DJ Kaz Sakuma is a New York City based open-format DJ/Producer. Originally from Japan, moved to New York in December 2010. He has been in NY for 7 years.
As a DJ
In the past years after he moved to NY, he has played at numerous venues such as Empire Rooftop, CellarBar at BryantPark Hotel, Gansevoort Rooftop Meatpacking, Gansevoort Park, Yotel, SkyRoom, Dream Hotel, Highline Ballroom, Ajna Bar, Stash, Tonic East etc...
Kaz currently spins at some venues such as the Gap (5th ave, Chelsea), the W Hotel (Times Square), Dos Caminos (Times Square), Dos Caminos (Soho), Revel (Meatpacking District) etc...
His style is quite unique and plays many genres of music such as HipHop, R&B, House, Rock, Reggae and some Latin Music in his set and it's called open-format.
As a producer
Kaz is also known as a producer. He uses Ableton Live 9 for producing. He recently produced a Japanese signed rapper R-naby. His 1st lead single "New York" coupling w/ "What's Your Name?" from his forth coming album which will be released from Universal Music Japan. Now out on iTunes JP.
Kaz also has made many remixes and you can hear one of his remixes on MEDIA page from the menu bar on top.
The W Hotel (Times Square)
Dos Caminos (Times Square, Soho) Revel