Mana "China" Nishiura rest in peace. Dynamo drummer for DMBQ, Shonen Knife, Jesus Fever and Rashiban, died after a three-vehicle accident on the New Jersey Turnpike Friday afternoon. Manager Michelle Cable's back was broken.
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We mourn the loss of Mana "China" Nishiura; our hearts go out to DMBQ and their families. Booking agent and tour manager Michelle Cable suffered substantial head and neck injuries, and is expecting a recovery period of up to six months. Our best wishes go out to all of them.
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Donations towards medical, travel, and other expenses can be made to DMBQ and Michelle Cable by PayPaling email@example.com or by sending checks to
PO BOX 3241
Poughkeepsie, NY 12603