XJAZZ! FESTIVAL 2023
Nautilus is a Japanese jazz trio centered around drummer Toshiyuki Sasaki. Together with bass player Shigeki Umeza-Wa and Mariko Nakabayashi on the keys. They are known for their distinctive style, which can be summarized as the modern rare groove, embodies a mixture of jazz, funk, disco music, soul, and even hiphop.
In 2017, Oonops discovered Nautilus while digging for his radioshow on Brooklyn Radio when he stumbled upon the superb cover versions of "We live in Brooklyn baby" and Bob James' legendary "Nautilus", from there they never stopped working together.