More and more often, I am being referred to as a musical "Wakonyosai" (a musical approach to the Western knowledge with the Japanese spirit). That sounds cool yet it does not get us far. So in short, I am a guitarist/composer who strives to be as cool as my cat Nyan-Nyan; in long, click "HERE" for my full bio.....BUT.....be sure to read the following:
"It has been often said that to listen to Goh Kurosawa is to force oneself to abandon any notion of category or genre. While it is true that he flows effortlessly between flamenco, jazz, rock, samba and even classical, it should not be said that Goh has not firmly planted his flag in the fabled land of jazz. It should not be mistaken that he is not a jazz player..."
To continue to see how far the rabbit hole goes, help yourself to a piece of sushi, and then please click "HERE" for the full-length article on JazzTimes written by Travis Rogers; it is completely worth reading for an in-depth look at my music from another angel. The article is a review on my solo CD "ENERGY" (CD street date: January 19th, 2013).
"Goh Kurosawa brings a stuffed burrito of influences that includes
everything from Japanese folk and Paco de Lucia-style flamenco to Elvis and Guns N' Roses!"
MONTEREY COUNTY WEEKLY (US)
"A complete success!"
ACOUSTIC MAGAZINE (UK)
"A unique performer who mixes folk, jazz, rock, and Spanish music together..."
JAZZ PAGE (Japan)