February 16, 2012

Maki Nomiya (ex-Pizzicato Five) to release her 30th anniversary album on Feb 17

Maki Nomiya (ex-Pizzicato Five) to release self-cover album to celebrate her 30th anniversary, produced by Japan’s top producers! Celebrating her 30th anniversary, Maki Nomiya will be releasing her self-cover album including songs from Pizzicato Five, Portable Rock, and her solo career, added with a brand new song “The Me Whom I Don’t Know” produced by Towa Tei. Other producers in the album features various prominent artists including Cornelius, Yukihiro Takahashi (YMO),... Read More

January 1, 2011

Maki Nomiya

Debuted in 1981 with “Pink Heart.” Following a turn in Portable Rock, became an archetypical figure on the 80s New Wave scene. Joined Pizzicato Five in the 90s and became wildly popular both domestically and overseas as an icon of the Shibuya-kei music scene. Now, she contributes her entirely unique presence and voice to multiple fields, including music, art, culture and fashion. Her essence is distilled and captured in her theatrical live performances, which are... Read More