Tag Archive: shinshoku dolce

Feb 02

[interview] Lolitawork with Kanon Wakeshima

Kanon Wakeshima, a beloved gothic Lolita model and protégé of Mana, keeps busy. She released her second album Shoujo Jikake no Libretto – Lolitawork Libretto last July. It’s a fairy tale and coming-of-age story that carefully works love, frustration and hidden messages into its pop sound. Wakeshima collaborated with another Kanon, the former bassist of …

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Jul 21

[interview] Kanon Wakeshima – A Doll's Story

Adorable, sweet and cute are what you think when you first see Kanon Wakeshima. Her dress is an exclusive design from Mana (Moi-même-Moitié). The floor length gown is blood red and it hugs her tiny waist before blossoming out like a rose around her. Sitting daintily atop her head is a matching hat with lace …

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May 11

[press release] Cellist/Vocalist Kanon Wakeshima to Make US Debut at Otakon

Baltimore, MD (May 11, 2009) – Rising star Kanon Wakeshima will make her US debut at Otakon 2009. Wakeshima brings a unique and haunting sound composed of baroque cello, strong vocals, and electronic arrangements. A promising newcomer who took up the cello at age 3, Wakeshima began performing at age 15, splitting her time between …

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Apr 15

[Review] Kanon Wakeshima: Shinshoku Dolce

Kanon Wakeshima is an adorably cute yet dark gothic lolita who plays the cello and sings.  At least that’s the exciting bit that will rope you into picking up her debut album, Shinshoku Dolce. Classically trained since the age of three, Kanon Wakeshima is a very good cellist.  The intro, “Sweet Ticket,”  is a stately …

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