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ShintaroAoki
Asia/English/Japan

Shintaro Aoki

When did the project begin? – I begin my musical project 23 years old What song of yours is the one you like the most? How do you write your music? – I play piano or keybord freely, I get magical melody from Macrocosm every time. What influences do you have? -My great influence is from Yoko Kanno. What´s the craziest experience you have had with your project? -there are no crazy project for me. all too much experience is “normal”. What plans do you have next? -composing for the earth, for all. Mention something you don´t like about your project. -No problem,any feeling is OK. So I say “thank you… you dont like my track”. Mention the biggest sacrifice you did for your project. -I have not deed any sacrifice for all composition. What band, music project or solist from your city do you like? -I dont know other music project from my city. If your project was a car, what model would it be? -Hybrid Car. (because the listners enjoy so many feelings and genres from my tracks. I compose all genres as composer)   – Shintaro Aoki, in Saitama City, Japan. Keep Reading

LOOLOWNINGEN
Asia/Japan

LOOLOWNINGEN&THE FAR EAST IDIOTS

When did the project begin? My band, LOOLOWNINGEN&THE FAR EAST IDIOTS, started 2010 after breaking up MAHIRUNO, since then we changed members and forms several times. For now, we are average, popular rock-form trio (E.Guitar, E.Bass, Drums). What song of yours is the one you like the most? I like “A Honeybee” very much, totally controlled balance and sound. Recenly we are interested in polyrhythm/cross-rhythm/irregular time/slip-beat, so “Shooting An Elephant” is much more the sound we make now, I think. How do you write your music? I love to reading a book, to appreciate pictures, as well as to listen to the music, and I translate them into our sound or song structure forcibly. What influences do you have? I love the Beatles, Pixies, Paul Gauguin, Henri Rousseau, and Franz Kafka. What´s the craziest experience you have had with your project? Not specially.. What plans do you have next? We are recording a new album now, hope to go to everywhere not only in Japan with it. Mention something you don´t like about your project. When we go tour, Mention the biggest sacrifice you did for your project. I give all of my time, passion to my band  What band, music project or solist from your city do you like? nhhmbase, Redd Temple, Doit Science, goat, Sa-Yu, They have totally new sound, rhythm, and style. If your project was a car, what model would it be? 4WD car because I don’t like well-paced road. What do you think of the song Nada – Zoé? – We love you and keep on rockin’! – Hi my name is Shigeru Akakura, I’m ninja and was in the Edo castle. thank you! S.A. – LOOLOWNINGEN & THE FAR EAST IDIOTS Keep Reading

SILENTWAVE
Asia/Japan

silentwave

How did the project begin? It started as a solo project of YOSHINORI NOGUCHI in 2007. What song of yours is the one you like the most? Although this is an album of four songs, it makes to think so as to have a song in four songs. https://silentwave.bandcamp.com/album/lotus-flower How do you write your music? In improvisation, as shown in the drawing, and Yuki connected from the out sound and decide the next sound. Then, it inflated the story of the image, you Yuki made while considering the overall structure. What influences do you have? Also the moment that seems also with any despair, that hope is always, I hope you’ll feel from my work. What´s the craziest experience you have had with your project? The moment that my song moved the hearts of people. The moment that my song moved the hearts of people. What plans do you have next? The maniac music that drone, and to ensure that get to listen to the people of the tens of thousands. Mention something you don´t like about your project. Fight against customs old evil in the live venue. Mention the biggest sacrifice you did for your project. There is only profit. What band, music project or solist from your city do you like? Hakobune Since the artists that I became an opportunity to begin the drone. If your project was a car, what model would it be? – Porsche Since we are activities determined to mind to try performance in strength, such as the prancing horse. – silentwave, JAPAN, YOKOHAMA Keep Reading

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