Rafael Ximenez born in Madrid and Mikio from Tokyo are the DJTeam PLASTIK FUNK. Together the two DJs, who are now living in Duesseldorf, form an important part of worldwide nightlife. Gigs in San Francisco, Los Angeles, Miami, Hawaii, Zurich, Ibiza, Mallorca, Barcelona,Prague, Vienna, Tokyo that are some of the places which they have already enchanted with their sound.
Plastik Funk particulary is known for their ace remixes for artists like David Guetta, Estelle, Robyn, Shaggy or Erick Morillo to mention just a few. After their incredible #1 (remix for Paul Gardner’s“Come Get My Lovin’”) on Beatport there was a huge demand for Plastik Funkputting their hands on productions by other respected artists from all around the world. Meanwhile, the duo decided to concentrate on their own singles and launched some impressive smasher into the club world. Especially their last one:“Everybody Dance Now 2011″. The single could be found in the top positions amongst the leading charts of ﬁfteen countries. And it seems like their latest production “Upside Down” will do even better.
Tiger Records just released the new “Body Grooves” album series featuring brand new and unreleased material of Plastik Funk. It also contains the next single “What Love Can Do” featuring the legendary vocalist Fragma. The great success as producers has lead to the fact that Rafael Ximenez and DJ Mikio are the most busy house-duo in Germany. Plastik Funk’s unique notoriety has kept them in continual high demand. The guys have appeared in almost every country throughout the world. Just in this year Plastik Funk was on tour in Thailand, Russia, Luxembourg, Brasil, Slovenia, England, Ireland, China, Poland, USA, Greece, Switzerland, France, Netherlands,Turkey, Austria, Spain, Croatia, Ukraine, Panama, Columbia and Germany of course.