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Tomoyasu Hotei announces N.Y., L.A. shows and American album release

With sales exceeding 40 million in his native Japan alone, and known around the world for his original song “Battle Without Honor or Humanity” which was made famous by its inclusion in Quentin Tarantino’s blockbuster KILL BILL, HOTEI (pronounced “hoe-tay”) is embarking on the next chapter in his illustrious career and will be releasing his …

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Tomoyasu Hotei – Strangers (Review)

Tomoyasu Hotei Strangers Review by David Cirone Tomoyasu Hotei’s fist international album release, Strangers, is a perfect road-trip album, the soundtrack to a film in your head that you’ll wish was real. Cinematic in scope, flow, and construction, there’s never a moment where you don’t feel guided by the hands of a master. Play this …

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Tomoyasu Hotei releases Texas Groove MV feat. Shea Seger

Tomoyasu Hotei has revealed the lyric video for his latest single “Texas Groove’ taken from the upcoming album Strangers, the first international release of his career on October 16th through Spinefarm Records. “Texas Groove” is a pulsating electro-blues boogie featuring the southern soulstress Shea Seger and her smoky vocals. Having toured with John Mayer, David …

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Tomoyasu Hotei’s new album Strangers announced for October 16

Tomoyasu Hotei’s debut international album, Strangers, will be released on October 16th. Strangers will showcase Hotei’s diverse musical styles – equal parts rock, dance, punk, and electro. It features an array of special guests from around the globe including the Iggy Pop, Richard Z. Kruspe from European rock giants Emigrate/ Rammstein, Matt Tuck from Bullet …

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Tomoyasu Hotei at Highline Ballroom New York

Japanese guitar legend Tomoyasu Hotei performed at New York City’s Highline Ballroom on Thursday, November 14, 2013. During the only USA stop on Hotei’s “Electric Samurai” tour, the electrifying performance included movie themes from Kill Bill and Mission: Impossible, plus many original songs and a performance of BOØWY’s hit “Bad Feeling.” Photos by Kathy Chee …

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Kyosuke Himuro -KISS ME- (PV)

Voice plus Charisma. They just don’t make ’em like this anymore.

Tomoyasu Hotei announces support band for Electric Samurai Tour of Europe and America

Fantastically talented and prolific guitarist Tomoyasu Hotei is coming back to the West with his Electric Samurai Tour this November. Known internationally for his musical work in Japanese rock band BOOWY, Hotei has connected with a new generation of fans through his themes for Kill Bill and Mission: Impossible. HOTEI – THE ELECTRIC SAMURAI Tour …

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Tomoyasu Hotei to tour Berlin, London, and New York

Hotei Announces International Tour Dates- Berlin, London, and NY Legendary Japanese rock guitarist Tomoyasu Hotei (Boøwy, Kill Bill) has confirmed plans for his upcoming international tour this November 2013. Hotei will play 3 exclusive shows in total: November 3rd at The Lido Berlin, November 9th at O2 Shepherd’s Bush Empire in London, and November 14th …

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Tomoyasu Hotei (Boowy, Kill Bill) to perform special London show

JAPANESE GUITAR LEGEND TOMOYASU HOTEI TO PERFORM IN LONDON AT A SPECIAL ONE-OFF SHOW AT THE ROUNDHOUSE IN DECEMBER 2012 On December 18, 2012, Tomoyasu Hotei, Japan’s ground-breaking, multi-million album selling guitar virtuoso will perform a special one-off show at the London Roundhouse. This is the first time in over a decade that Hotei, who …

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