London duo Tokyo Taboo’s comprise of singer Dolly Daggerz and guitarist Mickey Danger are joined by a band for their live shows. Dolly takes inspiration from iconic performers–from Heart, to David Bowie, and Karen O–while Mickey simply loves a good riff. Tokyo Taboo is a perfect amalgamation of Dolly and Mickey’s influences that are inspired by Manga, Japanese culture, drag and 80s fashion, with an image that equals the intense vibrancy of what you hear on record.
Tokyo Taboo’s upcoming album, Whiskeywas recorded in California by Noah Shain (whose most recent production Badflower’s ‘Ghost’ recently occupied the Number 1 spot in the US rock chart). The album showcases how the band have really honed their sound since their debut, developing musical layers and refining production to create something utterly unique.
Whiskey is out now via TT Records.