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 enjoying in New York City?
Shiba San: I like touring and seeing new locations. Even although I’ve been to New York City many instances, I at all times discover one thing new to see, do or attempt. The individuals and power listed below are a few of the greatest on the earth. When I first began my profession in France as a hip-hop producer/DJ, I dreamed about enjoying in New York for thus lengthy.
EDMTunes: What sort of set ought to we be trying ahead to this Friday at Schimanski?
Shiba San: I'll play plenty of my new stuff, simply launched or to be launched… I additionally simply completed a model new observe right this moment that I’m going to check out! Guarantee it is going to be a terrific 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 not like another. I at all times have a very good 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 seemed like they had been having the time of their lives. My tour in Asia and Australia had been superb as nicely. 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 enjoying these?
Shiba San: I adore it – I can convey associates with me and have a good time collectively. Spending time with them and my followers, enjoying exhibits on a cruise ship – it’s at all times my favourite instances 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 shall be internet hosting a Basement Leak (my report label) ping pong match at Good friendShip 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 observe by me. I'm always within the studio once I’m not on tour so there shall be loads of extra releases to come back subsequent 12 months. Stay tuned!
EDMTunes: Of the Dirtybird DJs that you just haven’t collaborated with but – who're you most excited to work with subsequent?
Shiba San: Justin Martin is my favourite. He impressed me rather a lot again once I first began transitioning from hip-hop to accommodate music. He nonetheless conjures up me right this moment in additional methods than simply music.
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