Live Video: Cibo Matto

Live Video
03/13/2014
Janice Headley
photo by Victoria Holt (view set)

It's been over a decade since New York darlings Cibo Matto mixed up their unique batch of hip-hop-infused cocktail-pop. What have they been up to since their 1999 album, Stereo ★ Type A? With downcast eyes and a wink, vocalist Miho Hatori confessed to KEXP, "Well, we were in jail." Bandmate Yuka Honda quickly picked up on the ruse, "We worked out..." "...Read lots of Bibles..." "...Learned how to cook with the smallest equipment." While the "Cibo Matto" name may have been locked away, these quirky, playful ladies showed their creative spirit is as free as ever with a set of songs from their brand new release, Hotel Valentine. Watch below:

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