Violin virtuoso K Ishibashi, who creates glorious, heavenly music under the moniker Kishi Bashi, is riding the wave of success from his latest release, Sonderlust. When the time came to make a new album, Ishibashi found himself at a musical impasse, and constant touring had taken a heavy toll on his marriage and his family. As … Read more PREVIEW: KISHI BASHI at THE BASEMENT EAST on 4/7/17
Today, Savannah Stopover Music Festival announced the first wave of bands confirmed to play the annual indie music festival which will take place March 9th-11th, 2017 in Savannah’s Historic District. The 3-day festival, heading into its seventh year and known for its affordability and focus on up-and-coming acts, takes place the weekend before the SXSW Music Conference in … Read more SAVANNAH STOPOVER FESTIVAL ANNOUNCES 2017 FIRST WAVE LINEUP!!
Renowned violinist and purveyor of orchestral pop Kaoru Ishibashi, a.k.a. Kishi Bashi, has finally invited us to the party. This writer was first introduced to the brilliance of his musical prowess in his 2012 full length debut 151a, a glimpse into boundless creativity that was a “sight” for these ears to behold. With 151a, we … Read more ALBUM REVIEW: “SONDERLUST” by KISHI BASHI