yuzo iwata

Yuzo Iwata aka Fabio Lazaro is an electronic music DJ and producer from Japan. Combining machine grooves reduced to the necessary minimum with a fine acid-inspired track selection, Fabio carefully grasps the mood of the scene while delivering a deep and mind-expanding club experience.

Fabio is originally from Saitama in Japan, born to a Cuban mother and Japanese father. He began his early career in the midst of Tokyo-based party crew KonAir as regular DJ playing several gigs on a monthly basis.He moved to Sapporo (Hokkaido, North Japan) in 2011, where he started to host a series of parties named FLOPPY in the legendary venue Precious Hall – with not only himself on the turntables but inviting guests such as Nicolas Lutz, Jan Krueger, Fred P, Moodman, DJ Masda and KABUTO – identifying Fabio as valuable and passionate organizer and DJ in Sapporo’s music scene.

Throughout the years, Fabio played regularly at major events throughout Japan, such as renowned underground parties Future Terror run by DJ Nobu, FLOWER CAMP, experimental RURAL, to just name a few. In 2016, he moved to Berlin where he regularly plays at various parties centered around Club der Visionaere. In recent years, Fabio has also become known as promising producer – some of his latest tracks are to be soon vinyl released on Japanese independent label Gabriella (distributed by EFD) and Portugal-based label Pluie/Noir.