Akira Ishikawa

Akira Ishikawa

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Japanese jazz drummer, session drummer. Born in Kanagawa Yokosuka. November 10, 1934 - February 10, 2002.
He joined Shin Matsumoto and New Pacific on drums. This was his musician debut.
After that he travels across the band with Akira Miyazawa Modern Allstars, Toshio Hosaka and Emanaries.
Later he became active as Toshiyuki Miyama and New Hard drummer.
After that he joined the Count Four and
he formed a band with the session members at that time called Akira Ishikawa And The Gentures
(meaning local people gathering). This was his band leader group.
This was the band that became the base of Akira Ishikawa & Count Buffaloes.
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Akira Ishikawa Discography

Albums

JPS-5192 Mieko Hirota, A. Ishikawa & His R&B All Stars* Mieko Hirota, A. Ishikawa & His R&B All Stars* - Exciting R&B Vol.2(LP, Album) Columbia JPS-5192 Japan 1969 Sell This Version
石川晶* & フローラルポップス'70* 石川晶* & フローラルポップス'70* - Drum Christmas Drum (ドラム クリスマス ドラム) (Album) Crown (3) Japan 1970 Sell This Version
SL-1313 ジョージ川口* = 石川晶* ジョージ川口* = 石川晶* - Drum & Drum(LP, Gat) Teichiku Records SL-1313 Japan 1970 Sell This Version
Akira Ishikawa ドラム運命ドラム (Drum Classic Drum) (Album) Crown (3) Japan 1971 Sell This Version
C-1031 石川晶*, フリーダム・ユニティー* 石川晶*, フリーダム・ユニティー* - Power Rock With Drums キリマンジャロへの道(LP, Album, Promo) Canyon C-1031 Japan 1971 Sell This Version
JPS-5230 T. Inomata*, A. Ishikawa*, T. Tabata* T. Inomata*, A. Ishikawa*, T. Tabata* - Driving Drums(LP, Album, Gat) Columbia JPS-5230 Japan 1971 Sell This Version
Akira Ishikawa Drums Method Columbia Japan 1972 Sell This Version
DLP-1220 Akira Ishikawa & Floral Pops'70 Akira Ishikawa & Floral Pops'70 - Drum Classic Drum(LP, Album) Diresa DLP-1220 Spain 1973 Sell This Version
C-5026 Koichi Oki, Akira Ishikawa Koichi Oki, Akira Ishikawa - Koichi Oki Meets [GX-707](LP, Album, Gat) Canyon C-5026 Japan 1974 Sell This Version
TLP-592, CD4B-5076 マイティ・サラダ・シンジケート, Akira Ishikawa, Shuichi Murakami, Jun Fukamachi マイティ・サラダ・シンジケート, Akira Ishikawa, Shuichi Murakami, Jun Fukamachi - Soul On!(LP, Album, Quad) Victor, Victor TLP-592, CD4B-5076 Japan 1974 Sell This Version
Akira Ishikawa Back To Rhythm (Album) Columbia Japan 1975 Sell This Version
COCB-54023 Akira Ishikawa Rock, Rock '70(CD) Columbia COCB-54023 Japan 2012 Sell This Version
JRS-7058 Akira Ishikawa African Rock(LP) Rca JRS-7058 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
CJP-1159〜60 Jimmy Takeuchi, Kiyoshi Tanaka, Hajime Ishimatsu, Kazuyoshi Okayama, Sadakazu Tabata, Akira Ishikawa, Motohiko Hino, George Ohtsuka, Masahiko Togashi, Takeshi Inomata Jimmy Takeuchi, Kiyoshi Tanaka, Hajime Ishimatsu, Kazuyoshi Okayama, Sadakazu Tabata, Akira Ishikawa, Motohiko Hino, George Ohtsuka, Masahiko Togashi, Takeshi Inomata - 10大ドラマーベストセレクション(2xLP, Gat) Union Records (3) CJP-1159〜60 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
CJP-1018~9 Sadakazu Tabata, Jimmy Takeuchi, Motohiko Hino, Akira Ishikawa, Hajime Ishimatsu Sadakazu Tabata, Jimmy Takeuchi, Motohiko Hino, Akira Ishikawa, Hajime Ishimatsu - Top Drummer Best 5(2xLP) Union Records (3) CJP-1018~9 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
CJP-1116〜7 Sadakazu Tabata, Akira Ishikawa, Motohiko Hino, Seiji Tanaka, Hajime Ishimatsu, Jimmy Takeuchi Sadakazu Tabata, Akira Ishikawa, Motohiko Hino, Seiji Tanaka, Hajime Ishimatsu, Jimmy Takeuchi - Drum New Standard Deluxe 24(2xLP, Gat) Union Records (3) CJP-1116〜7 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
MX-4010 Takeshi Inomata, Akira Ishikawa, Sadakazu Tabata, Seiji Tanaka Takeshi Inomata, Akira Ishikawa, Sadakazu Tabata, Seiji Tanaka - Drum Festival By Big 4(LP, Quad, Gat) Teichiku Records MX-4010 Japan Unknown Sell This Version
UPS-1155-J Akira Ishikawa ガッツ・ドラム(LP, Album, Gat) Union Records (3) UPS-1155-J Japan Unknown Sell This Version
CDX-2504 猪俣猛*石川晶*田中清司*石松元* 猪俣猛*石川晶*田中清司*石松元* - 4大ドラマー ヒット・ポップス・スペシャル / 4 Big Drumers Hit Pops Special(LP, Quad, Gat) Teichiku Records CDX-2504 Japan Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

SF-72 マイティ・サラダ・シンジケート, Akira Ishikawa, Shuichi Murakami, Jun Fukamachi マイティ・サラダ・シンジケート, Akira Ishikawa, Shuichi Murakami, Jun Fukamachi - Funky Horse / Soul Power(7") Victor SF-72 Japan 1974 Sell This Version

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