Hiro Kone is an experimental electronic project hailing from the United States. It was initiated in 2011 by Nicky Mao, whose solo endeavor showcases a unique fusion of soundscapes and beats.
The name "Hiro Kone" derives from an Iroquois phrase meaning "I have spoken," reflecting the artist's intention to communicate through their music. Born in San Francisco, CA, Nicky Mao currently resides in New York, NY.
With influences ranging from Vatican Shadow to Demdike Stare, Hiro Kone's captivating compositions push boundaries and challenge conventional norms within the electronic music realm. This innovative approach has garnered them comparisons to artists such as Drew McDowall and Lakker.