As Short Pants Party 2.0 looms upon us, we continue to introduce our all of our spectacular performers!
“Tokyo’s one and only indie girl’s DJ club”
This is Sumire,founding member of our favorite indie girl gang, Twee Grrrls Club. She’s back for her 2nd Tokyoheads interview, so get to know her a bit more before she’s got you dancing your socks off at SECO this Saturday!
1- What is going to be big this year?
Anorak, like every year!
2- Who is your favorite musician of all time?
Vashtie Bunyan and Glo-worms.
3- Where is your favorite place in Tokyo?
Beat Cafe! I can’t live without talking to Mr Gensho!
4- What are you favorite fashion brands/styles?
The Like / Marin Girls / She And Him. It’s girlie, but not too much.
5- What is the last thing you bought?
Cakes for my boyfriend.
6- What is the last song you listened to?
Dig Me Out by Sleater-Kinney.
7- Who are the coolest people in Tokyo at the moment?
Oh… it’s a very difficult question… none right now. I love girls DJs all the time, but no one special… I wanna find someone!
8- Please recommend something new to our readers.
‘Ice Cream Shouts’ from Kyoto… it’s my new favorite band!
And The New House guys always amaze me!!
9- Fuji Rock or Summer Sonic?
Fuji Rock is very far from Tokyo, but much better than Summer Sonic!
10- Tokyo or Osaka?
TOKYO, it’s my hometown, and my shop, Violet & Claire, is in Tokyo!
Finally, what do you never leave your house without?
My favorite band badges.
Thanks again Sumire! We’re looking forward to your set at SPP2.0!
For more… check out the TGC blog.