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Etsuko Nakanishi

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Birth name  Etsuko Nakanishi
Instruments  Drums, vocals
Associated acts  Shonen Knife
Role  Drummer
Also known as  Ettchan
Years active  2005–present
Name  Etsuko Nakanishi
Music group  Shonen Knife
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Born  July 11, 1977 (age 38) Nara Prefecture, Japan (1977-07-11)
Occupation(s)  Drummer, backing vocalist
Genres  Pop punk, Alternative rock, Indie pop
People also search for  Naoko Yamano, Atsuko Yamano, Michie Nakatani
Albums  Let's Knife, 712, Osaka Ramones, Yama‑no Attchan, Burning Farm

etsuko nakanishi

Etsuko Nakanishi (中西悦子, Nakanishi Etsuko, born July 11, 1977) is a drummer known most recently for being in the Japanese rock trio Shonen Knife.


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She initially began her career with Shonen Knife as one of many temporary drummers, first playing with the group on January 30, 2005 during a show in Osaka with The Shins. Etsuko was chosen as a permanent drummer for the band on March 24, 2006, a tenure which lasted until April 9, 2010, when she left the band. She is a former member of the Japanese band Pink Panda.

Personal life

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Her favorite bands include Rage Against the Machine, Red Hot Chili Peppers, Beat Crusaders, Metallica, Wonder Girls and Namie Amuro.


Space Christmas
Bad Luck Song
Top of the World
Mass Communication Breakdown
Giant Kitty
Messy Room
The Queen of Darkness
Loop Di Loop
My Favorite Town
Chinese Disco
Jet Shot
Catnip Dream
Nya Nya
Concrete Animals
Ramones Forever
Elmer Elevator
Burning Farm
Flying Jelly Attack
Chinese Song
Wonder Wine
Daydream Believer
Sekai Chizu
Like a Cat
Riding On The Rocket
Mango Juice
Mushroom Hair Cut
Perfect Freedom
Rock Society
Tortoise Brand Pot Cleaner’s Theme
Broccoli Man


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