The Cook, The Thief

The Cook, The Thief


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South African DJ/Producer residing in Taipei, Taiwan. A veteran in the Taipei music scene, The Cook, The Thief has played most major clubs and festivals in Taiwan, at Tokyo Music Week, around South-East Asia and his homeland, sunny South Africa. Co-founder of HSTL, one of Taipei longest running House Nights, and Resident DJ at Cé La Vi and the W Hotel, The Cook, The Thief also hosts an array of outdoor events such as Boat Parties, Pool Parties, and small Street Festivals. His recent releases on Animal Language, My Techno Weighs A Ton, Box Of Cats, Who Are You Label, Kiez Beats & King Street Sounds, have gained international support from artists such as Green Velvet, Gene Farris, Mason, Treasure Fingers, Funkerman, NiQW, Rob Boskamp, Dave Mayer, Whoami, Peter Borg, D.O.N.S, & Black Mighty Wax. Believing that it's always about the music, The Cook, The Thief delivers the perfect groove for every occasion.