On November 11, was the first live of Nakashima’s new project « MIKA RANMARU » held at Shinjuku LOFT.
Nakashima Mika had previously announced planning a concert to commemorate the 15th anniversary since debut, and surprised all of her fans, and not her fans only, because this time, the celebration would be a surprise live. MIKA RANMARU is composed of Nakashiima’s tour guitarist Tsuchiya Kohey (Street Sliders) as well as two other members, at the drums Ikehata Junji (THE ROOSTERS, HEATWAVE, ROCK’N’ROLL GYPSIES, DeeDeeFever etc.), Ebinuma Takashi at bass makes of this quatuor a powerful lineup.
Despite the sudden live announcement, tickets sold out as soon as they went on sale, which made a packed venue immediately after the doors open. As soon as you entered the venue and followed the stairs of the live house entrance, you could see a line of fans forming. You could feel theoverflowing enthusiasm of the fans who were looking forward to what was going to happen. A Rock DJ was also here to warm up the audience until the curtain rise.
Nakashima does not disappoint and it’s always difficult to know what’s going to happen next. What awaits us next? It goes without saying that you should keep an eye on the singer!
M2 SHUT UP
M3 BLACK AND BLUE
M4 DANCE WITH THE DEVIL
M9 LOVE IS ECSTASY
M10 I DON’T KNOW