His influences as a DJ started from a very young age following his father (singer Reuven Erez).
Today DJ Kobayashi regularly plays all over London and is a resident at Twisted Gypsy at the Magic Garden, Other residencies including – Stranger than Paradise, The Magic Theatre , Passing Clouds and Balkan Beats London a Gypsy/Balkan/Swing night that take place in different clubs around London.
In summer of 2010 he supported the legendary Balkan Beat Box in Rome and Boom Pam in London.
DJ Kobayashi is also a founding member of Gypsy Hill.
Louis Prima vs Caro Emerald – ‘That Man’ and Tom Waits vs Boards of Canada – ‘What Is He Building In There?’ (mashup) are a FREE DOWNLOAD from DJ Kobayashi, However those are NOT an official releases by Batov Records