Kitri: Sisters are doin' it for themselves

Music Jul 17, 2019

Kitri: Sisters are doin' it for themselves

by Patrick St. Michel

Monami Kida can't remember the last time she had an argument with Hinano, her younger sister and partner in the classical-meets-pop project Kitri. "It might have been a disagreement regarding the order of the songs we would play live," Monami, better known as Mona, says. ...

Music Jul 10, 2019

Japanese artists mourn death of Johnny Kitagawa

The entertainment industry on Wednesday mourned the death of Johnny Kitagawa, the founder of one of Japan's most powerful talent agencies, which shot a long line of boy bands to fame over a period of more than half a century. "He's like a father to ...