Petty Booka  ペティブーカ

來自東京的世界知名烏克麗麗雙人組。擅長將鄉村、懷舊、龐克等暢銷名曲以夏威夷、藍草、斯卡、雷鬼等各式樂風做嶄新詮釋。透過國內外媒體介紹,進而受到世界各地矚目。2002年參加美國SXSW(South by South West),同時獲得英國BBC電台中特別介紹,並在世界各地電台中播出,引起廣大迴響。透過廠牌BENTEN Label發行10張專輯,其中邀請美國鋼琴大師Martin Denny、夏威夷吉他名手Bobby Ingano、Modern Folk Quartet等世界知名音樂人合作。歌曲〈Bla Bla Bla Cha Cha Cha〉,於去年FOX TV舞蹈選拔節目中選用,獲得世界各地舞者的青睞。
Petty Booa Bio

World famous ukulele-playing pop duo from Tokyo. Petty Booka do Hawaiian and Bluegrass (including Reggae and ska) -inspired covers of country, punk and classic-rock - everything from Patsy Cline to Ramones. Since they have released their debut album "Toconuts Hawaii" in 1995 from BENTEN Label in Tokyo, they have been releasing the variety of albums of Hawaiian, Bluegrass, Country, Christmas songs and Dance Hall music with the greatest Japanese musicians and some special guest players, like the legend of exotic sound, Martin Denny plays piano and MFQ(Modern Folk Quartet )does the chorus of "Summer Breeze" Their first US appearance was SXSW 2002 which was a big success and more than 200 copies of CDs were sold the night. Then they were featured by the radio program of BBS Global Hit broadcasted 500 stations all over the world. They have toured US several times after that , they opened the tour of American ska punk hero, The Aquabats US tour (17 cities) and played SXSW in 2005 and 2008. Petty Booka released amazing dance music album called "Dancing with Petty Booka" The staple of the album Bla Bla Bla Cha Cha Cha was used as the soundtrack of Campari Red passion TV commercial staring Jessica Alba and directed by Jean-Paul Goude and also the song was used for the American dance competition show on FOX TV, “So You Think You Can Dance” last year.
PettyBooka Official Site


Aloha, Taiwan!~  We are Petty Booka from Tokyo.

2018831日(金)  20:00

Taiwan Ska Fest Vol. 2

PIPE Live Music

100 台北市中正區思源街1號(自來水園區/公館水岸)

Band line up:

Balkazar (TW)

Petty Booka (JP)

The Reggae Riddims (TW)

The Toasters(USA) x Skaraoke (TW)

Mary Bites Kerry (TW)

2018年9月1日(土)  20:00~

Aloha, Taiwan!~  We are Petty Booka from Tokyo.

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