You need flash!
no cover -  

Miho Hatori

japanese female vocalists alternative indie j-pop

Miho Hatori (羽鳥美保 Hatori Miho b. April 5; Kawasaki, Japan) is a singer and songwriter, primarily known as the vocalist of the New York City outfit, Cibo Matto. She also provided the female vocals for the first Gorillaz album. Miho expressed an early interest in music while growing up in Japan. She worked in a record shop where she was exposed to many different styles of music, and sometimes performed as a club DJ. She also had some minor success in Tokyo rapping in a band named Kimidori.

Miho moved to the United States, New York sometime around 1993 to study at an English school; She also continued her infrequent work as a DJ. The first New York band she was in was a Punk band named Leitoh Lychee for which she provided the vocals, and also played violin through a distortion effects pedal. It was in Leitoh Lychee where she first met her Cibo Matto co-founder Yuka Honda in 1994.

While Cibo Matto was touring with Beck, Miho and Beck guitarist Smokey Hormel discovered a shared love of bossa nova and samba, which eventually resulted in their Brazilian-styled musical project Smokey & Miho. Other bands she has worked with include - but are not limited to - Handsome Boy Modeling School, Stephin Merritt's The 6ths, Beastie Boys, John Zorn, as well as performing on her own. On October 21, 2005 her first solo album, Ecdysis, was released in Japan. In 2007, she wrote and produced the soundtrack to the Japanese film "Shindo".


Miho Hatori 0271af384dfa4d77974a260bc3efa1f6 Miho Hatori baf9672225d646b1943a81a311973766 Miho Hatori 32ad6037846644c99c985f80a6445c9e Miho Hatori 6a54ecc8314b42119f52ee03785a0d66 Miho Hatori a47de49d342243bc910cf6fa32d79e49 Miho Hatori 9858e81ee46745c2b309c23fc6b1a9a0 Miho Hatori 19b9af1e6a934625b9ea2c3a0710013c Miho Hatori ccdde65b47824fbeac6f6d79b30e942f Miho Hatori 87685b27152e4ad690e9226236c0a3dc Miho Hatori 48716259b5064ce78899584bebe7b785 Miho Hatori 85bd3a84470d4df9965c60e3b918c22e Miho Hatori c855ee73d39c4991b9c582f0ca844ca3 Miho Hatori 790c1e4f55be4f41b4ba66d207764091 Miho Hatori 635a7951b15444bc86e9c8337ab40c0a Miho Hatori f1ec1eeb60de4a15a3e2434e8504381d Miho Hatori ba8186556d23441682977cd16818b17b Miho Hatori 144f3f83ad344368bc4a957a7ee63aea Miho Hatori a7de8dd156114836aa8bded85b180a80
TOPlist