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LEO Imai has released an interview video for the EP release tour. He talks about the production of the EP, the concept of the MV “East to the West” (covered by Yosui Inoue), the tour, and the “unforgettable live performances” he has experienced so far.
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Honda ZR-V e:HEV CM song “To the west to the east” produced by the band LEO IMAI [LEO Imai Natsuhiko Okamura Shigekuni Kenichi Shirane] led by himself who has been active in recording and live performances for over 10 years (Yosui Inoue cover) LEO Imai, whose latest EP “Eastward Westward” is being distributed well. Starting with Osaka CONPASS on June 20th (Tuesday), interview videos for the “Eastward Westward Tour 2023” around June 22nd (Thursday) Fukuoka INSA, June 28th (Wednesday) Tokyo FEVER Published on YouTube channel. In the interview, in addition to the concept of the MV “East to the West”, the EP “Eastward Westward”, and the message for the tour, he talks about the unforgettable live he experienced as a spectator. Tickets for the “Eastward Westward Tour 2023” are now on sale to the general public. While the content of the tour is currently being planned, LEO Imai says, “I want to do something that I’ve never done before (in the tour),” so please look forward to the first tour in 3 years and 8 months. ■ LEO Imai “Eastward Westward” Official Interview Viewing URL https://youtu.be/ltc8OMEUSaQ
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[Image 4: https://prtimes.jp/i/19470/3117/resize/d19470-3117-4f41058358b462b7f32d-3.jpg&s3=19470-3117-98a448e690d3ac6dabf0f46b4f6f1484-800×800.jpg] Tracks: 1. East to West (Yosui Inoue cover/1972) * Honda ZR-V e:HEV CM song 2. Comet * New song 3. Slug Trails * New song 4. Tokyo Lights (Live at LIQUIDROOM, Tokyo) * Click here to listen and download Bonus Track: https://LEOIMAI.lnk.to/Eastward_Westward MV “East to West” (Yosui Inoue cover) viewing URL https://youtu.be/0nnbG3D_Ff8 CM information Honda ZR-V e : HEV WEB CM “There is performance that instinct demands” Appearance
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aJNpnh0fwJ8Honda ZR-V e:HEV Official site https://www.honda.co.jp/ZR -V/■ Profile ●Leo Imai Born in Japan and Sweden. Moved to Japan after living in England. A
singer-songwriter who cuts out the daily life of a stateless city based on alternative music. His literary and experimental style is full of perspectives as a VISITOR who has lived in each city. In 2018, he released his 5th solo album “VLP”, which embodies the musical elements of metal, grunge, country, etc. that spring up from his own body with his own band, LEO IMAI (LEO Imai Natsuhiko Okamura Shigekuni Kenichi Shirane). In 2019, the cover band / Together with the artists, they performed joint band live performances in 5 cities, and carried out a self-planned two-man “big city tour” of 6 performances including the final performance of Akasaka BLITZ. In addition to the unit “KIMONOS” with Hidenori Mukai (ZAZEN BOYS), “METAFIVE” with Yukihiro Takahashi, Keigo Oyamada, Yoshinori Sunahara, TOWA TEI, and Tomohiko Gondo, TESTSET (Yoshinori Sunahara x LEO Imai x Also active as Kenichi Shirane x Seiichi Nagai). He is also active as a composer (including theatrical accompaniment)/lyricist/translator
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