Playlist: This is Captain Funk (Curated by Spotify)

“This is Captain Funk. The essential tracks, all in one playlist.” This playlist, curated by Spotify, is a collection of past releases/collaboration under the name of Captain Funk. Hopefully, you will find it serves as a good introduction to Captain Funk’s music. Note: This list includes tracks which were released from other record companies and

Captain Funk “Sail and Cruise” Out on June 11th, 2021

“Captain’s musical voyage” Captain Funk releases a new album followed by “Night Music.” “Sail and Cruise,” a compilation and mix album filled with delightful and groovy music, is very suitable for vacation. Unlike ordinary DJ mix albums, all tracks included in this release are composed and produced by Tatsuya Oe. So this album can also

New Album “Night Music” Will be Released on Dec 4, 2020

With the concept of “music for nightlife,” Captain Funk’s latest album contains stylish and vibrant tracks that are enjoyable not only as dance music but also as music for driving at night. It pushes forward the retro-futuristic-jazz approach, which was displayed in the last release, “Metropolis.” “Night Music” Tracklist 1. Parade 2. Night Shift 3.

Captain Funk “Summer Mix 2020” Movie Published

We have just published a new video clip featuring Tatsuya’s 24-minute DJ mix on Youtube. It all consists of his compositions and productions as Captain Funk and OE, including a brand new track “Aquarius” and new versions of his past releases. Hopefully, you will enjoy this mix and feel the summer even when you “stay

More digital music platforms have joined to distribute Captain Funk releases

These digital music stores and streaming services in Japan and China just have started to distribute all the releases of Model Electronic. Recochoku, mora, e-onkyo music, and OTOTOY handle hi-resolution audio files such as 24bit/48Khz WAV and Flac. Hopefully, you will enjoy listening to Tatsuya’s music through these services as well. Additional digital music stores

New Album “Metropolis” Out on Nov 8, 2019

Tatsuya Oe will release Captain Funk’s new full-album on November 8 (Fri), 2019 (Digital/CD). “Metropolis,” produced by the electronic music producer who has raised and lived in Tokyo, Osaka, and New York, takes you on his retro-futuristic journey of “City Music” in the style of electronic funk, synthwave, and electro-jazz. “Metropolis” Tracklist 1. City of

Dark Model’s New Album “Flashback” Released

“Be A Badass” Dark Model (Captain Funk’s another project) has released his new album (Digital/CD), “Flashback.” Following the Independent Music Award winner “Saga,” this third full-album is a collection of 15 dramatic orchestral electronic tracks including new mixes of its early works. Immerse yourself in this most rock-oriented album of the project. “Flashback” Tracklist 1.

New Album “Oceans” Out on June 28th, 2019

Tatsuya Oe will release Captain Funk’s new full-album on June 28th (Fri), 2019 (Digital/CD). “Oceans” takes you on a breezy and uplifting voyage through 10 instrumental tracks in the style of futuristic funk, electronic jazz, and tropical dance music. “Oceans” Tracklist 1. Big Blue 2. Running 3. Pacific 4. Dolphins 5. Underwater 6. Voyager 7.

“The Little Big Beat Book” (UK) Published

Oe contributed an exclusive interview to “The Little Big Beat Book,” authored by a British DJ/writer Rory Roy and published by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Looking back on the Big Beat era in the late 90’s, he discussed how the Japanese club music scene was as well as Captain Funk’s “Bustin’ Loose EP” which had

OE “New Classics Vol.1 & 2” Out on April 20th, 2018

Tatsuya Oe, also known as Captain Funk, will release two new albums “New Classics Vol.1 & 2” on April 20th, 2018 (CD & Digital) under the moniker of “OE” (E is pronounced as long E, like “O.E”). These albums are collections of new tracks and new arrangements of his past pieces. While the vol.1 focuses

[Updated] “Leaving” featured in the opening credit of “Younger” (TV Land)

Captain Funk’s track “Leaving” was licensed and featured in “Younger,” a popular American comedy-drama television series starring Sutton Foster, Debi Mazar, Miriam Shor, Hilary Duff, etc. The song was used in the opening credit of Season 2, Ep. 11 “Secrets & Liza.” [Updated on Aug, 2021] “Younger” has been aired on NHK BS Premium in

“Endless Possibilities” in WWE WrestleMania 33 TV Commercial

Captain Funk’s “Endless Possibilities (Electro Shuffle Mix)” was licensed and featured in the WWE TV Commercial “WrestleMania 33: Orlando Citrus Bowl.” The track is included in “Chronicles 2007-2013 vol.1” album. Check the commercial below as well as the track. – Chronicles 2007-2013 Vol.1 Store Links – iTunes/Apple Music US – Amazon MP3 –

Dark Model (Captain Funk’s latest project) will release the new album “Saga”

Dark Model (the latest project of Captain Funk) will release the new album “Saga” on March 24, 2017. This is a teaser from the upcoming album, “Survivors.” Not only does this track construct orchestral and symphonic sound (which is signature to the project), it also features a lot of elements of disco & electronic funk

Captain Funk in “Money Monster (starring George Clooney & Julia Roberts)” Official International Trailer

Captain Funk’s music was licensed and used in the official international trailer of an upcoming movie “Money Monster,” starring George Clooney & Julia Roberts, directed by Jodie Foster. P.S.: The featured instrumental track is a new mix and has not been publicly released yet. Starring: George Clooney, Julia Roberts, Jack O’Connell Directed by: Jodie Foster

“I’m Ready To Go” featured in ABC Family “Switched At Birth”

Captain Funk’s music was featured AGAIN in a TV drama “Switched At Birth (ABC Family).” On air: January 20, 2015 (Season 4 Episode 3 “I Lock the Door Upon Myself”) Song title: “I’m Ready to Go (Kung Fu Rock Mix)” feat. Raj Ramayya While this track is commercially unreleased, it has already been registered on

“Somebody Like You” on WIGS “Blue (Season 3)” Trailer

Captain Funk “Somebody Like You (Electro Psyche Rock Mix) feat. Meri Neeser” was used in the trailer of Wigs‘ popular drama “Blue (Season 3)” starring Julia Stiles. imdb: News (Jan, 2015): “Electro Psyche Rock Mix” is exclusively available at Tatsuya Oe official downloads page. The original version and “Electro Pop Mix” of “Somebody Like

Captain Funk – Try Try Try (Beachside Bar Mix)

A new song from Captain Funk’s latest album “Chronicles2007-2013, Vol. 2”, featuring Tatsuya’s long-term friend Raj Ramayya. Maybe you could feel this is more organic or live than regular CF tracks while it still has elements of modern electronic music such as Dubstep-esque beat. I hope you will like it and visit “Chronicles2007-2013” pages on

Captain Funk remixed Digikid84 “You Got The Groove”

Tatsuya remixed French electro artist Digikid84‘s “You Got The Groove”. The remix is included his new release “Timelapse Remix Session“. Enjoy 80’s Disco Funk flavor of this remix and check out the release on MP3 stores such as iTunes! You May Also Like Captain Funk – Hey Boy, Hey Girl Captain Funk “Chronicles 2007-2013, Vol.