Osaka’s punk pop ambassadors Shonen Knife were already a decade old when Nirvana’s patronage resulted in a burst of ’90s fame for the trio. Twentieth album ‘Overdrive’ finds founder, singer…

Hard to believe that frivolous Japanese ladies [a]Shonen Knife[/a] have now been a band for 30 years. It took them a decade before wider recognition reached them (thanks largely to…

Osaka, Japan’s beloved [a]Shonen Knife[/a] have now been churning out mini pop-punk masterpieces for bang on 30 years – not that you’d be able to guess from the youthful pep…