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Stones Taro standing in a black sweater in front of a wall

Kyoto’s Stones Taro sprints from acid-scorched techno and electro into sizzling breaks and garage for the Fresh Kicks series, and chats to Ben Murphy about his love of ‘90s UK dance music, his NC4K label with Lomax, and his local scene

The snapping snares and bass barrages of Stones Taro have become a ubiquitous presence in the sets of many DJs. Since 2017, this Kyoto-based DJ/producer...