Satoshi Tomiie



  • Satoshi Tomiie has been a pioneering and driving force within the global electronic music community since the early days of house music.
    Now, decades after his ‘Tears’ alongside Frankie Knuckles, the Japanese born, New York and Paris based DJ, producer, remixer and label boss is still regular feature in the sets of many of today’s underground elite. A student of jazz and classical piano, Satoshi is musically adept and accomplished producer who constantly evolved how he works. Experimenting with a new hybrid Modular DJ setup which sees him effortlessly fuse live analogue modular synthesis and with traditional DJ sets. Regularly playing clubs such as DC10, Rex and from South America to Tokyo while releasing music on labels such as Kaoz Theory, No19, Holic, Yoyaku and his own Abstract Architecture. Satoshi is as relevant as ever and continues to make waves throughout the electronic music community as only he knows how.

    Selected discography

    Frankie Knuckles Presents Satoshi Tomiie 'Tears' [FFRR] (1989) Satoshi Tomiie Feat. Arnold Jarvis ‘And I Loved You’ [FFRR] (1990) Loop 7 ‘The Theme’ [Strictly Rhythm] (1994) Satoshi Tomiie 'Full Lick' (LP) [SMEJ / INCredible] (1999) Global Underground: Nubreed 006 (mix compilation) [Global Underground] (2002) Mes 'Back To Basics' [SAW.RECORDINGS] (2010) Satoshi Tomiie ‘Backside Wave EP’ [SAW.RECORDINGS] (2012) Satoshi Tomiie ‘New Day’ [Abstract Architecture] (2015) Satoshi Tomiie ‘Yoyakuza002’ [Yoyakuza] (2017) Satoshi Tomiie & Tuccillo ‘To Ray EP’ [Holic Trax] (2017) Satoshi Tomiie ‘Resonant’ [No. 19 Music] (2018) A_A ‘A_A’ [A_A] (2018) Satoshi Tomiie ‘Immersed’ [Kaoz Theory] (2020)