Music Video of the Moment

Music Video of the Moment

Even if you think you’ve never heard of Kishi Bashi, you’ve likely heard his music. The hugely talented multi-instrumentalist and songwriter creates musical soundscapes that have been used in commercials for Microsoft Windows, Sony, and Smart cars. Kishi Bashi is also the singer and founding member of the synth-rock group Jupiter One. As a solo musician and singer, he’s almost impossible to pin down to any one genre or style. While his concerts are packed with enthusiastic followers who sing along to his songs and practice synchronized arm waving, up until now he’s largely been a classic case of “big in Japan.” We think this song and video from his newly released album “LIghght” is about to change that. Prepare to philosophize and chemicalize…

By Jorge Socarras