“Newave Japan” which introduces music life of attention young artist who is responsible for Japan’s future music scene. At this time,
we interviewed Luby Sparks that attracts a lot of people with the sound and the worldview greatly influenced by the 80s and the 90s is interviewed. We asked two of the members Natsuki (ba|vo) & Erika (vo) about the musical and cultural root of the band that plays opening act for various foreign artists’ Japan concert, and what they aim to express through their music.
Natsuki (ba|vo) | Erika (vo) | Sunao (gt) | Tamio (gt) | Shin (dr).
Formed on March 2016. On July 2017, performed in “Indietracks Festival 2017”, a music festival in Derbyshire, the UK, as the only Japanese band performed there. On January the 24th 2018, they released their debut album “Luby Sparks” that fully recorded in London with Max Bloom (Yuck | ex.Cajun Dance Party). On November the 7th 2018, new album “(I’m) Lost in Sadness” was released. Their first concert “Thursday I don't care about you” with a Korean band Say Sue Me as a guest is scheduled on January the 17th 2019 at Shibuya WWW. The band has served as an opening act at several foreign artists’ Japan concerts such as The Vaccines(UK), Yuck(UK), The Pains of Being Pure at Heart(US) so far.