The Wire

The world's greatest print and online music magazine. Independent since 1982


Photographs of late altoist Kaoru Abe exhibited in Tokyo

Photographer Yuji Itsumi (who has contributed to The Wire) is exhibiting his images of late improvising saxophonist Kaoru Abe in Tokyo. The images are taken from Itsumi's recently published book Out To Lunch, which documents his images of Abe, along with pictures taken in Berlin in the 1970s. The exhibition shows at Galaxy in Jingumae, Tokyo, 1–8 Nov. More info on the book here.