DAVY

Davy is a french artist born in Besançon, Franche-Comté. At the age of 6 Davy got into a school music cursus where he started to learn classical guitar. After being graduated early in 90s he started his own bands Da Fonk System, Ça. Quickly from his local notoriety, he got sollicitation to play and arrange for recordings and lives for Squeegee, Djam & Fam and, Jimmy Cliff (Ricard Live Music Tour 1998). At the end of 90s he signed with Florent Prabel (Squeegee) a major contract with Polygram and Mercury. Right away together they found their own label-Tubbe Entertainment.By the mid-90s he started to Deejay from his hometown area and later in Paris (Palais de Tokyo, La Mezzanine de L'Alcazar etc.) and now in Tokyo.From 2001 he slided "behing the stage" to become the key person - artistic director, A&R for Pschent Music and its-2-million-seller compilation series called "Hotel Costes". Meanwhile he composed 5 albums (TV-BGM) for AXS music under the name of Baeckler. He has produced several remixes for Stephane Pompougnac, Malou, Hifiklub, Fortuna, Le Pivot, Stereo Lynch etc.He works hard now to get the opportunity to compose music for films.With Jean Moncaut (Tv producer) in 2005 Davy founded a new label Only Music in parallel of Pschent Music which the activity is the sound design, the production of original music for screens (tv, films, commercials, internet, etc.) He composed several opening themes for french tv program as Intérieurs, Change ta Chambre, and now Echo-Logis. That time they produced more than 10 premium compilations for the famous brand Hugo Boss France. He has been also consultant for a dutch label (Private Sound) which has produced an gorgeous audio book about Van Gogh.In 2006 one of his tracks called I Could be More Happy was used for a japanese TV ad. This track successfully got a buzz in Japan and logically invited him to release his japanese debut album Smiling Machine (Astromusic (Asei Kobayashi & King Records). Naturally offers from Japanese advertising companies on behalf of brands as Family mart and Nissin Chiken Ramen increased.He naturally moved to Tokyo early in 2008. Today the music catalogue of Only Music is about 400 tracks.He makes now music for Japanese customers while working for French companies as well. As a DJ he's resident at Maduro, Grand Hyatt Tokyo, at Rhythm Café in Shibuya and plays regularly at Velours Aoyama, Le Baron de Paris (Tokyo) and Loop (Daikanyama).Also illustrator, graphic designer (he designed the artwork of his first album, and of few vinyl releases) in 2009 summer he had his first exhibition called Nomiso held by A-bridge. Right now finalizing his 2nd album he works on different projects as a new band called THE2, a classical album of anthems remixed, a music project around Matsumoto Hitoshi etc.

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