Showa 44




Featuring Carl Dewhurst and Simon Barker, Showa 44 utilise tuned metallic resonances, rhythmic densities and spontaneous invention via electric guitar and percussion to manifest compelling and evocative soundscapes. Showa 44 are increasingly becoming recognized as one of Australia’s foremost creative ensembles.Since forming in 2001, Showa 44 have released two Cds of improvised duets through Kimnara records: “Showa 44 & Ormus” and have performed at major festivals in Australia and abroad.