Toshio Hirano, the Tokyo Yodeler

SF Weekly | June 17, 2009
Hirano is a poorly kept secret who nonetheless provokes the protective nature of his followers. The night I was at Amnesia, one young fan showed concern that I would increase Hirano's exposure, shaking his head and saying, "But he's our local treasure."

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