2007年にEP『follow the arrows and you will find the sun』でデビュー以降、 10枚のフルアルバムをリリース。RISING SUN ROCK FESTIVAL 2017、2018 in EZO (日本)、Culture Collide Festival 2013、2014 (アメリカ)、Zandari Festa 2017 (韓国)、PLAYTIME 2018(モンゴル) など野外フェスに多数出演し、ライブアーティストとして高い評価を得ている。 浮遊感のあるヴォーカル、ジャズやボサノヴァの要素、叙情的な独自のサウンドで多くの支持を獲得している。
SiMoN was born in Osaka, Japan, in 1977. He started playing piano when he was eight. After discovering alternative rock in his teens, he played in numerous bands before embarking on a solo career in 2004.
In the past eight years he has played over 900 shows in USA(Culture Collide Festival 2013,2014),Japan(RISING SUN ROCK FESTIVAL 2017,2018 in EZO),South Korea(Zandari Festa 2017),Mongolia(PLAYTIME 2018),Europe, Canada,China and Thailand.He has released ten albums and 1 EPs, as well as greatest hits albums in Japan.
SiMoN has shared stages with artists like Fun. Phoenix, Dinosaur Jr.,Cloud Nothings, Clap Your Hands Say Yeah,Nina Persson(The Cardigans), Laetitia Sadier(Stereolab),The Raveonettes,Rhye,De Lux,Rob Crow(Pinback),The fin. ...
Since April 2016, SiMoN has been based in Osaka, Japan. He loves to read books, watch films, listen to music and cooking.
「I think it's amazing, and like it very much. It is much inspired music, thanks for sharing it with me. Laetitia Sadier(Stereolab)」