Very excited to be the first featured artist for Nordstrand Pickups! Read the article here. My favorite pickups for my Beartrax & Ziggy are the custom NDC.
DANIEL ROSENBOOM QUINTET
we will be at THE MONTEREY JAZZ FESTIVAL and ANGEL CITY JAZZ FESTIVAL this year
So honored to be playing with the Daniel Rosenboom Quintet.
The new CD "Fire Keeper" is out now! Get your copy here!
SHARP THREE at LOTUS FESTIVAL 2014
BEST OF FUSION JAZZ 2013
Thank you for the kind selection!! Listed here.
Music Connection Magazine
Selected TOP 25 of 2013. Check out the list here.
30 min. feature on SHARP THREE! check it out here.
"ZERO COOL" is now on
new videos on SHARP THREE youtube page. Check out the web exclusive continuous fretboard cam from Kai's solo on BOOM! BUY THE DVD This DVD captures the recording session of "ZERO COOL" in it's entirety. It features 4 bonus takes from the session.
GOT MONK? first album now available on BANDCAMP!
Listen to the entire album and buy the digital download and other merch♪
BUY THE DVD This DVD captures GOT MONK? in its first concert in 2012.
ALL ABOUT JAZZ features
Fly By Night
Zihuatanejo International Guitar Festival
Goh Kurosawa and I are always excited to be part of Zihuatanejo International Guitar Festival 2013 and 2014 so far. Hope to be back in 2015!
WINTER NAMM 2014 & PROGRESSIVE NATION AT SEA 2014
GOT MONK? trio will be touring JAPAN Oct 20 ~ Nov. 2 2013!!
One of the most exciting projects that Kai is involved in, "GOT MONK?" will be touring in JAPAN again, this year as a trio. Our dear friend and trumpet player DANIEL ROSENBOOM cannot come with us but fear not, he is featured in the NEW ALBUM which will be avilable for the tour.
Also featured on the album is talented keyboardist AI OHNUMA of JAPAN. The album wil feature some new and old music written by the group's leader KAI KUROSAWA.
The group was featured in its entirety on ALL ABOUT JAZZ. Here is the video on youtube, enjoy!
SHARP THREE played an hour long music, live on KXLU 88.9FM hosted by Eddie Becton.
video from CREATIVE UNDERGROUND LOS ANGELES with the DANIEL ROSENBOOM GROUP
Brilliant Strings - first Sundays
If you live in LA, don't miss these exciting concerts put togetehr by GOH KUROSAWA!
CHUCK VAN HAECKE
TOSHIAKI KANAMARU and Kai have been playing together for years now, and organize the JAPAN TAP SEMINAR together each year in JAPAN.
It's a true pleasure to be working with COLLIDE since 2003, touring and working in the studio.
Check out Feisty Piranhas official website for shows and details. Kai has been working with the group since 2010, playing music and producing the videos.
kai (at) happysad.org