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Pontoon Bistro Presents *Dj Chikashi Nishiwaki*

Saturday 26, Oct, 2013

Dj Chikashi Nishiwaki is welcomed back to Cambodia for a special rare DJ Set on the 25th October.  A veteran on the Tokyo scene for over 20yrs and has played with some of the biggest names in the business such as U.F.O., Jazzanova, Gilles Peterson, Rainer Truby and The Truby Trio, Patrick Forge, DJ Krush, Kyoto Jazz Massive & Galliano. He also plays regularly in and around Tokyo with music friends Ryota Nozaki (Jazztronik), & Toshio Matsuura from U.F.O.  Primarily a dance floor Jazz DJ, when asked what he plays he responds "I play music for people to dance and be happy".  Jazz, Soul, Boogie, Brazilian, Afro, Latin, old school to new school, north to south, east to west, drum n bass, house and solid classics, however only on vinyl.  He started off playing hip-hop and jazz beats with fellow artist Dj Krush and other well known Japanese selectas and musicians and continues producing quality music and is a rare jewel in global music scene. We are honoured to welcome him back to Le Bar this Friday as our very special guest for a STRICTLY VINYL DJ set from 5:00pm - 9:00pm at Sofitel Phnom Penh Phokeethra.