Mills, born 1963 in Detroit, USA has been active in the electronic music industry by operating his own record label, Axis and performing all over the world, an average 100 events a year. His specialty is conceptual music, mostly inspired by Space and Time travel. He also scores films such as “Metropolis” by Fritz Lang as well as creates musical installations for museums which led him to be honored the title of Officier des Art et des Lettres by French Government in 2016.
Through the Recording Session as an artist while he was a Waseda University student, he started his career as a sound engineer of Hibino Sound at age 26, mixed many Rock/Pop groups, and subsequently started coordinating sound system for the artists and supported more than 450 groups/artists Japan tours in 25 years. Recently he has developed a unique sound system called "Sympho Canvas®", which provides actual sound source LOCATIONS instead of producing LOCALIZATIONS by the multi-channel format.
Koyas is a Tokyo-based artist, producer and label founder. After teamed up with DJ Yogurt, he has appeared in famous festivals like Fuji Rock Festival and released several albums with styles ranging from ambient to techno, remixed Ken Ishii and more. He also contributes by writing and translating about music production and instruments for magazines and the web. Since 2014, he has been an Ableton Certified Trainer as one of first Japanese trainers, and he founded Ableton Meetup Tokyo.