Award winning composer and music producer Tatsuya Oe is known for his mastery and diversity of music production in Electronic, Dance, Rock, Pop, and Dramatic scores. In addition to commercial releases under recording artist monikers of Captain Funk, (Tatsuya) OE, and Dark Model, his composed music has been often featured globally in TV, Film, Video Games, Animation projects, and branding campaigns in the US/EU/Asia markets. Clients include Pepsi, Burger King, Skechers, Forever21, Macy’s, Lexus, Chrysler, Unilever, Microsoft XBox, FOX, NBC, Oprah Winfrey Network, Sony, Canon, Panasonic, Cartier, De Beers, Vivienne Westwood, Uniqlo, Shiseido, Pola, 21st Century Museum of Contemporary Art, etc. Also he has collaborated with or remixed more than 200 artists/bands such as James Brown, Diana Ross, Chic, Simon LeBon, Ron Sexsmith, Serge Gainsbourg, and many other icons. He is also called “Remix Wizard”.
Tatsuya participated in Panasonic’s global branding movie “Experience Color,” which won “The Finalist Award” in New York Festivals, as well as “Silver Prize” for the Tokyo Interactive Ad Awards. Fatboy Slim, famous for their music and music videos featuring actor Christopher Walken, described his music as “F***ing insane!” Captain Funk’s album, “Songs of the Siren,” was selected by Billboard for their feature story “Year in Music 2001, Asia,” and his song “Twist & Shout” was chosen to be featured in SABU’s movie “Monday” (the International Film Critics Association Award in Berlin International Film Festival).