Ljubljana Slovenia • Space Disco / Nu Disco
Ichisan is the moniker of Igor Skafar, a Slovenian DJ and Photographer whose relationship with music began by playing the guitar in various bands, which later developed into a preference for electronic music.
In 2008 he released his first solo international 12" on London's Airtight Recordings. 'Global Pillage' and 'Tips & Tricks' were very positively received and accumulated a number of favorable reviews, including a four star review from iDj magazine and praise from many illustrious names in the music industry such as Bjorn Torske, Pete Herbert, Prins Thomas and others...
Ichisan has contributed tracks to Eskimo recording compilations, has releases on Airtight recordings, Internasjonal, Catune, Solardisco, and Under The Shade/Jiscomusic; including a remix for the legendary band "Space", which was released on Nang records. Together with Ule Nakova, he has a project named Ichisan&Nakova. Their first album Yugo Tempo was released 2010 on Nang records.
Ichisan made his North American debut in September 2013 which garnered much acclaim, followed by an incredibly successful first US tour alongside acts like The Disco Biscuits, Boombox, Conspirator and Party Supplies. His debut album is about to come out on Tokyo based Catune Records early 2016.