Space do Chant, Tobetsu & Wassamu


Tribal unit comprising Yuto Kimura (percussion & vocals) and Ya-man Shingo (guitar & vocals). The “Space” in their means universe, the “do” is the Japanese character for “ground” or “earth”, and the “Chant” refers to spiritual praying. Their performances combine indigenous and groovy rhythms, the poetry of prayer, and many musical genres, including affro, reggae, folk and polyphony. They started their activity under the name “Masato Shingo”, performing all around Japan, but changed moniker to “Space do Chant” in summer, 2012. They released their first album, also called “Space do Chant”, in September, 2013.