News

Memphis Dreamin’

Miho is back from her incredible musical journey to the US.  Writing, learning, performing and recording with amazing artists in New Orleans, Memphis and Nashiville.  One of the highlights was of course the recording session at the legendary Sun Studio!!   “Memphis Dreamin” will be released as a 4 track EP soon.  We will keep you posted!

Mystery Banana Charted #13!!

Our brand new album “Mystery Banana” has entered the official NZ album chart at #13 in its first week of release!  Then at #19 in the following week!  What fantastic news to cap off our incredible week with sold-out tour including the Waiheke International Jazz Festival and the official album launch concert at the Tauranga National Jazz Festival during Easter weekend.  ”Mystery Banana” was recorded in Tokyo, Auckland and London, so come along with us as we take you across the globe on an MJO musical journey.  Thank you all SO much for your continuous support, we couldn’t do this without you!

Upcoming Tours

MJO South Island Summer Tour

A Happy New Year everyone!  Hope you are having an awesome time.  Thank you so much for your amazing support yet again this summer on our annual South Island Summer Jazzy Tour!  We had an incredible time performing to everyone down south and it was fantastic meeting new fans as well as returning to the amazing crowd of Woollaston Jazz & Blues Festival.  We are ever so grateful of your continuous encouragement and enthusiasm.  Your support also helped us reach #18 on the NZ Official album sales chart this week too!  We are now filled with positive energy, ready for even more “feel-good” music making in 2014.  Thank you and see you again very soon!!

EXIT 621 Album Success!

“EXIT 621″ has made a surprise entry onto the NZ official album sales chart ranking #19 in its first week of release (May 2013) and again at #18 in the New Year (Jan 2014) thanks to our ever-growing fan base and fantastic touring team.  Enter a new dimension in the world of jazz and experience eight instrumental tracks exploring Miho’s globe-trotting creative background in punk-ska, contemporary classical and world music.  This energetic fun packed instrumental album will take you on a very special musical journey!