kevin Knapp that includes a remix by Flashmob and one other solo monitor by me. I’m consistently within the studio after I’m not on tour so there will probably be loads of extra releases to come back subsequent 12 months. Stay tuned!
EDMTunes: Of the Dirtybird DJs that you simply haven’t collaborated with but – who’re you most excited to work with subsequent?
Shiba San: Justin Martin is my favourite. He impressed me so much again after I first began transitioning from hip-hop to accommodate music. He nonetheless conjures up me at this time in additional methods than simply music.
Needless to say, we’re tremendous pumped for his present this Friday! This is certainly an occasion you gained’t need to miss.
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