Japanese female DJ / Producer. She started DJing since 2006. Ever since, she has been using two name to appear at a wide range of parties regardless of them being underground or mainstream stages. In the DJ ranking of LOUD Magazine which is the most prestigious music magazine in Japan, She was ranked as the No.1 female DJ in Japan for three consecutive years. placed at No.11 in 2010, No.7 in 2011, No.8 in 2012, this is the highest position for a Japanese female DJ ever had.
Currently under the name of HILOCO, she is the organiser and resident DJ for the most popular Minimal-Tech-House party “KRAUSS”(*1) in Osaka. and has also appeared as the main DJ at Kansai’s No. 1 female Techno party “FAMFATAL”(*2), annually performs at Japan’s largest outdoor festival “NAGISA MUSIC FESTIVAL”(*3). And has taken her performance internationally to China, Korea, Taiwan, Macao, Hong Kong, Singapore, Malaysia, Mongolia and Australia. Based on Deep Minimal sound, she mixes Tech-House・Deep-House・Electronica・Break-Beats and various other genres. Her groovy and creative style is highly-regarded from various artists the world-over such as Richie Hawtin.
Under her other alias of neroDoll, She was selected as main DJ of the biggest and most famous event in Asia “HOUSE NATION”(*4). She took care of peak-time of those tours at Womb, ageHa(Tokyo), Onzieme(Osaka) and other international or Japan tours. Since then gone on nearly 100 gig a year, and the tour mobilization topped 500,000 people. Electro, EDM, Progressive House, Jazz, Lounge etc. thanks to her wide range flexible play style that can be moulded to suit the venue and environment based on House music, she played for corporate events and top-end brand parties such as GIORGIO ARMANI, Roberto Cavalli, FRANCK MULLER, Lenovo and more. And she produced music of show at Universal Studios Japan, Elite Model Look Word Championships, Tokyo Fashion Week, D1GP. And appearances for TV music programs. Her activity is wide range. She has worked with some overseas record labels as well, she having released her original track ‘01’ in their “Miami 2012” compilation CD of King Street Sounds(United States). As a producer, she contributed songs to big names such as Kouda Kumi, TVXQ(東方神起).
Finally, she act as a model, subject for photographer Toshiya Usuki or Formento+formento, cover of the international gadget magazine 'Stuff', the face for the knit brand “Rosy Love”, and appeared in the Vogue Magazine(Italia) as a "Geisha DJ".
Its an exponent of Tech-House party in Osaka which gathers Hottest and Latest Click House/Deep Minimal artists from Europe, and the concept of the event is being gorgeous although the sound is Underground.
It's one and only party which is organized and performed by all female DJs, VJs, and the dancers in Kansai area.
*3. NAGISA MUSIC FESTIVAL
It's one of the biggest out door music event, which comprises more than 10 stages playing music all across the board, massive stage production, numerous stalls, environmental work shop, and etc.
*4 HOUSE NATION
It has been the most influential premier party which brought huge house music phenomenon all across Japan. It brought together not only the music lovers, but models, fashion and music industries’, taste makers from different background all under one ultimate and fashionable clubbing experience.