ARTIST, COMPOSER, PERFORMER, PRODUCER & MIXER: KIM GABOURY
aKido is my musical vehicle since 2004. With five albums and 3 EPs under my belt, all released through my label NORDIQUE RECORDS, I've received support from an ever increasing group of fans as well as nominations at ADISQ, GAMIQ and the Independent Music Awards.
Featured guests on albums and concerts include Ariane Moffatt, Joyce Vallus, Alexandre Desilets and Christina Musacchio.
aKido performed live as a band with me on guitar and laptop, Martin Gaboury on drums and Serge Nakauchi Pelletier on bass, and guest vocalists, at events such as the Vendredis Nocturnes at the Montreal Museum of Modern Arts, Montreal International Jazz Fest, Rimouski's Festi-Jazz, CBC Radio3/Bande-à-part 5th anniversary live radio broadcasts in Montreal and Toronto, Nuit Blanche at the Metropolis for Radio-Canada International's 60th anniversary, at Musique Plus for Ste-Catherine Show and at the SIRIUS Canada launch live broadcast.