||Nikki Matsumoto (Vocals, Biwa, Guitar) :
Born in Chiba. He formed his first rock band at the age of 14. Moved to California when he was 18, and played with American musicians in Los Angeles area throughout mid 80’s and 90’s.. The main brain behind Rock Of Asia. A composer, lyricist, vocalist, producer, plays guitar, biwa, bass, keyboards, etc..
Also an activist and volunteer, member of several NGO’s . He has been involved
in human rights activities helping Africans mainly. Last year spent time
with volunteer groups right after the Tsunami disaster in Japan, worked
with the Turkish rescue team and other NGO’s in the disaster area
He believes that people are the same everywhere in the world. Music is
a great tool to make people get united and Rock Of Asia can prove it, he