Does anyone know the name of this shamisen player?
Pretty sure that’s Hanawa Chie, yo.
Yes this person is Chie Hanawa
This is not really a song but a nice extract from the movie Ichi (2008) where the main role, Ichi herself, plays the shamisen
This is an odd one. A women’s wrestling match begins with a shamisen solo and then the gentleman plays for the duration of the match.
This could be interesting, a “stay home” shamisen live video starting in 8 hours