September 30, 2015

the band apart will tour in five major cities across Asia

In October, the band apart will tour in five major cities holding six shows with tour name “SMOOTH LIKE BUTTER TOUR in ASIAN 5 CITIES” across Asia. This tour will start with Tokyo, Nagoya, Osaka’s three one-man shows, performing on November 12 in Bangkok, Thailand with Thailand’s intercultural band “aire” inviting deepsea drive and 2090 to also perform at the event. On Nov 14, they will perform at one of the biggest festivals in Thailand “CAT EXPO” and flying... Read More

April 18, 2012

the band apart / Upcoming Live Tour in France

the band apart will go on a live tour in France this May. Kicking off the tour on 5/10/2012 in Paris, they will hold 3 lives in total. the band apart will be joined by a French rock band “GUSH,” whom they went on a Tokyo-Nagoya-Osaka tour together in February. the band apart France Tour 5/10/2012(Thurs) Paris 104 5/11/2012(Fri) Metz Les Trinitaires 5/12/2012(Sat) Magny le Hongre File 7 Official Website: Myspace: Related... Read More

January 1, 2011

the band apart

One of the standout indie bands in Japan, the band apart has been labeled on the Japanese scene as “musician’s musicians” and with good reason. The group fuses elements from punk, bossa nova, jazz and electronica into a catchy yet sophisticated package. Their style features rhythmically complex interplay between the guitarists that is reminiscent of The Minutemen, supplemented by a bassline and percussion that lay down an active, jazzy groove.Despite these lofty pretensions,... Read More