D.A.N. were formed in the summer of 2014 in Tokyo. Their unique andthoroughly modern sound, sitting somewhere between the minimal alt-pop of The xx and the live dance music dynamic of Caribou has won themfans throughout their home country, and an offer to appear at theprestigious Fuji Rock Festival in 2016 & 2018 has been swiftly followed bythe band opening for international artists including The xx and JamesBlake and Floating Points in Japan. The band’s self-organized event,”Timeless”, has seen them invite and play alongside acts such as Mndsgn(LA) and Jamie Isaac (UK) in Tokyo, whilst in late 2017 D.A.N. took off toLondon, where they spent some time recording with Floating Points at hispersonal studio, appeared on Giles Peterson’s Worldwide Radio andperformed at the legendary Hackney hipster haunt The ShacklewellArms.In May 2018, they appeared at The Great Escape in Brighton, UK,winning enthusiastic new fans from around the world. The band’s latestfull length album”Sonatine” was released in July 2018, followed by anAsian tour through China, Taiwan, Bangkok and an appearance at HongKong “Clockenflap” festival.With influences ranging from undergroundhouse and techno through to psychedelic and African music, the threepiece are equally at home in the club as they are on a festival stage, andare being widely touted as the most exciting prospect to emerge from theTokyo scene in many years.