BEATMASTERS: ONES

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DJ Ones is one of the growing army of super credible electronic artists coming out of Indonesia currently. One of the best things about a lot of the DJ’s in Indonesia is that they are a throwback to what DJ’s should be about in that they enjoy partying on both side of the decks and therefore have a true understanding of what the music needs to do and Ones is a master at that.

Ones is well known in Jogjakarta where he was resident for many years and started the cities most iconic underground electronic night called Casual Dance as well as Happy Swinging a more sporadic outdoor gathering. Last year after repeated trips to The Island of The Gods he decided to make Bali his home, and boy are we happy about that decision.

Ones is also as formidable behind the walls of a studio as he is the decks and is this weeks Secret Bali Beatmaster…

 

NAME OF TRACK:
Huembelo

WHEN WAS IT PRODUCED?
It was produce in 2019 early for SCRUBS compilations, the compilation it self contain couple of artists including me.

WHAT WAS YOUR INSPIRATION FOR THE TRACK?
The track was edit from 1970’s Papuan band called Black brothers, they have two version of that tracks so I’m cutting couple of sample then put it all together, adding some sounds instead.

WHAT EQUIPMENT DID YOU USE?
A simple edit with computer and DAW.

WHERE CAN PEOPLE WHO ENJOY YOUR MUSIC FIND MORE?
I have mixcloud and soundcloud if you guys want to check.

 

WHEN ARE YOU PLAYING OUT NEXT?
Some Gig in Yogyakarta and Potato Head Beach Club on October 26th with Kink.