January 1, 2011


The sounds of “Tsugaru shamisen”, “shakuhachi”, “sou”, and drums fill the air. Not only is this a stereotypically elegant and refined sound, even to the Japanese, but also a dynamic groovy sound manifested by the harmony of various tones. The pure Japanese instrumental group “WASABI” is a project initiated by Ryoichiro Yoshida, the elder brother of the Yoshida brothers. Although, all instruments are considered Japanese instruments, we rarely hear these instruments... Read More