Yo Yasuda Bass / Fretless Bass, Electronic Percussion
Tokyo born Yo Yasuda is an accomplished studio musician and tasteful live performer. In 1994, he was instrumental in forming the popular band Perfect World with former members of the popular Okinawan band, Island. In 1995 he performed with Kohsetsu Minami, trumpet player Terumasa Hino, and rock duo "KiX-S" on NHK's television program "Asia Live."
His musical resume also includes performances with the Ritz, Shigeaki Nishidomari, Acoustic M, Yutaka, Maria Howell, Dave Ralston, Kosetsu Minami, and Mitsuo Nakajima. Yo has also performed with pop/jazz stars from mainland Japan including top guitarist Hirokuni Korekata, Terumasa Hino, and vocalist Shinon.