‘Basil Tam’ aka ‘DJ BAS’ is a dj/producer who has been in the music scene for a
total of 13 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 is now a resident dj at Yumla (www.yumla.com), he is doing regular club
nights at this infamous music orientated bar/club, 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 currently 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