CAM LASKY - Composer
Cam Lasky is a composer and dance music producer with his own studio in Kyoto, Japan.
He founded KWAIOTO Records, a dance music label specialising in dark electronic music in 2017, and continues to make over 200 tracks a year, concept as soundtrack for a nonexistent movie based on horror, crime and thriller novels.
He has previously worked on;
･ Japanese classical performing arts and classic horror novels, such as Kabuki and Noh, in which spectres (Yokai) and ghosts appear.
- Occulted City (2017 - 2023)
- Kyoka Hyaku (2021 - 2023)
･ Ukiyo-e (Hiroshige) set at the end of the Edo period.
- Tokyo Hyaku (2018 - 2023)
･ Manga and novels set in the militarist era of pre-WWII Japan.
- Forbidden (2019 - 2022)
- canivores (2020)
- Sleuthed City (2020 - 2021)
- PATIENT X (2021 - 2022)
･ Noir novels set in post-WWII Japan.
- TOKYO YEAR ZERO (2020), OCCUPIED CITY (2020), TOKYO REDUX (2021) inspired by David Peace
- Occupied Detective (2021 - 2022)
- Spectre (2022-2023)
In addition to these, he is now actively producing music based on horror and noir novels set in Asian countries, US and Europe.
･ Whale (2023) inspired by Cheon Myeong-kwan's Korean Gothic Novel
･ What Moves the Dead (2023) inspired by T. Kingfisher's Gothic Horror Nobel
･ Angel's Inferno (2023) inspired by William Hjortsberg's Occultic Noir Nobel
･ Ring Shout (2023) inspired by P. Djèlí Clark's US Historical Horror Novel
･ Whisper (2023) inspired by Yu-Ko Chang's Asian Horror Nobel