- 7 months ago
Open Port Club aims to promote creative exchange between Berlin and Sapporo (Japan) through music. This is the eighth installment of a semi-regular show on Berlin Community Radio featuring a DJ mix from JHONLEON is a beat maker, traveler, cyclist, nature lover, born and raised in Sapporo Japan.
He encountered hip hop and sampling culture in later teenage years. He was greatly inspired from the rapid growing global beat music scene among the internet, decided to create his own stuff too. By using multiple gadget such as sampler, MPC, tape machine, he creates beats compounding the random flavor of Hip Hop, down tempo, ambient, etc. While his half-year stay in Berlin Germany, he had adventures of performing his own beats in the local Hip Hop scene among the area such as Neukolln, Kreuzberg, etc. Now he is back to Japan, started his activity based on Sapporo.