Born and raised in Hong Kong, Arun R has been in love with house music since his early teenage years. During his career as a DJ, Arun R has played at almost every reputable DJ booth in the city. Arun's development within the industry has thrived on hard work, dedication, and unconditional passion towards music. In just a short amount of time, he became one of Hong Kong's most busy and respected DJs.
Arun R’s outlook on music is driven by rhythm, percussion and soul. He has played opening and closing sets for some of the world's best and top rated DJs, including Mark Farina, Pete Gooding, Chris Coco, ATFC, James Lavelle, Ko Kimura, Paolo Mojo, TIGA, Aaron Ross, Boy 8-Bit, Sandy Rivera, Gramophonedzie, Benny Bennasi, Tiesto, Paul van Dyk and several others. Arun R has also DJed at several dance music branded nights including Renaissance Tours, Ministry of Sound (Sessions), Hed Kandi and Soul Heaven. On the production-front, Arun released his first single in mid-2011 with Microzoo Recordings together with Thailand's top House DJ, Sunju Hargun. Other projects in the pipeline include remixes for artists like Chris Coco, Pete Gooding, Moodwax, and Dwala. He is also one half of the soon to be re-launched DJ/Producer outfit called Aruumi. Arun’s career has been inspiring throughout, and still he continues to make his mark within the music industry.
Arun R is currently the House music resident for Midnight&Co, Hong Kong's only dedicated underground nightclub. You can usually catch Arun R performing at the venue each and every Wednesday night.