Live From the Kitchen Disco, “the most eclectic live show in Tokyo”, is a free monthly showcase of the capital’s melting pot of homegrown and international music in the intriguing setting of an Indian restaurant.
July’s show stars:
Manami Nix (formerly Manahardcore, Japanese female passionate solo acoustic singer)
Miniminx (classic, original, British-styled pop in the vein of Madness, the Kinks and Squeeze)
Ian Gronow (solo British folk pop
Parallel Lives (international acoustic duo)
Rich Loffman (English solo alt/indie rock)
Free entry, no minimum charge. Non-smoking (ashtray in lobby of the building). Free wifi. All ages welcome.
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