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Shonen Knife!

After just over thirty years it is about time I took a look at the Osaka, Japan, based Essential indie band trio – Naoko Yamano – since formation (Vocal / Guitar), Ritsuko Taneda – since 2006 (Bass / Vocal) and Emi Morimoto since 2010 (Drums /Vocal) better known as Shonen Knife!. While others were wondering about inventing indie pop Shonen Knife! […]

Atsuhiro Ito

Hailing from Japan, Atsuhiro Ito, has developed his visually stunning performances with a unique instrument. The Flourescent tube is not the first musical instrument you would think of learning. Launching his career in the mid ’80s as a visual artist, Atsuhiro Ito added sound to his work in 1998. The flourescent light bulb, is integrated […]