November 14, 2016

mouse on the keys to Release a new EP in Japan, North America and Europe.

mouse on the keys is going to release an EP titled “Out of Body” on January 25th in 2017. “Out of Body” will be released as the first work from an independent label “fractrec “. The six-song EP will include “Elegy” a bold rendition of Rakvmaninov’s classical masterpiece. The EP will not only be released in Japan but also in North America and Europe from Topshelf Records. mouse on the keys「Out of Body」Track Listing 01. Intro 02. Earache 03. Dark Lights 04.... Read More

September 5, 2016

LITE and mouse on the keys to Release a split single followed by LITE’s Westcoast tour.

LITE and mouse on the keys are going to release a split single from Topshelf Records, titled “LITE / mouse on the keys SPLIT EP”. The single will be out as downloads on September 30th and as 12 inch vinyl on October 21st. This single includes a new song from each that are going to be in their upcoming albums. AlsoLITE covers mouse on the keys”s “Saigo no Bansan” and mouse on the keys covers LITE’s “Echolocation” For the promotion and celebration of this single,... Read More

March 14, 2013

mouse on the keys / Participation in “Next Music from TOKYO vol 5” in Canada

“Next Music from TOKYO” is a sensational music festival tour in Canada whose amazing past artist lineup includes ZAZEN BOYS, andymori, NATSUMEN and group_inou. This pioneer event that brought a spreading trend of Japanese music all over Canada will be held as “Next Music from TOKYO vol 5” in May this year in 3 locations. Along with mouse on the keys, Chiina, Kinoko Teikoku and Hara from hell will also participate in this phenomenal event. The tour will kick off in Toronto... Read More

January 1, 2011

mouse on the keys

A blend of minimal phrased piano and dynamic drumming. The pursuit of a live experience composed of visual and audio expression.Formed in 2006, with elements of jazz, funk, post‐rock and electronic music, Mouse on the Keys fits into a genre of their own. The trio consists of two former members of the influential Japanese underground band 9dw, Akira Kawasaki and Atsushi Kiyota. They teamed up with Daisuke Niitome, who has played drums as well as composed music for countless... Read More