UBI&FU

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UBI&FU - Rock Worldmusic Live Act in Kasukabe, Saitama

UBI&FU Short Info

FU was formed in Japan in 2002, and changed its name to "UBI&FU" in 2013. FU means From Unconsciousness, For U, From the Universe, etc... Most of their songs come from Ubi Quitous's dream.

UBI&FU has performed at music festivals in many countries including
NXNE 2012 and 2013, Indie Week 2011 and 2014(Canada), SpringScream 2012 and 2013(Taiwan), Midi Festival 2014(China), Tazigen Festival vol.2 in NY2014(USA), and ROCKGODDAM2012, 2013, Tazigen Festival 2013(Japan).

UBI sings with Japanese ancient style called "Yuri / Nabiki", which he acquired naturally and later he knows it's his ancestor who coordinated it. The style is especially used in Noh.

The 3rd album " LOVE I LOVE" was produced by Malcolm Burn, a Grammy-award winning producer, who has worked with Bob Dylan, Daniel Lanois, Emmylou Harris, etc. FU is the first band that Malcolm Burn produces in the sphere of Asia.

" FU craft a lustrous, epic, major label-worthy record..." " FU run the gamut of Westernized modern rock, finding a proverbial connection with the listener..." (exclaim! mag / Canada)

" Its not possible to really categorize the sound achieved by the band, working with Grammy Award winning producer Malcolm Burn. Think Muse with invented language." ('Round Magazine / USA)

“I was hypnotized by their innovative melodies and unique singing style. I have not yet seen anything like this before."(Music Psychos / Canada)

"If you are looking for something unpretentious and true, UBI&FU is the right thing for you." (The Scene Magazine / Canada)

UBI&FU performed at Spring Scream 2012 and 2013, one of Taiwan's largest international festivals. The band toured in China in 2013 more than 16 shows including solo performances of UBI Quitous.

On May 6th, UBI Quitous organized a music festival called "Tazigen festival", vol.1 in Tokyo, Japan in 2013.

UBI&FU performed at NXNE 2013 in Toronto, Canada, after that UBI toured in America (NYC and Philly), then went to perform in China with Uta旋灵木(悬铃木).

UBI&FU performed at MIDI festival, one of the biggest music festival in China on Jan 1st 2014. After that UBI embarked a solo tour in south part of China until Feb.

From the end of 2013, UBI has been touring extensively in China and work there most of the year playing live and in the studio. He played the guitar for notable Chinese musicians including Hang On The Box挂在盒子上 and Uta旋灵木(悬铃木).

From September to December 2014, UBI was based in NYC to spread his music to the USA. UBI has performed at the Village Underground in NYC and World Cafe in Philadelphia to a full house and a great reaction from the audience. He also organized Tazigen Festival vol. 2 in NYC, USA in November.

In 2015 UBI will tour in China from February and Europe from May, and will organize "Tazigen Festival vol.3" in Berlin, Germany in August.

FU was formed in Japan in 2002, and changed its name to "UBI&FU" in 2013. FU means From Unconsciousness, For U, From the Universe, etc... Most of their songs come from Ubi Quitous's dream.

UBI&FU has performed at music festivals in many countries including
NXNE 2012 and 2013, Indie Week 2011 and 2014(Canada), SpringScream 2012 and 2013(Taiwan), Midi Festival 2014(China), Tazigen Festival vol.2 in NY2014(USA), and ROCKGODDAM2012, 2013, Tazigen Festival 2013(Japan).

UBI sings with Japanese ancient style called "Yuri / Nabiki", which he acquired naturally and later he knows it's his ancestor who coordinated it. The style is especially used ...

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Past Gigs UBI&FU

  • 08 | 2015 Berlin, Germany Tazigen Festival vol.3
  • 08 | 2015 Berlin, Germany Tazigen Festival vol.3
  • 08 | 2015 Berlin, Germany Tazigen Festival vol.3
  • 05 | 2015 Tokyo, Japan Harajuku CROCODILE
  • 11 | 2014 NewYork, USA Tazigen Festival vol.2
  • 10 | 2014 Toronto, Canada Indie Week 2014
  • 01 | 2014 Shenzhen, China Midi Festival
  • 06 | 2013 Toronto, Canada NXNE2013
  • 05 | 2013 Tokyo, Japan Tazigen Festival vol.1
  • 04 | 2013 Taiwan Spring Scream 2013
  • 06 | 2012 Toronto, Canada NXNE2012
  • 04 | 2012 Taiwan Spring Scream 2012
  • 10 | 2011 Toronto, Canada Indie Week 2011

Discography UBI&FU

  • 2013 The Ubi Quitous World Album | IZIGEN MUSIC
  • 2012 FU 10th Anniversary EP EP | IZIGEN MUSIC
  • 2011 FU ON THE EARTH!!! Full Edition Album | IZIGEN MUSIC
  • 2010 LOVE I LOVE Album | IZIGEN MUSIC
  • 2008 LOVE CHILDREN Album | IZIGEN MUSIC
  • 2006 LOVE DIVINE Album | IZIGEN MUSIC

Media

  • Video ゆび きたす UBI QUITOUS 遊日 氣多寿 a...
  • Video UBI&FU "C U in the Garden" ...
  • Sound Cozmic Mountain
  • Sound On No Words
  • Sound ナムナム(Namu Namu)
  • Video UBI Quitous ゆび きたす 遊日氣多寿 at...

Fan Radar

650 Fans
886 Plays
379 Follower

Origin

  • Kasukabe, Saitama JP

Founded

  • 2002

Members

  • UBI Quitous Vocal & Guitar
  • Tekere Two Bass Player
  • Manche Drum Player