Born in Nagano, Japan, Masanao Matsushita started playing drums when he was in high school. After graduating from Wako university, he moved to the USA to study at the renowned LA Music Academy.
Coming back to Japan he has formed his own futuristic band, Yasei Collective. The band's radically new and unique approach to instrumental music created a buzz, leading them onto the stage of major festivals such as Fuji Rock. Masa's career and skill has been acclaimed by domestic and international artists. He belongs to a new generation of Japanese drummers to watch out for.
Masa is using a mix of all Byzance series cymbals. Check out his artist profile for more info.
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