ira ira presents: Shugo Tokumaru

His first solo record, Night Piece was released in 2004 and his second record, L.S.T., was released in 2005. His latest album, Exit, was released in Japan through P-Vine Records, on October 19, 2007. Almost Gold released Exit internationally on September 2, 2008. It has since received warm reviews from the press, and was listed as the fourth best album of 2008 by critic aggregation service Metacritic.

Support: Soda Fountain Rag.

CC: 100,- NOK (presale at Apollon)

Shugo Tokumaru (born 1980) is a Japanese singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist, whose style and influences incorporate elements of pop, folk and electronic music. He is also a member of the pop rock band Gellers.