ANNOUNCEMENT: Sept. 22nd (Sat) at Walnut Street Cafe show with Branson Bofat got postponed. The new date for the show will be announced as soon as I know. Thank you if you were planning to come on this Saturday.   My next show is at Melrose Porchfest on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2:00 PM – 4:30 PM, J.O. Trio will be sharing the bill with Branson Bofat at 58 Albion Street, Melrose, MA.   Looking forward to seeing you there !

I wished for a great weather for the Needham Farmers Market show and we certainly got a summer like weather! Thank you for everyone who was at the market. I hope that you enjoyed the market and our music.

Junko’s next show is Sunday, 9/16, 12:00 Noon – 1:50 PM at Needham Farmers Market performing with Rick Goggin ( vocal and lead guitar) and Miki Matsuki ( drums) as  J.O.Trio. We will share the early afternoon with our friend and a fantastic musician Chris Lee. Needham Town Hall Green, 1471 Highland Ave. Needham, MA 02492.

What a wonderful afternoon it was at Roslindale Porchfest today sharing the stage with Craig Sonnenfeld, Ruthann Baler, Tim Howell, Terry Kitchen, Deede Bergeron, Branson Bofat, and Rick Goggin. Thank you everyone who was there and supported us. Special thanks to Terry Kitchen and Cindy McKeown for hosting us.

On Saturday Sept. 15th, Branson Bofat, Rick Goggin and I will be playing at the Roslindale Porchfest from 4:30 to 5:30 at 60 Glendower Road. Craig Sonnenfeld and Ruthann Baler will play from 1:30-2:30 and Terry Kitchen performs from 3:00-4:00.

Some recent performance photos:




Thank you everyone who was at Hopkinton Farmers Market on Sept.2nd. It was a perfect day, and we had a great time performing for the market. Thank you very much for your support!

Thank you for everyone who was at Belmont Farmers Market. J.O. TRIO had a wonderful time performing 32 songs. Thank you for your huge support. Got an invitation for the next season already and looking forward to it !

My next show will be Thursday, Aug. 23rd at Belmont Farmers Market.  I will be playing with Rick Goggin ( vocal, lead guitar) and Miki Matsuki (drums) as  J.O. TRIO from 2:00PM – 4:00PM. Belmont Farmers Market is a wonderful market located at the municipal parking lot in Belmont Center, MA  at intersection of Cross Street and Channing Road. My friend and a fantastic musician Branson Bofat will be performing there 4:30PM – 6:30PM

Thank you everyone who was at Walnut Street Cafe on Aug. 19th. I and Miki (the drummer) had the greatest time featuring at the Sunday open Mic. Thank you for your big support and it was heartfelt. I am happy to announce that I will be back at Walnut Street Cafe Saturday show on Sept 22nd and I will be sharing the evening 3hours show with Branson Bofat.

My next show will be on Sunday evening, Aug. 19 featuring (45 min set) at Walnut Street Cafe Sunday Open Mic, 157 Walnut Street, Lynn, MA. The open mic will run 7:30PM – 10PM, and I will be starting my feature show around 8:15pm. I will be performing vocals, guitar, and keyboard with Miki Matsuki (drums).

Junko Ogawa Band  had a wonderful time playing in Cumberland R.I on Aug. 4th. Thank you for everyone who was there. It was our pleasure to entertain you.

Thank you for everyone who was at Randolph’s Main Street Market Place on Aug. 1st. It was our first time performing for everyone at the market there. Such a wonderful market!  I and the band appreciate your support. Thank you.

My next show will be a Junko Ogawa Band show (with the full band) on Wednesday August 1st, from 3—5 pm at Randolph’s Main Street Market Place at Powers Farm, 592 North Main Street in Randolph, MA 02638.

I will be on vocals, guitar and keyboard, Rick Goggin on vocals and lead guitar, Chris Grant on bass, and Miki Matsuki on drums.

Branson Bofat will kick off the show at 3pm.

Thank you everyone who was at Needham Farmers Market on Sunday, June 24th.  I really appreciate your support. It was such a nice afternoon at the market.  Lovely lovely !

Thank you everyone who was at Newton PorchFest on June 2nd despite some rain. It was a fabulous event and I appreciate your support very much. Had a wonderful afternoon playing with Rick Goggin and Miki Matsuki as J.O.TRIO and enjoyed sharing the stage with Branson Bofat and Johnny Flaherty. Special thanks to our awesome porch host Lisa and Paul, and the Newton PorchFest committee for making this terrific event happen. I’m already looking forward to Newton PorchFest 2019!

Thank you everyone who was at Club Passim last night. Your support was heart felt and priceless. Thank you very much for being such wonderful audience.

Thank you to everyone for coming to Wake Up and Smell the Poetry on Saturday, Nov. 11 at HCAM TV in Hopkinton! We had a great time. Thank you for your support!

Our new special project CD is now for sale!  Our band for this project, “Ground Control,” contributed 2 songs for this special double CD: “Loving the Aliens- A Lowbudget Tribute for David Bowie” by Lowbudget Records. Junko, Rick Goggin, Jonathan William, and John Zaria named the band “Ground Control” for this project. Digital versions, CDs and DVDs are all for sale at the Lowbudget Records website. CDs will also be available at Junko’s concerts for $15.

Love, Love, Love, Junko