The Japan Times: Shonen Knife heads out on a new ‘Adventure’

Upon being reminded that this year marks rock band Shonen Knife’s 35th anniversary, singer and guitarist Naoko Yamano just smiles and shrugs.

“It has been so many years now, I can’t keep count,” she says with a laugh. “Fixating on anniversaries isn’t very rock ‘n’ roll, so I try not to. We made short-term plans, worked day by day and didn’t plan too much and before we knew it, 30-plus years had gone by. It never crossed our minds when we started that we’d be doing this for a long time … or quitting.”

Continue reading: https://www.japantimes.co.jp/culture/2016/03/20/music/shonen-knife-heads-out-on-a-new-adventure/

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