Yuri Ogusi


Yuri began her artisitc life as a dancer, studying classical movement from the age of six. This childhood experience developed into a continuing fascination with dance as she grew up. During the late nineties, she took to the stage at clubs in Japan. Afterexperiencing several dance music events in 2002, she knew that a change in direction was close at hand. she tried her hand at production before getting behind the decks. She began making music, and yearned for the interaction and energy of a live audience. She got her first techno records, and began her journey as a DJ. Yuri’s DJ sets is powerful and raw bass music with her original grooves and the style has since simmered down to the essence of deep house, Techno with a zest for experimentation. She curated, promoted, and performed at her own events in Osaka, Japan from 2004-2009, hosting such as Extrawelt, Minilogue, Cassy, and the Female Pressure artist roster, featuring Electric Indigo. The thriving dance music scene in Germany drew her to Berlin at the end of 2009. At the end of 2012 she played at Panorama bar where she feels truly at home within the city’s underground music community. She is resident dj of Fiesta Privada parties from december 2013.