“A super cute and stylish road house jazz in the countryside! ]
There are sunny days and rainy days. And tonight, The Hot Shots' long-awaited new work that swings under the moonlight!
Chie, Shimomachi daughter, who loved 50 ’s R & R, formed a long-awaited band. Traveling in and out of the country by pulling a 7-inch board produced independently. Soon, NRBQ's Terry Adams caught his eye and made his national debut with his produce. While basing on roots music that he loves, he gradually opened up new fields.
New members and New sound
guitar: Naoya kawakami
guitar: Youcihiro Matsuima
banjo: Tatsuya kuwabara
bass: Youki akaboshi
Released “teen street” from clang
chie tour the u.s.a
with terry adams rock & rolll quartet
Released 4th album “Teen Street” from Vivid sound Japan.produced by Terry adams of nrbq.
Backup Rosie Flores from the U.S.A.
Backup Randy Weeks from the U.s.a
American tour They play at Big Music festival in Austin TX called SXSW 5 shows in Austin TX (Cheapo discs, D & L's Texas music cafe, Caribbean lights, Elysium, The Parlor)
Terry Adams (NRBQ) with The Hot Shots featuring Tom "The Time Bomb" Staley tour
Iron Horse Music Hall MA, Turning Point NY
Hotel Hammarstarand, Droskan Umea, IOGT Enviken, Village Vasteras, Akkurat Stockholm Rockland sala, Wienerbageriet Ronneby, Fredmans Uppsala, Holmarnas Folkets Park Skutskar
Kongo Saetervika, Feelgood Halden
u.s.a tour (Narrows Center in Ma, Iron Horse Music Hall in MA, The Continental club in TX) Opening NRBQ Show in Japan
They released the third album "Jubilee!" From U.S. Sundazed label.
U.S.A tour (Wild Weekend in CT, Iron Horse Music Hall in MA, Blues Cruise in NY, and North by Northwes in NJ).
They released an album "Feel You Around Me" from their own label, which was the rehearsal recorded at the home of the band members.
U.S.A tour (as an opening act for NRBQ) at Knitting Factory in Hollywood, Winston in San Diego.
They recorded an album at Sonora Studio in L.A.with Terry Adams in NRBQ as a producer.Many guests joined the recording including Terry himself on the piano, the legendary R & B drummer Earl Palmer, and Skip Heller on the guitar
They released the first album "Wise Up, Watch Out" from U.S. Dionysus Record.They were featured for 4 pages in U.S. "V / SEARCH" Swing! Special.
"Woop-Ass Joe" joined the band. Appearance at "Grease Ball", an annual big rockabilly festival at Bimbo's in San Francisco.
They recorded their first album at Ecco-Fonic Studio in L.A.with Deke Dickerson (Hightone Records) as a producer.
They released the first single "Lovie Lovie" from their own label.The second single "Why don't you haul off and love me" was released from Dionysus Label (the single caught attention of NRBQ, and they recorded an album with Terry Adams as a producer).
They toured in U.S.A, playing 7 shows (The Casbah in San Diego, The Foothill in Long Beach, The Blue Cafe in LongBeach, Jack's Sugar Shack in Hollywood, The Bottom of the Hill in San Francisco, The Chameleon in San Francisco)
Chie and Enocky (the guitarist from a surf band called "Jackie & The Cedrics") formed the band together.