Teishi-1 is a Dublin based producer/dj first started producing under the name Pad-1. Inspired by acts on Warp records such as Autechre, Aphex Twin he began writing minimal left field electronic music a collection of these tracks is available on the Irish based !Kaboogie label as the 22 e.p for free download. Midnight from the 22 e.p featured on the 2008 D.E.A.F (Dublin Electronic Arts Festival) promo cd. After getting deep into the sounds of Grime, Dupstep and 2 Step he changed his name to Teishi-1 and started producing tracks influenced by these exciting new sounds from the UK as well as his love of Old School Rave, Breakbeat and many other forms of electronic music. His debut e.p Jekyll was released on Intellegenix in November 2009. His third e.p Aka Beat was released on Intellegenix in April 2010.
Teishi-1 dropped 2 new e.p's in 2011 another on Toronto's Intellegenix and the other on Dublin's First/Second label. His most recent e.p Koi was his second release on Dublin's First/Second label. The Koi e.p is a collection of 80 - 90 Bpm hip hop inspired electronic music.
Apart from producing ,Teishi-1 has been found lurking around such beat ports as (the sadly missed) Mcgruders, U Bar, Bernard Shaw and RiRa and slingin his trade for promoters and events like A$$QUAKE, !Kaboogie,The Nice Up, Cityfest, and D.E.A.F (Dublin Electronic Arts Festival) In 2010 he ran a monthly club night in Dublin's Twisted Pepper called Bump Dub! Showcasing a variety of electronic sounds.