If you have a chance, definitely check out Kapiw & Apappo -First Live- at the Jazz Cafe This Is in Kushiro, Hokkaido TONIGHT, August 21 (Sunday).
Kapiw and Apappo are Emi Toko and Fukiko Goukon, two sisters from the Ainu village in Akan. Emi lives in Tokyo and is a renowned singer, while Fukiko is active in Ainu traditions while running the Ainu cafe Poronno in Akan. Having been raised steeped in Ainu tradition, both are excellent singers that will come together for the first time on stage for a rare performance.
KAPIW & APAPPO
Date: August 21, 2011 (Sunday)
Time: 18:00 OPEN / 18:30 START
Venue: Jazz Cafe This Is
(8-1 Sakae-machi, Kushiro)
Admission: 2,000 yen (including 1 drink)
Contact: Arts Cafe Poronno, TEL: 0154-67-2159