In Memory of Kiyoshiro Imawano Rock&Roll Event Announced
Monday 20 Feb, 2012 - 12:46pm UTC
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In honor of Kiyoshiro Imawano
who passed away at age 58 in 2009, every year on his passing date, a rock and roll concert is held. This year will be no different as this will be the third year this concert has been held.
The event is to be held on May 2nd at the Nippon Budoukan in Tokyo and the title of the concert is "Kiyoshiro Imawano Rock N' Roll Show Nippon Budoukan Love&Peace
". Last year 49 songs were played at the concert taking a total 4hrs and 47 min of pure rock n' roll.
Imawano-san started out in the rock band RC Succession
in 1981 and held consecutive concerts for 10 years. One of the memoriable places for Imawano-san is the Nippon Budoukan
and with that in mind these in memory of Kiyoshiro Imawano events are held in the same place.
Performing artists include: Tamio Okuda, Atsuki Kimura& Kantarou Uchida, Kazuyoshi Satou , JUN SKY WALKER（S）、Chara、Tortoise Matsumoto、Reichi "CHABO" Nakaido、Takashi Hamazaki＋Kyoko Koizumi、Shinji Miyake、Akiko Yano、Kazuya Yoshii、Rakita、LOVE PSYCHEDELICO.
Band members from RC Succession
will start off the show.