jizue is a Japanese instrumental band. They were formed by Noriyuki Inoue, Go Yamada and Shin Kokawa in 2006 and Kie Katagi joined in 2007.
The band plays perfect mixture of soul-shaking powerful sound influenced by rock and hard-core music, a sense of jazzy swing and melancholic melodies. Their music has been attracting many audience.
The band has released four full-albums; "Bookshelf", "novel", "journal" and "shiori" and all of them have become a long-seller. They are also actively holding lives outside of Japan. The band held a successful tour in Canada in 2014 and have made a live performance at an Indonesian Jazz festival and held a tour in China in 2015.
Their new album "story" was released on May 25th in 2016 after 2 years from their last release.