Born in Osaka, Japan. Raised in Oregon, USA. A cross-over artist with an Italian-American father and a Japanese mother. His cross-over groove music has its roots in ska. As a bass-player / vocalist, he and his band are creating a stir in the Japanese live houses and clubs. Released his first album on Tearbridge International in November, 2006. The most recent EP "relations" (2007) was produced by Toshikazu Yoshioka (engineered THE STROKES second album, FAT JOE, Q-tip, and produced 8otto, etc).