Damian Yoko is one of SA’s most promising young house producer/DJ’s. Making waves with his “off the chart” Triplefire release, the kid is fast gaining local and international attention with his edgy production style. His natural and keen understanding of music along with a BA in sound production creates an interesting balance between self-expression and artistic rule.
Yoko’s debut record last year titled ‘Simunye‘ released on Triplefire Music received praise from all corners including Lane 8, Paul Hazendonk, Ryan Sullivan, Kyle Watson, Darin Epsilon and more. The track ‘Simunye’ featured the vocals of Stellenbosch singer Amy May Roux. The EP went on to be remixed by the likes of Triplefire label owner, Ryan Sullivan, Matthew Loots and SecondNature.
Between the originals and remixes, Damian Yoko has reached 37 on Beatport’s Indie Dance/Nu Disco chart, 72 on Beatport’s Progressive House chart, 59 on the Release Promo Hype chart and 22 on the same platforms’ Deep House chart.
His latest work, – a remix of Matthew Loots track Flashpoint released in April 2018- has made even more noise amongst notable international DJs and producers praising the track. The incredible support has come from the likes of Maceo Plex, Solomun, Adam Beyer, John Digweed and a whole lot more.
Listen to the 8 min mix below in full and purchase your copy of ‘Matthew Loots Flashpoint Remixes ft Emmzet & Chulez and Damian Yoko’ right here. For more on Damian Yoko, follow his fan page, check out his Soundcloud and get in touch with Triplefire Music for bookings.