Kansai Music Conference 9/14-9/17

This weekend is the annual Kansai Music Conference. It’s an event where artists from the world over gather in Osaka, Japan and perform, attend discussions, seminars and network.

I will be there as a sound engineer at several of the venues.

Check out the website and come on through this weekend



Chemical Reaction Free DL

Chemical Reaction has just released our first project for free download through the label LowHighWho
They put out some really interesting artists and it’s an honor to present you our first official offering this way. Go here: http://lowhighwho.jugem.jp/?eid=221
Download this and share it with your friends.

Thank you in advance from David Whitaker and DJ Tamu

New Music, Lives!

There is New Chemical Reaction music is on 術ノ穴presents HELLO!!! VOL.5 http://t.co/dYWIzYhF check that out. If you have been reading my scantly posted entries, you know that I have started a vlog called Work en Progress. It’s posted on SocialCam and YouTube. Check that out.

On Sunday, August 26, I will be performing with one of my favorite keyboardists, Yuki Nambu at Scotch Bank in Ginza. We’ll be doing for sets of Jazz standards and some less standard material. The first stage will start from 7pm. Come and see David sing.

More information will be posted as quickly as I get it.

That’s it for now. Go on Facebook and like The “Love Made Music” and “Love Enabled” pages.

Be and stay blessed

New Shows announcement

7/5- Premium @ Pink Cow – Shibuya (Live)
7/15 Gamusofest @ Gamuso – Asagaya (Live + Love Enabled)

As I get the full details, I will update as individual posts

Keep up on Twitter @lovemademusic

Love Made Music
Love Enabled

Love Made Music update

The lovemademusic.com HP is soon to be overhauled. I will be working to beautify and simplify it.

In other news…

This Friday (4/27) I will be performing at Tokyo American Club with members of Before Sunset Storys (LaTonya Whitaker and Schanita Simmons-Ramos) and also Jett Edwards.
The event is Still Jammin for Japan

On the Friday (5/4) I’ll be hosting and performing at King George’s Open Mic in Omiya. It starts from 8pm and it’s free.

Finally, on Saturday (5/5) if you are in Kansai, I will be performing at the 2nd annual KMC/ UNICEF charity drive on the Dotonbori riverbank in front of Donkihote 
My time is at 12pm.

All the detailed info is on http://lovemademusic.com

Be blessed

New Live Announcement!

1st Sunday in March (3/4) from 5-9pm, come and enjoy a great early evening event at the Ruby Room in Shibuya.

The event is called Uttori Twilight
This event is intended for the ladies.


Get there early. Chemical Reaction will lead the show off. We are going to premier new songs.

The cover is 1500円 for ladies. 2000円 for the guys.

Full details in English and 日本語では

I look forward to seeing you there.

New Show Announcements!



On Saturday 12/10, I will be performing @ the Pink Cow for Blue. This is a charity event put on by JAR (Japan Association for Refugees)

On Christmas day, 12/25- Before Sunset Storys will be having a Gospel live @ Jazzspot J in Shinjuku.

Live Announcement!

This Saturday and next Sunday- 10/29 & 11/6 Before Sunset Storys will be performing at Softwind in Roppongi.

The show on the 29th is already sold out.

The 11/6 show is going to be sold out soon. Space is limited.

Go to the Softwind homepage through the link above and try to reserve yourself a seat.

Before Sunset Storys is:
Teekay Takayama (piano)
Akiss (guitar)
David Whitaker (vocal/ percussion)
LaTonya Whitaker (vocal)
Schanita (vocal)

Also, on Saturday 11/5, I will be performing with SOHCH in Senju @ GUNGNIR