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Electric Island, Acoustic Sea

(Tak Matsumoto, Daniel Ho)

Contemporary Instrumental


The most acclaimed guitarist in Asia is the fifth person in the world (and the only Asian) to have their own signature Gibson Les Paul guitar.  He's the leader of the 80+ million-selling stadium rock group B'z, and his album with Larry Carlton won a Grammy in 2010.  His name is Tak Matsumoto. 

Tak has teamed up with World Music pioneer Daniel Ho to pair electric guitar with traditional instruments from Japan & Hawaii – 'ukulele, slack key guitar, taiko drums, koto, sanshin, and more.

Arena rock meets tropical isle instrumentals in...
Electric Island, Acoustic Sea


Electric Island, Acoustic Sea