myspace band of the week
LOOLOWNINGEN & THE FAR EAST IDIOTS is a post-blues band based in Tokyo. The current lineup is Shigeru Akakura (guitar, vocals), Junpei Yamamoto (drums, ex: Praha Depart), Sachi (keys, ex: ハリネコ), Atsushi Ueda (bass, kazoo, ex: school food punishment) and sometimes Kevin McHugh (keys). Akakura was the former frontman of Mahiruno, which disbanded in 2010. LOOLOWNINGEN, which means “wandering people,” formed last summer. Their first CD-R is available at Jet Set Records.