COS/MES

Tokyo's finest electronic duo emerge with their new album, continuing to merge different sounds, and music with art for their own unique brand of electronica

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Born out of the art collective Tasha Hisha (iseneehihinee) in 2004, COS/MES developed a crossover style that connected various Tokyo scenes, from skateboarders to ravers, graffiti artists to film makers. Comprised of artists Flatic and 5ive, COS/MES, the cryptic DJ/production duo have been producing a mishmash of graceful electronic music with House, Balearic, and 'Cosmic Jazz' influences. Flatic is known for running his mix CD label Soundmore, specialising in left-field sounds, whilst 5ive collaborates with painter Mustone (also of the Tasha Hisha collective) alongside his side-projects Yendakadollyasu, Zamagi and Policeman. Blending the worlds of music and art, even the sleeve artwork is a stunning visual interpretation crafted by ESP Institute’s Mario Hugo.

What's so special about you, then?

Dig, Session & Edit

What's your worst vice?

Can't give up smoking.

What's the story behind your name?

The crystallisation of sound.

What's your favourite sound?

A good song.

What's your favourite website?

Discogs

What's at the top of your shit list?

The Eco Boom

What's are you listening to now?

k404(Traks Boys) 09 - 2010 - SEPTEMBER MIX

What's the best thing about where you live?

Mixed Big city T.O.K.Y.O

How would you describe your work?

Dig, Session & Edit (part 2)?

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