Beatink provides a uniquely comprehensive range of services within the entertainment industry. With offices in both Tokyo and London, we operate in virtually every area of music and entertainment.
Established in 1994, Beatink Inc Japan successfully houses events, production and promotion companies, physical and digital distribution services and a record label.
Beat Records is the exclusive Japanese licensee and distributor for some of the world's most forward-thinking independent labels, including Beggars (4AD, Matador Records, Rough Trade Records, XL Recordings and Young Turks), Brainfeeder, Brownswood, Digital Hardcore, Hyperdub, Late Night Tales, Ninja Tune, On-U Sound, Pressure Sounds, R&S, Rotters Golf Club, Tectonic, Tru Thoughts, Warp, and Wax Poetics amongst others. We’ve also worked on releases for Andrew Weatherall, Asian Dub Foundation, Atari Teenage Riot, Brian Eno, Chilly Gonzales, David Lynch, Karl Hyde, Kitty Daisy and Lewis, Moby, Orbital, Tim Deluxe, Tricky, Underworld and many others.
Beatink Japan has a strong reputation for programming and producing some of Japan's most well respected electronic music events, ranging from the large-scale Electraglide, SonarSound Tokyo, annual Brainfeeder and Hyperdub nights. Artists that we have long-term touring relationships include, !!!, Autechre, Andrew Weatherall, Asian Dub Foundation, Atari Teenage Riot, Battles, Brian Eno, The Cinematic Orchestra, Clark, Hudson Mohawke, Flying Lotus, Lee Perry, LFO, Thundercat, Tim Deluxe, Underworld and many more.
Beatink UK focuses primarily on international artist management and exclusively represents Adrian Sherwood, Brian Eno, Oneohtrix Point Never, Shobaleader One, Squarepusher and Roger Eno throughout the world.
We also oversee artist recordings, live performances and art installations for Brian Eno, which have included major presentations at the Sydney Opera House and Brighton Festival.