Saturday, 7 March 2009
Makino Eri (牧野エリ) is confirmed to play our album release event for Novaya Zemlya on April 11th. Those of you who have seen Eri's magnificent live performances before will know that this is truly excellent news. A long-standing Abi friend, she has often graced Abikyokan shows with her sweet and poignant yet always innovative piano and vocal sound, and the Abilads have also appeared at her unmissable 13complex series of music and performance art events. Enter Eri's unique world on her last.fm page and check out her website too.
The Novaya Zemlya release party will take place at Arutobenri in Hirai, Tokyo, on April 11th. Also appearing will be TropeN and the DJs will be Grant McGaheran from Abikyokan and Antonio Yodobashi from Tokyo's premier Brazilian film and music club The Rabadas.