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WW Tokyo: Toshio Matsuura with Kiala Ogawa (Kodäma) and Riyo Mountains live from WIRED HOTEL Asakusa ‐ Worldwide FM
  • WW Tokyo: Toshio Matsuura with Kiala Ogawa (Kodäma) and Riyo Mountains live from WIRED HOTEL Asakusa

    Kiala Ogawa (Kodäma) Formed in 2016, Kodäma is led by singer Kiala Ogawa (daughter of former Fela Kuti’s guitarist Kiala Nzatovunga), bass player Thomas Hugenel, and a drummer, revealing an electro-soul and jazztronica groove permeated by Japanese and West-African influences. Riyo Mountains Riyo Mountains are Japanese folk diggers formed by Mood Yama and Takumi Saito….

    Kiala Ogawa (Kodäma)

    Formed in 2016, Kodäma is led by singer Kiala Ogawa (daughter of former Fela Kuti’s guitarist Kiala Nzatovunga), bass player Thomas Hugenel, and a drummer, revealing an electro-soul and jazztronica groove permeated by Japanese and West-African influences.

    Riyo Mountains

    Riyo Mountains are Japanese folk diggers formed by Mood Yama and Takumi Saito. They are resident DJs at the renowned party “Soi48” at Be-Wave, Tokyo, featuring music from all over the world. They produce the Japanese folk mix CD series Riyo Mountains Mix, and direct the reissue series of Japanese folk music on EM Records, including the releases “Yumi-kagura”, “Sakai Ishinage Odori”, and “Kizaki Ondo”.

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