Toshiyuki Seki (Japan)
After graduating from university, Seki pursued a career in an advertising agency in Tokyo for few years.
In 2016, he made a record debut as a singer-songwriter from MIDI. And in 2018, released a laptop-produced electronic music record “Entrance” under the moniker Gongdora. The album received decent acclaim from the record buyers in Japan and been promoted in some of the biggest Tower Records stores in Tokyo.
After leaving the advertising business, Seki started being involved in MIDI’s business aspects. As A&R, he was involved in the latest album production for Japanese rock duo MOJA who’ve participated LUC fest last year.
These years MIDI has been attempting business development in our fellow Asian countries, and Taiwan is one of the most frequently visited country.
He also writing article about the music and culture in Tainan as a contributor for music information website “Mikiki” run by Tower Records Japan.
A little anecdote, Seki’s grand father was born in Taiwan. He is the so called “灣生”.