Heavy1 (Hironao Kawabata) was born and raised in Japan.
At the age of 17 he got into producing drum'n'bass music Influenced by techno, minimal house , hip hop , Rock , Dub etc on his computer .
At the age of 20 he started makin own night 'Neon' , as promoter and DJ. Untill now he had ever brought to Icicle , Lenzman , Redeyes , SpectraSoul in Tokyo.
When Icicle came to Tokyo , Icicle gave him the advices, how to make beats. At that time his productions changed dramatically.
Currently his productions are supported on BBC Radio1 , BBC 1xtra , Rinse FM , D&B TV , Bassdrive and gettin played by names like DJ Bailey , DJ Flight , DJ Marky , Loxy , Makoto , Sonic , Crrisy Criss , A-Sides , Icicle , Reso , and more big name.
Watch out for released and forthcomin releases on labels like: DJ Presha’s Samurai Music , Makoto's new label ‘ HEigital ’ , Roland Syncopix ‘s new imprint ‘ Sync:Saphir ’ , Vampire Records , Rubik Records , Fokuz Recording to name a few.
Exspecially his tunes Millers from Samurai Music , been cresited by DJ Marky FabricLive 055 CD.
He has already been the leader of new school drum'n'bass in Japan, and gonna be ride the global wave of new producers on 2011.
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01. Sinistarr feat. Agzilla - Emo [Playmusik Dub]
02. Asc & Vaccine - Machines [Samurai Red Seal Dub]
03. Triad - Puzzle [Dub]
04. Triad - Crooked [Dub]
05. Jaybee & Sinistarr - Should I (Heavy1 VIP) [Dub]
06. Kapital - Plex (June Miller Remix) [Black Seeds Dub]
07. Heavy1 - Xiphactinus VIP [Dub]
08. Dabs & Mayhem - Blackmore [Full Force Dub]
09. Nickbee & Kano - Beautifully Broken [Dub]
10. Mayhem & Phace - Lightyears Apart [Shadow Law]
11. Dose - Helpless [Samurai Music Dub]
12. Icicle - Cold Revenge [Renegade Hardware]
13. Heavy1 - Millers [Samurai Music Dub]
14. Nymfo - Matchstick VIP [Dub]
15. Need For Mirrors - Medallion [Nu Directions Dub]
16. Tokyo Prose - Saving Grace [Samurai Red Seal Dub]
17. Switch - Stay Away [Dub]
18. Triad - Out Of Scale [X-Ttinction Agenda Dub]
19. Loxy & Ena - Photo [Dub]