July 9, 2014

Professor Sakamoto’s first album in three years is full of big-name collaborations

“Professor Sakamoto” is an 8bit musician who performs with a Nintendo strapped to his head. He performs all over the world and has played at festivals such as the Japan Expo in France. He is widening his range as a producer by working on “SAKURA GAKUIN Cooking BU Mini Pati”. On September 17, Sakamoto will release “REBUILD”, his first original album in three years. The title, “REBUILD”, comes from the Sakamoto’s beginnings in game music. He has reconstructed... Read More

July 2, 2012

Professor Sakamoto / Heading to France for “JAPAN EXPO 2012”!

Professor Sakamoto’s very first overseas stage at “DREAMHACK” in Sweden was extremely successful with all of the CDs at his booth were sold out immediately and his autograph session attracted a long line of fans in anticipation to meet him. As the second step into the overseas stages, Professor Sakamoto will perform on the main stage of “JAPAN EXPO 2012” for 4 performances over 3 consecutive days! For the last stage, he will perform for a collaboration stage with a... Read More

June 12, 2012

Professor Sakamoto / Performance at “DREAMHACK”

Professor Sakamoto will perform at “DREAMHACK,” one of the biggest game festival in Sweden on 6/18/2012 from 18:30 (6/19 01:30 JST). This is going to be Professor Sakamoto’s very first overseas live. It will be on the main stage with a capacity of 6,000+. That’s not all. “DREAMHACK” will be broadcasted to the whole world! So, mark your calendar and make sure to join in online! Live Information: Professor Sakamoto at “DREAMHACK” Time:... Read More

January 1, 2011

Professor Sakamoto

You just have to insert a cartridge in the hardware on his head to make him play the music of the game. Thanks to the piano lessons he took from the age of 4 years old, Professor Sakamoto possesses a perfect pitch and is able to reproduce any melody after hearing it just once. The number of video game songs he knows has reached over 1.000! He performs every week in the Nico Nico Namahousou program broadcast on the web platform Nico Nico Douga and gathers approximately 3.000 followers.... Read More