• 94日前 第8のGCLiveギッグ来週の土曜日!皆さん、是非ひてね!!
  • 94日前 Daihachi @ GCLive coming up! Saturday June 4th - don't miss it!
  • 123日前 2016.5.7 12:30~ daihachi 2016.5.7 14:00~ oki morino miyaishi ( itimiya masumidasan)
  • 131日前 5/7(土)12時半~ 杜の宮市(一宮市:真清田神社)
  • 159日前 関西へ!土曜日、大阪のなんばや、日曜日、京都のネガポジ。来てね!!
  • 162日前 今日!辺野古反対コンサート。栄「もちのき広場」〜5:00
  • 193日前 明日!第8@「みのや北村酒店」大曽根駅6番出口

第8の春 活躍満々!
Daihachi Spring Campaign!


5月7日(土)、第8@「杜の宮市」 7th May, Daihachi at Miya no Mae Ichi:
● TIME... 7th May (Saturday) from ~12:30
● PLACE... 『一宮市:真清田神社』in Ichinomiya.

5月14日(土)、第8@「Enbeach」 14th May, Daihachi at Enbeach in Toyohashi:
● TIME... 14th May (Saturday) from ~7:00PM
● PLACE... 『豊橋:神野新田』in Toyohashi.

6月4日(土)、第8@「辺野古基地反対MUSIC集会」 4th June, Daihachi at Oppose Henoko Concert:
● TIME... 4th June (Saturday) 11時~16時 
● PLACE... 『栄広場:三越北側の小広場』in Sakae.

6月4日(土)、第8@「GCLive」 4th June, Daihachi at GC Live:
● TIME... 4th June (same day - Saturday) from ~7:00PM
● PLACE... 『GC Live』in ShinSakae.

We've uploaded some songs to YouTube from our March 2013 gig at Tokuzo. Links below↓

Come Together & Indo Zo
Kane no Kuni
Chikara zuyoi Otoko to Onna
Niju man nen mae

30周年記念コンサートの写真、得三で。 Shots from our 30th anniversary gig at Tokuzo, May 2010.

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What's Daihachi Ryodan?

●We're often asked what kind of band Daihachi are, but it's pretty difficult to answer. Most of our stuff is original but we play songs by all kinds of other people too. Genre? Rock, really, but with Middle East, African, Rap, Reggae and other things mixed in. (Bit of Enka?) We're up for anything really.

●The name? It goes back to the Spanish Civil War in the 1930s. At that time there was a democratically elected Socialist government in power, which General Franco's fascist army was trying to overthrow. The International Brigade which gathered from all over the world to support the Socialist government, including such writers as George Orwell, was named the 8th Brigade, or "Daihachi Ryodan" in Japanese.
(With help from Hitler, Franco won anyway, and was in power till he died in 1975!)

●Members? Tero on guitar and vocals, John also guitar and vocals, Ojika on bass, Ishimaru on drums and Maruichi on drums and percussion. Twin drums and (nothing to do with music) front line all over 180cm. It's not all that long since this line-up took shape but you could say we're at some kind of peak.






  • 沖てる夫(vo.g)
  • ジョン・クローリー(vo.g)
  • 丸市(d.per)
  • 石丸きゅう(d)
  • 小鹿まこと(b)
  • 鵜飼恭子(acc.)

Daihachi Ryodan Profile

Formed in 1980; at that time played in university festivals, events etc., with mostly original material with a strong "message" element, often about environmental or social problems, together with songs by the Beatles, Bob Dylan, Bob Marley etc.
With a lot of improvisation, the band had a special "Daihachi" sound. However, in 1986, for members' various personal reasons, the band broke up resulting in a 10-year gap till Dec. 1996.

While incorporating new elements, the distinctive, loose sound remains.
Now a fairly leisurely schedule results in concerts two or three times a year, often at Tokuzo in Imaike, Nagoya.

Band Members

  • Oki Teruo: vocals,guitar
  • John Crawley: guitar,vocals
  • Maruichi: drums,percussion
  • Kyu Ishimaru: drums
  • Makoto Ojika: bass
  • Kyoko Ukai: accordion