Kanako Omae

Kanako Omae

 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
BandR&BPop

Songwriter (Pop/R&B/Soul/Jazz etc)
Drummer (Pop/R&B/Soul/Blues/Jazz/Rock/Funk/Musical Theater etc)

Biography

Kanako Omae is a songwriter/drummer based in Philadelphia.
In September, 2001, 16-year-old Kanako moved from Japan to NY to be a well-rounded musician.
She writes both lyrics and music, in style of Pop/R&B/Soul/Jazz. She has self-released her first instrumental Funk/Fusion album called "Welcome to New York" in 2004.
She has played with bands of various styles such as Rock, Hip-Hop, Pop, R&B, Blues etc., has gone on tours with blues/soul band, has played in various musicals in PA/DE theaters. She graduated from UArts in 2008 with a degree in music.
(full bio at www.kanakodrums.com/bio)

She is also in a 4-piece band called Fake ID (www.myspace.com/fakeidmusic) as a songwriter/drummer.

She released "Piano for Lovers EP" in August 2011. Download it at http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/piano-for-lovers-ep/id461421920

Discography

"Piano for Lovers EP" (2011) on iTunes (http://itunes.apple.com/us/album/piano-for-lovers-ep/id461421920)

"Welcome to New York" (2004)