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akira.drums (Okinawa/OKINAWA)

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Solo project of drummer/composer Akira Nakamura. Born in Naha City, Okinawa.
Graduated from the Barclay College of Music.After graduation, he started his professional career as a drummer based in Boston, China, and moved back to Los Angeles and New York in 2005. In 2009, he moved to Tokyo, Japan, where he has been active as a support drummer, music director, producer, and arranger, as well as playing in his own band. In 2015, he moved to Germany, where he spent 4 years as a musician in Berlin before returning to Okinawa in 2019. He is currently working as a director of music projects in Okinawa in parallel with his performance activities.Co-performing artists. David Fiucyzinski, Screaming Headless Torsos, Sam Kininger, Hiromi Uehara, Mark Kelly (the
Roots), Tony Grey, David Tronzo, Big Yuki, Marter, Nao Yoshioka, Monday Michiru, Daichi
Miura, Naoto Inti Raymi, Hanaregumi, Yuu Sakai, Sarah Orain, etc.

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