Bruce Mennel is a Tokyo based veteran DJ with nearly 20 years of career
with unique skills on 3 decks and a producer who, with his OPERIO imprint,
has proven himself innovative by unveiling a new identity in electronic music.
OPERIO's funk-filled rhythms, dark and tight basslines, woobles, a dash of groove
and well crafted patterns are it's signature.
Coming from the north-eastern France, Bruce was influenced by
the dominant European sounds of late-90s England and Germany and
took inspiration from labels like Axis, Drumcode, Tresor, CLR, Bush, Zenit, Primate...
but are too numerous to mention them all.
He has organized events for renowned Tokyo nightlife clubs like WOMB and AIR,
and has collaborated with world-class DJs such as Ken Ishii, Joey Beltram, The Advent, Fabrice Lig, Oscar Mulero, and Samuel.l.Session, to name a few.
In 2005, Bruce was resident DJ for Japanection, and in 2010 became resident DJ for the Konspiracy Parties, with the support of the French Music Bureau Export and he has performed in several European countries over the years: France, Germany, Denmark and Switzerland most notably.
With new releases scheduled regularly, Bruce Mennel is be a very active producer, leaving much to be discovered about his studio work and mixes.
Bruce Mennel 3 decks + efx
Live recorded video bruce mennel & Joey Beltram @ Ostra Club, Nancy (FR)
Bruce Mennel @ Dommune
Live recorded video @ Ageha, Tokyo (JP)