July 28th, 2012

Show #415

Tippi Toes - Primus
Pop Tune - Shonen Knife
Miracles - Shonen Knife
Banana Chips - Shonen Knife
Public Bath - Shonen Knife
Lazybone - Shonen Knife
(Love Is Like A) Heat Wave - Shonen Knife
Capybara - Shonen Knife
All You Can Eat - Shonen Knife
Explosion! - Shonen Knife
Blue Oyster Cult - Shonen Knife
Flying Jelly Attack - Shonen Knife
Economic Crisis - Shonen Knife
Who Me? - Buckethead

Featuring: Dustin Wilmes, Stewart Hunt, Emily Myers, Nora Myers & Juston Cline

This installment of The Five Count featured an exclusive interview with Naoko Yamano. Naoko is best known as the founder, guitarist, and singer for the legendary band Shonen Knife. Hailing from Osaka, Japan, Shonen Knife has been a staple of the underground music scene for more than 30 years, touring with bands like Nirvana, Fugazi, Redd Kross, and Sonic Youth. During the show she discussed how she formed the band, why food and cuddly animals have such a big influence on her songwriting, and how Shonen Knife has lasted more than 30 years in the rock world. East met West on The Five Count!