LOS ANGELES, CA-
“.. Josh Pan is no stranger to Head In the Clouds. He has been a featured performer for one of 88rising’s outings at L.A. Historic Park. The Taiwan native made his way to Los Angeles and has thrived as a producer and DJ, and his style is very eclectic. I think you’d be remiss if you try to pigeonhole him into any one genre. A listen through his “popular” cuts on Spotify suggests that if you were going to try to classify him as anything, it would be “artist”.
I’m not sure whether “identity” is an issue that’s at the forefront of his creative process, but I found it interesting that he took the stage wearing a hooded robe, with his mouth covered with a covid mask, sunglasses, and a scruffy red wig. Rather than let the audience see who he was, he let his music do the talking.
From glitch to EDM, to hip-hop, to funk, he played a variety of cuts that really revealed the breadth of his musical inspirations. I looked into the crowd, and I saw a few attendees with their eyes closed letting Josh’s beat and melodies kind of consume them. His music was definitely speaking to them…”