Japanese club culture has its own unique temperature.
Taking influences from across the globe, these sounds swirl round to craft new colours, hues, and sounds.
Right now, Japan is falling for grime in a big way. UK bass culture is fusing with the Japanese underground, prompting a new wave of production talent.
Prettybwoy sits at the forefront. New EP 'Overflow' is forthcoming on Polaar, and it's a further step forward for the producer.
Host of the regular Golly Gosh night, his style nods towards the UK pioneers while placing a deeply individual stamp on top.
Title cut 'Overflow' airs first on Clash, and it's a system smasher that de-constructs grime to erect some delicate new structures.
Check it out now.