Post by esp on Jun 28, 2016 9:58:53 GMT
an eclectic evening of sound, featuring, from Japan...
and from Nottingham..
Nick Jonah Davis
Lee Rosy's Tea
17 Broad Street,
£5 OTD starts at approx 7:30pm
Naomi is known as the guitarist of Zelda, a legendary girl's new wave band of Japan whose ten pieces of full albums are released by Sony Music House Inc. and cutting edge.
After Zelda's dismissal, Naomi absorbed various music and came up with a solo album, " Whole", released in 2013.
In this album of 8 music, 50 minutes, she expresses nature and universe of her inner self.
With some ambient sound and voices, all multiplex recordings were made by only one guitar.
At her live performances, she enbodys such force and power, which is hard to believe that it came out from just one musician, and expresses incredible world of emptiness within the micro cosmos.
Naomi is an valuable person as a woman guitarist who is expressing all sounds with one guitar and playing an active part in and out of Japan.
Indian style violinist.
Started psychedelic band as guitarist and released two albums with "Floating Flower" with Makoto Kawabata(Acid Mothers Temple)& Tetsuya in late 90's.
Started to learn violin technique in the Indian style as a beginner from Dr. Mohanty in 2001, and later learned Hindustani music from Dr. N Rajam in India.
Have been learning Carnatic music from Dr. L Subramaniam since 2008.
In addition to Indian music, playing various styles and genres including ambient, electronica, psychedelic, improvised music, and so on using electric violin,synthesizer, and laptop as well.
Played in Bodh Mahotsav concert with the Tokio Hasegawa (Taj Mahal Travellers) group in Budhagaya India in 2014 and also in『Asian Indian Festival』in Taiwan in 2015.
Released live album "Mythos" with violin duo Yuji Katsui (Rovo) in 2016.
NICK JONAH DAVIS
Nick Jonah Davis is a solo instrumental guitarist from Nottingham, England. He has released four albums – Split Electric with C Joynes on Thread Recordings (2016), House of Dragons on Lancashire and Somerset (2015), Of Time and Tides on the seminal American label Tompkins Square (2011) and Guitar Recordings Vol. 1. He was also featured on the fourth volume of the Tompkins Square ongoing guitar compilation, Imaginational Anthem, and their tribute album to Michael Chapman, Oh Michael, Look What You've Done. Nick also plays in the electric guitar / violin duo Fains with Jo Cormack.