Celebrating their 40th anniversary in 2018, T-SQUARE is a fusion/pop instrumental band Japan can boast to the world. Led by the guitarist, Masahiro Ando, “THE SQUARE” formed in 1976 together with the saxophonist, Takeshi Ito, and debuted with the album LUCKY SUMMER LADY in 1978. Their 46th album, HORIZON was released in April, 2019 following the album It’s a Wonderful Life commemorating the band’s 40th anniversary in 2018. Not only having been active in Japan, they have also been keeping the heat on their overseas activities as they release albums and tour the U.S. and Asia. In Korea, ever since they first performed in 1994, they have been back four times and have gained enormous popularity. In 2009, they visited Taiwan for the first time for a sold out concert at the renowned National Concert Hall, followed by an outdoor concert with 10,000+ audience in 2012 as part of 10th anniversary of National Theatre and Concert Hall’s Summer Jazz concert series. In the same year they were back in Thailand after 8 years at Mahanakorn The Riverfront Music Fest.