Engage Blue

Biography

Engage Blue, japanese extreme sound project by Yosuke Hamada.
At the age of 15, he began to make variety of music such as Rock, Trance and Ambient Techno.
In 2009 he heard the first hardcore track in life. Since then he was fascinated by hardcore and decided to pour his energy into making hardcore music.
He kept on updating himself and taught himself a lot from the frontline of hardcore music scene, which led him finally release his production from Red Fever Recordings (NL) in 2012 Nov.
Afterward he started to perform live/DJ and appeared on japanese hardcore music scene.
In 2014, he began different projects that focused on several extreme genres. At the same time he founded his private label Narcolepsy Records and producing profound sound.
In 2018 he joined to the famous Japanese hardcore label Illegal wave Records.

Yosuke Hamadaによる、インダストリアルハードコアを主軸としたプロジェクト。
オランダのハードコア鉱山Noisjを始め、多数の海外レーベルを舞台にリリースを重ねる。
同時に国内コンピレーションへの楽曲提供やライブセットでのイベント出演など、日本のシーンに対してもその音を以て確固たる存在感を確立。
2014年には個人レーベルNarcolepsy Recordsを始動し、アプローチ毎に名義を使い分けながら新たな歪みの可能性を模索。2018年、国内での活動基盤としてIllegal wave Recordsへ加入。
フロアへ投下する為の工業製品として精錬された楽曲は、本国最高峰のハードコアフェスMasters of Hardcoreにてプレイされるなど、第一線のDJ達からも熱烈なバックアップを受ける。