Kiyoshi Foster Band

Kiyoshi Foster Band

BandRockSinger/Songwriter

In 2008 Kiyoshi has been featured on San Francisco's KFOG 104.5 FM as one of the areas outstanding new musicians.  He and his band have been drawning and impressing crowds in all of San Francisco's best music clubs, including Cafe Du Nord, Red Devil Lounge, Bottom Of The Hill, and 12 Galaxies.

Biography

In 2008 Kiyoshi has been featured on San Francisco's KFOG 104.5 FM as one of the areas outstanding new musicians. He and his band have been drawning and impressing crowds in all of San Francisco's best music clubs, including Cafe Du Nord, Red Devil Lounge, Bottom Of The Hill, and 12 Galaxies.
Over the last year, as a solo performer, Kiyoshi has enjoyed performing at The Fillmore Lounge, where he supported many great national artists, including Brett Dennen, Matt Nathanson, Spoon, ALO, Martin Sexton, Mike Doughty, Billy Bragg & Tea Leaf Green.

Born in Boston, Massachusetts, guitarist, singer, & songwriter Kiyoshi Foster finds balance in opposites, writing music influenced by many different traditions. Growing up listening to great music icons such as Bob Dylan, John Lennon, Eric Clapton, Miles Davis, Van Morrison & Bob Marley; Kiyoshi has understood the power of music from an early age. Starting from those early influences he reached backwards to Robert Johnson & Woody Guthrie and forwards to U2 & Dave Matthews.

After graduating from Berklee College of Music with a degree in jazz, and spending 18 months studying Indian Classical Music, in 2004 Kiyoshi Foster found himself "Down & Out In San Francisco" playing music on the historic corners of North Beach.

Discography

"Songs From The Sidewalk Saloon" (2006), "Medium" (2007), "Kiyoshi Foster" (2008), "Kiyoshi Foster Band Live In San Francisco" (2008)

Set List

Very versitile, could do a night of covers by artist such as, Van Morrison, The Allman Brothers Band, The Beatles, Bob Marley Neil Young, Bob Dylan, Paul Simon etc... Or a full ban set of Kiyoshi's priginal music:
1. Leave A Candle Lit
2. Baby, Be My Baby
3. Shine On
4. Never Let My Good Friends Down
5. Angel On The Farm
6. Love Is Shared By Two
7. Hummingbird
8. Cold Hand
9. Down & Out In San Francisco
10. Love You So Madly
11. Everything I Am