Kimo Muraki is Hawaiian born and Idaho raised, currently based in Seattle. He is a performer, multi-instrumentalist, vocalist, composer, arranger, private instructor, actor, live and studio musician actively recording for major labels and independent artists as well as his own original works.
Muraki is currently, or has been, a contributing member for bands/artists such as: Fences, Super Sonic Soul Pimps, The Maldives, Shaprece, Surrealized (among others), and is a founding member of Marmalade, the longest running funk/soul residency in the history of the Seattle music scene.
Muraki performs in his own original projects as a composer/vocalist/multi-instrumentalist.
These projects are:
"Kimo Muraki" (currently solo, former front man of the psych-folk ensemble “Tiny Messengers”) visit: kimomuraki.bandcamp.com
"Surrealized" (electro-synthpop) visit: surrealized.com
Between the two he has independently released three EP’s, three full length albums, and has shared the stage with artists such as St. Vincent, Bonobo, Yppah, Cotton Jones, Buffalo Tom, Langhorne Slim, Sophie Barker of Zero 7, Vic Chesnutt and many more.