played drums on 7 albums, beginning with Transi (1995), and concluding with "Against The Meteors" on the new album.
Are there any special circumstances surrounding her
departure and [keyboardist/vocalist] Mika's?
As you already know, Akiko
left in March, but her
reasons for doing so remain private.
still drumming in another band, Danball Bat.
Mika left the band last November because she wants to devote herself to Triton [the keyboard trio-styled band she formed prior to joining Ars Nova].
and I had to find someone.