The Beautiful-Beyond-Belief Japanese Violinist

Her name is Okabe Machi (岡部磨知), and she started playing violin at 3 years old. In venues such as the Tokyo International Forum, the Ebisu Garden Hall and ZEPP TOKYO, she has been performing original arrangements through all the country, having become a famous player. Further expanding her activity, she has participated in live performances, recordings … More The Beautiful-Beyond-Belief Japanese Violinist

Japanese Music: Goose House (グースハウス)

Goose house (グースハウス) is a music group famous for its covers of japanese songs. Until 2011, the project was called “PlayYou.House”, but then changed its name, maintaining the same members. Goose House uploads covers and original songs into Youtube and Ustream, they have their own albums and goods for sale, and they perform live concerts … More Japanese Music: Goose House (グースハウス)

Japanese Music: Kosugiyama Chihaya (小杉山智早)

Today I bring to you a very special Japanese artist! Her name is Kosugiyama Chihaya (小杉山智早), and she is a whistler! Born in 1996 in Osaka, this little girl won the International Whistlers Convention 2007 in North Caroline, USA! It’s really fun to listen! Enjoy the videos below! International Whistlers Convention 2007 in North Caroline, USA … More Japanese Music: Kosugiyama Chihaya (小杉山智早)

Japanese Music: BABYMETAL (ベビーメタル)

Babymetal (stylized BABYMETAL) is a Japanese metal vocal and dance group, consisting of three girls (SU-METAL (16), YUIMETAL (14) and MOAMETAL (14)). The group is managed by the Amuse talent agency. Initially formed as a subunit of the female idol group Sakura Gakuin with the concept of a “fusion of metal and idol music”, the group … More Japanese Music: BABYMETAL (ベビーメタル)

Japanese Music: B’z (ビーズ)

B’z (ビーズ, Bi-zu) is a Japanese rock duo, consisting of guitarist, composer and producer Takahiro “Tak” Matsumoto (松本孝弘, Matsumoto Takahiro) and Koshi Inaba (稲葉浩志, Inaba Koushi) as vocalist and lyricist. B’z is one of the best-selling music artists in the world, the best-selling in their native Japan, having released 46 consecutive No. 1 singles, 25 … More Japanese Music: B’z (ビーズ)

Japanese Music: Superfly

Superfly is a Japanese rock band that debuted on April 4, 2007. Formerly a duo, the act now consists solely of lyricist and vocalist Ochi Shiho (越智志帆) with former guitarist Tabo Kouichi (多保孝一) still credited as the group’s composer and part-time lyricist. Superfly’s first two studio albums have been certified double platinum by the Recording Industry Association of Japan, and … More Japanese Music: Superfly