Ho Man Tin
‘Basil Tam’ is a dj/producer who has been in the music scene for a total of 16 years. The first 9 years of his music career, he was Dj-ing in London, during this time he steadily built up his musical knowledge and technical experience, which has gained him the credibility of being one of the leading Chinese Djs within the UK scene.
It was in London 2003, he started a monthly event with Triceptz (visual djs) at the Public-Life. It was there he experimented and adapted his musical style, which now rocks and shakes the dance floors of clublands. He then has been invited to play by different promoters at various clubs around London i.e. The White House, Sahara Nights, Liquid… In 2004 he got his residency at the membership club of Hilton Hotel at London Parklane – Zeta Bar.
He’s also been guested on different occasions in the UK, Hong Kong and Mosco.
In 2007 he returned home to ‘Hong Kong’ and determined to bring his stylish, underground sound to the fun-loving people in Asia!
Basil was a resident dj at Yumla (www.yumla.com),
Midnight & Co.(https://www.facebook.com/midnight.hk?fref=ts),
and now at Oma (https://www.facebook.com/omahongkong?fref=ts).
He is doing regular club nights at these infamous music orientated clubs, or you may sometimes find him doing his solo 6 hrs techno/tech-house set, or even play alongside guest djs i.e. Namito (kling kong, greenhorn), Philipp Jung (get physical, M.A.N.D.Y.), Jeff Samuels (trapez, poker flat), Martin Eyerer (kling klong,, session deluxe), Edit Select (ostgut-ton, soma, clr), and many more..
Teaming with “Yumla Records”, he has 2 tracks released under this label run by Dan F.
*Derranged – Basil Tam, Frankie Lam – Yumla Records
*Weirdos – Basil Tam, Ocean Lam – Yumla Records
(You can find these on Beatport.com)
Basil’s music knowledge/style is quite diverse, apart from his regular club nights, he also involve in corporate functions, the followings are some of the main events that he took part in:
* Oasis HK Airline Launch Party @ Mandarin Oriental Hotel (London)
* “French May” Aperitif a la francaise @ L’Hotel Causeway Bay Harbour View
* Philia Anniversary and CD Release Party @ Philia
* Juice Magazine presents Knowledge Session ‘Minimal Techno’ @ Yumla
* Earth Hour @ Langham Place Hotel
* Philia closing party @ Philia
Basil Tam’s tracks