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Keiji Haino forms R&B group, performs Little Richard, Wilson Pickett covers

Keiji Haino is reported to have formed an R&B covers group, who performed at his annual end of year show in Tokyo. The five piece group, Hardy Soul, with Haino on vocals and guitar, performed a set including covers of "When A Man Loves A Woman", "Lucille", "Land Of 1000 Dances", "In The Midnight Hour" and more. A full tracklist and review of the show is online (in Japanese) here.