2016 Seoul Tango Festival - DJs

Benjamin (Seoul)

  • Regular DJ of Tango O Nada in Seoul
  • Invited DJ for main milongas in Seoul (El Bulin, Ataniche, El Tango etc.)
  • Invited DJ for tango events and festivals
    • Sydney Tango Festival
    • Taipei Tango Marathon
    • La Esencia Hong Kong Tango Marathon
    • Suncheon Big Milonga 'Estrellas'
    • Tango Ensueño - Carlitos Espinoza & Noelia Hurtado Grand Milonga
    • El Bulin Milongaueando - Andres Laza Moreno & Luciana Arregui Milonga

Federico Kim (Busan)

  • Federico DJs regularly at milongas in Seoul, Busan, and Pohang. He has been invited to DJ at many events and milongas in Korea. He runs El Bulin Busan Tnago Studio and is a founding member of “Sur,” a DJ study group in Busan.
  • 2009 – Daejeon Tnago Festival DJ
  • 2011, 2012 – Taipei Tango Festival DJ
  • 2010 ~ 2015 – Seoul Tango Festival DJ
  • 2014 – Sydney Tango Salon Festival DJ and DJ Workshop

Frank Jin (Beijing)

Frank Jin has been in touch with tango music since 2007. He started DJing since 2009 in Beijing. In 2014 he moved to Buenos Aires and shared his music in famous porteñas milongas and practicas including Villa Malcom, De Querusa, Sunderland, Club Fulgor, Club Oliverio. Besides Beijing and Buenos Aires, he has also presented his music for numerous tango events in Shanghai, Hong Kong, Nanjing, Taipei, Seoul, Singapore, HCMC, Istanbul, Berlin, Paris, Osaka and so on. His ultimate goal is to keep the tango spirit alive with the best sound quality and authentic music selection.

Felipe Martinez (San Francisco)

Felipe Martinez is a full time professional tango teacher based in San Francisco. Besides teaching and touring around, he is an accomplished DJ with years of experience working at milongas and festivals.

He has played music at most important festivals in the US (Portland, San Francisco, Baltimore, Denver, Washington DC, Atlanta, Houston, Fort Bragg, Austin, Houston) and in many other communities (Providence, New York, Los Angeles, Montreal). He DJs regularly in the Bay Area at The Beat (practica) and El Valenciano (traditional milonga) and has also played music in Europe (Spain, Germany, Istanbul) and Buenos Aires, in several occasions.

He also DJed in Asia at the Seoul Tango Festival (2012, 2013, 2014, 2015), the 2014 Bali Tango Festival and the 2015 Taipei Tango Festival, as well as in Tainan and Tokyo (2014, 2015). Felipe's musical selection is based on the classics that ensure a great atmosphere for dancing.

Lung-Kuei Lin (Taipei)

One of the most highly respected DJs in Taiwan and North America! From his home base in Taipei to festivals and marathons around the countries such as Portland, San Francisco, San Diego, Los Angeles, Baltimore, Philadelphia, Washington DC, Ann Arbor, Denver, Houston, Chicago, Montreal, Taipei, Shanghai, Seoul and Singapore. He DJs regularly in Tangoasi, Tanguisimo and Corazon in Taipei now.

Lung-Kuei’s smooth, thoughtful approach to tango music has delighted many a tanguera/o, and has earned him a place on the DJ roster of some of the countries’ most notable milongas in both Taiwan and North America.

For more on Lung-Kuei and his DJ Calendar, please visit his website: www.lungkuei.com.

Yojine Kim (Seoul)

Started tango in 2006. Tango music has been the biggest motivation for her dancing and DJing.

She feels happy to being DJ when she looks at the dancing floor with great energy and passion. Her selection is based on the well known best tangos that ensure to make a great atmosphere for dancing.

She participated as an invited DJ at international tango festivals or milongas in Seoul, Singapore, Hong Kong, Shanghai and European Encuentro in Porto. She currently works as a freelance DJ at Tango O Nada, Ataniche and El Bulin in Seoul.

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