(Photo by Masahiro Ihara)
Miko is Rie Mitsutake. Her work has been released on revered labels Someone Good and Plop. She is one half of the duo Oh, Yoko! with Will Long. Rie and Ian met over six years ago and began collaborating and performing live. This led to Rie being the vocalist in soon to be released albums by Whalers Collective, Tiny Isles, and Rion.
Here's a little more about Miko (English):
Miko (Rie Mitsutake) is a Japanese female singer/songwriter and multi-instrumentalist from the outskirts of Tokyo. She creates music by weaving various kinds of instruments such as guitars, synthesizers, percussion and toys with her soft singing and catchy melodies into a colorful and playful sound. She released her debut album Parade from Japanese label PLOP in 2008, and her 2nd album called "Chandelier" from the Australian label Someone Good which was highly commended by many major media outlets including Pitchfork. In addition to her solo work, she has been working on collaborations with various musicians. Recently she has been making music with Will Long (Celer) as Oh,Yoko and released their album in early August 2013.
Here's a little more about Miko (Japanese):
To keep up-to-date with Miko releases and shows, please go to his site: