Jamaster A – Living in Vancouver, Canada and Asia, He is the first Asian DJ, artist and producer who had created a new style of dance genre “Oriental Trance”. Now in the World of Media Records
Jamaster A had produced many top hit singles, like “Bells Of Tiananmen”, “Nanjing Express”, “Merry Christmas Mr. Lawrence (Heart Of Asia)”, “One Night In Beijing” and many more. And now he move his style into big room and Dutch tech. In 2009 was the first Asian dj to played in Ministry Of Sound London (at The Gallery onenight). He has entered 2010 Ranking No.279 in the world like first Chinese Dj. From 2014 till 2016 has hosted the first EDM weekly program in MTV Asia call “DJ Master Picks and Top 100 DJ Marathon”. In 2015, has performed the largest outdoor music festival in China Shenzhen “Bougainvillea Music Festival”. Has work for Black Hole Recordings (In Trance We Trust Records) and Spinnin’ Records.
Has Media Records in some way changed or enriched your life as a producer?
“Definitely yes, when I was young and dj at early 90’s I’ve lots of 12″ from Media records and I used to play lots of music from Media in my clubs, at that time I ask myself how can I join Media records and seems like a dream to me, so after 20 years I send my music to Mr. Gianfranco to listen and after that he email to me and said he like my music, so he invited me to join Media as their artist, and this is a real true story after 20 years of how my dream come true and enriched my life”.
Do you think your music style can be identified with a specific one? If yes, which one?
“This year with Media Records to release my new single and album, I’ll move my style to big room, future house, future bass and a special new style of Christian House. Which I mix Christian music into future house, so I call this Christian House. My new album in Media Records will be coming in my new style of gene”.
How do you feel about the collaboration with Media Records?
“I think I can created a new dimension with Media Records, which I believe in Gianfranco Bortolotti: he can bring me to different level”.
How do you think the sound could evolve and be played during big live events?
“I think the most sound that people like in big live event is the most simple sound and easy to remember melody sound, as I observe in festival now, the most reacted sound from the crowd is the most simple sound and melody who created a simple loop, but each sound need to be big and fat”.
When was your first studio experience?
“In 1985, producing and remixing a Eurobeat album ‘Hollywood East Star Trax’”.
When and which was your first live performing experience?
“Was the event I did in Taiwan in 2006 with Nokia Totally Board event with 120,000 people attended and I did the opening for Atomic Kitten and Coolio”.