高校時代を英国ブライトンで過ごす。20代はロンドンに住み、 国営放送BBCで日本向けローカライゼーションを行う。同時期、 音楽活動も行い、全曲自作自演のソロ・アルバム“
Ken Nishikawa is a filmmaker, composer, radio presenter, radio/ TV director and translator currently based in Tokyo, Japan. He worked for the BBC whilst living in London in the 90’s. Having moved to Tokyo just before the millennium, he further worked with most of major radio stations in Tokyo area. He hosted a weekly electronic/experimental music programme “Massiveloop” for 13 years. He has also directed numerous music programmes on TV including documentaries on Paul McCartney, the Rolling Stones and Nirvana for MTV. Ken worked on an award-winning fiction “Ghostroads – a Japanese Rock’n’Roll Ghost Story” in 2017 as co-director, editor, sound-designer and translator for Japanese/ English subtitles. Ken has just finished making a feature documentary named “Matsuchiyo ‒ Life of a Geisha”. His electro-pop/rock unit “NIVA-tak”’s debut album is also scheduled to be released in 2018.
Matsuchiyo- Life of a Geisha to World Premiere at 2018 Raindance Film Festival London.
North Pacific / What Do you Do with a Manioc?
Ken's Music Links