Manabu Kitabori(Solfa Tokyo/Solfa records/Arco12)
Manabu Kitabori is a DJ & Producer (minimal techno/techno/electric breaks)and is also a manager at Club Solfa in Nakameguro, Tokyo.
He uses Ableton Live and AKAI APC40 controller and AKAI LPD8 mixing various sorts of music which makes him very unique and full of originality.
Because he has been working behind the bar at many clubs for years he has listened to all kinds of music and DJs and this valuable experience encourages him to create an aggressive yet sensitive beat.
He loves putting Wadaiko, Japanese drums and Shamisen, a Japanese three-string guitar into his music which makes him just like a Japanese Samurai in the DJ booth.
He creates music tracks Manabu Kitabori merging Japanese traditional music and techno music.