Parisian born in 1976, Japanster was raised in the mythic discotheque Le Palace of Montmartre. For over 15 years, he has been listening to and playing rock'n'roll and electronic music, cultivating his distinctive style. From the earliest garage rock & indie pop bands to the latest productions, his extensive playlist is continuously evolving. Played at the Whitney Art Party 2012, Summer 2012 "The Cools" Jamboree Party @ The Old School in Nolita, PopRally Party @ The MoMA, Fashion Night Out @ Louis Vuitton Store, After Party for 3.1 Phillip Lim, Chinatown Pop Ups a.k.a. Red Egg & Madame Wong's, Purple Magazine Party @ Boom Boom Room, Resident DJ at Le Bain, Beatrice Inn, Don Hill's, Bowery Hotel, Ruff Club, Hammerstein Ballroom, Santos Party House, Chloe 81, Mr Black, Kenmare, Tribeca/Soho Grand & Happy Ending in New York City // Le Baron, Le Tigre, Le Point Ephemere, Paris Paris & Black Calvados in Paris // EVOL in Capetown/South Africa // Modular Party in London // Yellow in Tokyo // Shampoo in Buenos Aires // Pacha in Tel Aviv... Influenced by Jackson C. Frank, Black Sabbath, Guided By Voices, Young Marble Giants, The Field Mice, The Sparks, Beat Happening, Love, Electrelane, The Sonics, D.A.F., Felt, Butthole Surfers, Invasion, Belle and Sebastian, Y.M.O., The Monochrome Set, Pixies, The Fying Lizards, Les Rita Mitsouko, My Bloody Valentine, Roy Orbison, Solid Space, Wire, Vladimir Cosma, The Feelies, The Crystal Stilts, The Clean, Saint Preux, The Wake, The The, The Magnetic Fields, The Fall, The Alan Parsons Project, The Cocteau Twins...