Tsukiyoi is spearheading the new genre of "NeoMystic J-Rock," which entwines Japanese traditional, spiritual, electronic music with rock. They approach their music as a 'distraction for creation,' leading the evolutionary future of Japanese rock in 21st century. Their profound sound is enhanced by their vibrant stage show with Japanese traditional costumes and the world's first electronic asian zither called the "Electric Koto'. The modern Japanese traditional aesthetic of founder Tetsu Fujiki's on keyboards and Kou Kakinokihara's e-koto combined their stunning stage show is a perfect combination of sound and style.
TSUKIYOI is a instrumental sound and vocal music duo consisting of producer Tetsu and singer Kou. The band formed in February 2011 in Tokyo. Kou is also a professional Koto player and the Koto is one of the oldest instrument of Japan. Japan is a beautiful country with wonderful instruments and rich melodies.
"Tsukiyoi" means the moon that can only be seen in the early hours of the night.
The new world crossover music is HERE, imaginative, ambient, emotional, psychological, healing and more... Tsukiyoi is helping to revive ancient soulful roots in Japan and Asia by combining traditional sounds with modern flavor.