Rokket sized Bio'

Sheena & the Rokkets started off on the Eve of Sheena's birthday, Nov 22 1978

| 1978 | 1979 | 1980 | 1981 | 1982 | 1983 | 1984 | 1985 | 1986 | 1987 | 1988 | 1989 | 1990 | 1991 | 1992 | 1993 | | 1994 | 1995 | 1996 | 1997 | 1998 |1999 |2000 |2001 |

KOMPLETE BIOGRAPHY (Japanese Page)

1978

April; Ayumako left home for Tokyo to do the right thing
Aplil; Sheena left home 7days after, to do her own thing
May; They formed a band and named it "the Rock-ets".
Sept; Recording at AMS studio
Oct 25; Debuet single "Namida no Highway"
Nov,22; Debuet live at Kyuushyuu University's all nite rock fes
Nov.23; Opening act for Elvis Costello at Osaka
Nov; Toured with Elvis, Fukuoka and Tokyo while he called us "Rockets"
Dec; Recording for "Rokkets" 1st album
Dec; Mako guested for Yellow Magic Orchestra at Pit-inn, Roppongi.
Dec 31; Yuya Uchida's New Year Rock Fes 1978-79

1979

January; Got a monthly job for ACB Shinjuku.
Feburary;"Sheena's Instant Party" Tour
March 25; 1st album "#1" released from Elbon records.
April; Got Kontracted with ALFA Records.
Oct 25; 2nd Album "Synkou Pack" rereased, Produced by Harry Hosono
Nov; "Back in the Rock City"Tour
Dec 5; 2nd single "You may dream" rereased.
Dec 31 New Year Rock Fes 1979-80

1980

Spring; Ayumako joined "YMO" Tour as the Guitarist.
May 7; Sheena & the Rokkets' 1st solo Koncert at Kubo Kodo
July; 4nites show with Ramones at Seibu theater, Shibuya, Tokyo.
Aug 23; The BuDokan Koncert "Pop'n'Roll 300%" with RC Succession, Plasticks.
Oct 21; 3rd Album "Channel Goo" ,3rd Single "Baby Maybe" rereased.
Nov; "LIVE PACK TOUR" started off from Kudan Kaikan.
Nov 21; 4th Single "Ukabi no Peach girl" rereased.
Dec 21; 5th Single "Kiss-Me-Quick" rereased.
Dec 31; New Year Rock Fes 1980-81, Memorial for John Lennon.

1981

Spring; Visited A&M Records, Hollywood, Overdubb Recorded for USA version.
Sept; Released LP in USA "SHEENA & THE ROKKETS"
Sept 5; 4th Album "Pinup Baby Blues", Produced by MiKi Curtis, Guest Sax Player Steve Douglas
Oct 17;Hibiya YA-On Koncert "Pin Up Live" with Live Recording
Dec 31; New Year Rock Fes 1981-82

1982

Feb 21 Makoto Ayukawa 1st Solo Album "KOOL-SOLO" from Pin Up Live at YA-On
Dec 26 Sheena 1st Solo Album "BEAUTIFUL" Produced by Harry Hosono for \en Label
Dec 31; New Year Rock Fes 1982-1983

1983

Jun 18; "SonHOUSE" Reunion Koncert at Live Inn Shibuya
Aug. 7; SonHOUSE played on"SuperLIVE'83" at Odo Park, Fukuoka/ SuperLIVE @ ODO PARK
Sept 21; SonHOUSE Last Live at Hibiya YA-On
Nov 5; SonHOUSE Live Album "Crazy Diamond" Release
Dec 31; New Year Rock Fes 1983-84

1984

Mar 21; The Rokkets "ROKKET SIZE" release from JVC Invitation label
Apr 30; Hibiya YA-ON "ROKKET SIZE LIVE"
Sep 21; Single "Sweet Inspiration" Release
Nov 21; Sheena & the Rokkets' 5th Album "NEW HIPPIES" release.

1985

to be Kontinued

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