DJ Katapila is a Ghanaian DJ is known for blending techno and asafo music to create a style that is entirely his own.
Its time for the world to know the singular musical stylings of DJ Katapila. A DJ and a singer, born Ishmael Abbey, who developed a unique sound that got the attention of label Awesome Tapes from Africa manager Brian Shimkovitz and catapulted his career to international realms.
Watch the short documentary as he tells his story of where he comes from and what kind of music he makes.
Documentary from: DAT Films
Music label: Awesome Tapes
Africa manager: Brian Shimkovitz
Watch and enjoy as DJ Katapila’s introduce us to his music, and the sense of Accra’s techno scene.