News release for The Soul Searchin' Talking Event:
Announcement of The Soul Searchin' Talking Aug 9, 2004

"The Soul Searchin' Talking Vol.3〜A Tribute To Donny Hathaway: The Legend Returns" Will Be Held In September 22nd.

Here comes the power of soul music, the beauty of soul music, the love of soul music with knowledgeable, informative talking with live music of greatest soulful voice in Tokyo. Panelists would dig and dig and dig into the music of Donny Hathaway and Kaleb James whose voice and piano are heard all over the Japan would play Donny's repertoire. Titled "The Legend Returns". A Moment you could never missed. Here comes the live performance almost nobody ever watched. Precious times of 2 hour-plus of only Donny's songs. Share your time with the legend.

Title Of Series Of Event: The Soul Searchin' Talking
Title Of This Event: The Soul Searchin' Talking Vol. 3 〜 A Tribute To Donny Hathaway: The Legend Returns"

Date: September 22nd, 2004 (Wednesday, pre-holiday)
Doors Open: 18:00
Talk Session & Live Music: First Set: 19:30-20:30 ,Second Set: 21:00-22:00
(Could stay for both sets. Contents of talking session and live music of two sets would be basically different. Seats would be reserved by making the reservation in advance by e mail and arrived by 19:00. Seats available about only 50)
Venue: Rakuya, Naka-Meguro, Tokyo, Japan
Address: 2-15-6, Kami-Meguro, Meguro-ku, Tokyo 153-0051 Japan
Phone: 03-3714-2607
Access: 5 minutes walk from Naka-Meguro station of Toyoko line. Off
Naka-Meguro station, toward Gotanda on Yamate Dori, Turn right toward Naka-Meguro Ginza, 3 more minitues walk on Naka-Meguro Ginza and you'll get Rakuya on right hand side.
Charge: 3,000 Yen plus order of your beverage
Event Organization: A Committee of Soul Searchin' Talking

MC: Shimada Naoko
Panelists: Yoshioka Masaharu (Music journalist)
: Uchida Eiichi (Commentator)
Special Music Performance: Kaleb James (Piano & Vocal)

Contents: Shimada, Uchida, Yoshioka would talk about Donny's music and while Kaleb James would play piano and sing Donny's music.

Reservation: Reservation is suggested. Please send us e mail to address below with following informations;
1) Your name and number of person who would attend. It would be very appreciated if you would provide us every members of e mail address.
2) Contact phone number on urgent. Number of a represent of group members would be fine.
3) How did you get to know this event. (through friends or web pages or else)

E mail address:

Confirmation: We'll send you confirmation of reservation.

See you on September 22nd at Raku-ya.