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12/18 NEXT SHOW - TIME CHANGE

Hi Everybody, I hope al is well. コロナ対策のため、12/18のライブの時間が早くなりました。オープンが18:00、スタートが18:30になりました。お手数ですが、よろしくお願いします!12/18's show at Gallery has been slightly changed. Some restrictions have been enacted because of the Corona virus. The show will start 30 MINUTES EARLIER than listed on the flyer. The bar will…

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UPCOMING SHOWS DECEMBER

Hey, how is everybody? 

After a long hiatus, I have 2 acoustic blues shows coming up in December in Osaka. On December 6, I'll be playing for the first time with guitarist Tomoki Nakano, and on December 18, I'll be…

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NEW EP UPDATE

RECORDING UPDATE: The songs are recorded and awaiting a final OK to go to press. The recording process went smoothly and I'm so grateful to have Ko Shimizu, Taro Takagi, Hiroshi Shinohara, Tomonori Sano and Emi Hanada on this EP…

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RECORDING SOME NEW STUFF!

It's decided! I'll be recording a mini CD early this fall! The plan is to record 3 original songs and release in early October. This will be my first release in NINE years! Some of the musicians working with me…

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NEXT SHOW 7/23

Looking forward to playing with Tomonori Sano and his band as a guest on July 23! I'll be singing 5 songs, one of which is Rufus  f/ Chaka Khan's hit "Sweet Thing" for the first time!

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7/17 LIVE @ STARDUST, KYOTO

I'll be performing once again with sensational Blues guitarist Hiroshi Shinohara and sexy pianist Hatsumi Wada in Kyoto at the Stardust Club on July 17!  The last time we played together, I got really drunk on box wine. Let's see…

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7/5 BLACK LIVES MATTER FUNDRAISER

After a 3-month break because of the corona lockdown, I'll be doing a solo set at the Black Lives Matter Fundraiser in Dotonbori. Hope to see you there - it's a great cause for this anti-racism group. Check my gig…

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THANK YOU!

Thanks everyone who tuned in to watch my Facebook Live stream yesterday! I'll be doing it again soon, so I hope you keep coming back!

昨日のフェスブックライブを見てくれた皆さん、ありがとう〜!またやります!次回のストリーミング、みなさんを待ってます!

2020 SAKAI BLUES FESTIVAL CANCELLED



The annual Sakai Blues Festival, which was originally scheduled in May and postponed until September, has been cancelled for this year. I look forward to performing in next year's festival.

2020堺ブルースフェスティバル、5月連休の開催を9月に開催延期を検討して参りましたが、開催中止になってしまいました。とても残念ですが、来年もお楽しみにしています。

5/11 SHOW @ MR. KELLY'S CANCELLED

SHOW HAS BEEN CANCELLED DUE TO THE CORONA VIRUS. 新型コロナウイルス感染症拡大防止のため、ライブは中止になりました。

4/18 STARDUST SHOW CANCELLED

新型コロナウイルス感染症拡大防止のため、4/18 acoustic live @ Stardust のライブは、中止になりました。ベースの山田さんと、ギターの篠原さんと、また一緒にライブする事になると思いますので、日程は決まり次第、ウェブサイトなどで告知します。よろしくお願い致します。

The 4/18 acoustic show at Stardust has been cancelled due to Corona Virus defense measures. I'm looking forward to playing with bassist Haruzo Yamada and guitarist Hiroshi Shinohara as a trio in the…