Doors open: 20:00
Japan Underground & Damnably Present the first London headline show for
おとぼけビ～バ～ - Otoboke Beaver.
OTOBOKE BEAVER (kyoto, Japan)
Crazed, deranged garage, punk-rock-pop at break-neck speed and everyone sings in Japanese, and often in Kyoto slang.
Named after a local Love Hotel, Otoboke beaver describe themselves as: “Japanese girls ‘knock out or pound cake’ band”. Formed in 2009’s summer in Kyoto, Japan, and consists of Accorinrin (lead Vocal & Guitar), Yoyoyoshie (Guitar &Vocals), Hiro-chan (Bass &Vocals), Pop (Drums &Vocals).
Live, the band invade the audience and have shared stages with Shonen Knife, Guitar Wolf, P I K A/ (from Afrirampo), DMBQ, Ni-hao! , Bo Ningen and Comanechi (Official)
The band released the 13 track compilation album 'Okoshiyasu!! Otoboke Beaver' on Damnably records March 11th and follow it up with the 3 track EP 'Bakuro Book' released April 6th.
Gideon Coe & Tom Ravenscraft on BBC Radio 6 Music, John kennedy on Radio X and Dani Charlton on Amazing Radio have all been championing the band.
Listen to 'Okoshiyasu!! Otoboke Beaver' on Bandcamp
https://otobokebeaver.bandcamp.com/album/okoshiyasu-otoboke-beaver or Spotify >>https://play.spotify.com/artist/0HutkALC7kq2L8b9bnZUkq
Emi Morimoto (X Shonen Knife) “When I first watched their show, I couldn’t help moving my body and was in the front row of the crowd at the live house in OSAKA. Their cute looks and crazy performance won my heart. People in the UK will certainly become their captive!! “