Here’s another FREE event, that some friends of mine are involved in, featuring very pleasant guitar music, a theremin player, genre-defying DJs + a mini flea market with records, old books and food on sale. The location: UrBANGUILD.
Thursday January 23rd –
Doors Open: 18.30
Show Starts: 19:30
– “John and Paul” – Guitarists from Hiroshima. You can hear a couple of their tunes on their MySpace page.
– Sayaka Takaku – A theremin enthusiast she will be singing sacred songs, arias and jazz standards accompanied by her unusual instrument.
Shinpei Noda 〈OFF BEAT〉
Takuya Matsuo 〈OFF BEAT〉
From Central America and back to Asia, Rock, Soul, Jazz, New Wave… What these records have in common defies explanation, yet somehow our DJs make the link. OFF BEAT o’er-leap times, genres and national borders to bring you the very best tunes from around the world.
★Early arrivers will receive a free compilation CD of select OFF BEAT tracks!
From Sanjo Dori go down Kiyamachi Dori. This is the narrow street running alongside Takase stream. Urbanguild is on the east side (left hand side as you walk down from Sanjo). Walk approximately 150 metres. Its on the 3rd floor of the New Kyoto Building – access by elevator or stairs. Here’s a map.