Tag Archives: Jazz in Japan

Standard Time Vol. 3


A special, one-time event will be performed by Troy Black and his friends on January 29, 2012.

The place?

COTONOHA Artspace + Café.

The reason?

As a musician who has been living and playing on Okinawa for a long time now, it is time for him to start cutting his teeth as a true band leader.

He has worked as a sideman and lead soloist with many musicians around the island playing everything from Rock and variety to Traditional Okinawan music, R & B, Funk, Fusion, Hip Hop, Blues, World Beat, Jazz, Afro Jazz, Big Band Jazz and even

Japanese Big Bands Concert

Big Band Friendship Concert

Jazz de Night

Friendship Concert

4 local Japanese Big Bands & 2 Student Jazz Bands will perform at Music Town Otoichiba in Okinawa City.

Japanese Jazz, Fusion and World Music

The BaysKays’ First Okinawa Live

Japanese Jazz, Fusion and World Music

Japanese Jazz, Rock Fusion and World Music has a long history in Japan, but lately, there has been an increase in the number of musicians based in mainland Japan and beyond who have migrated, passed through, and jammed out in Okinawa.


Among them, Yugo Satoh is an excellent guitarist recently hailing from

Subfive Jazz Fusion in Japan

Subfive Jazz Fusion Band


Jazz Fusion in Japan

Swedish Jazz Fusion in Okinawa, Japan.

On Wednesday, October 19, 2011, members of the critically acclaimed Swedish Jazz Fusion Band, “Subfive,” will return once again to heat things up for hungry, enthusiastic audiences in Okinawa, Japan.

The Scandinavian group formed in the spring of 1999 and have since released 3 albums including