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Wagakki band

Wagakki band

The koto, shakuhachi and tsugaru shamisen are old Japanese instruments. While the shakuhachi was used by the ’emptiness monks’ as a spirit tool, the koto was widely used in court for the rich and wealthy. The shamisen on the other hand was mostly used to 

SID

SID

When you think about music and Japan, you’ll probably either think of pop bands like AKB0048 or the complete opposite: visual kei-bands like The Gazette (more on those two in different posts!). Visual kei is a separate music genre and style that I will not