A solo project of the Japanese singer-songwriter Koki Takahashi.
Began solo activity in 2002, and made his solo debut from Toshiba EMI in 2006. Transferred to the Island Label of Universal Music in 2007. The name was taken from the lyrics from the Joni Mitchell song “Dawntreader”. Upon looking up the definition of the word peridot, he found out that it was the name of his birthstone.
Has been performing solo, duo, and as a band in accordance with the demands of the situation.
On October 1st, 2008, announced in his blog “Ichibyoukan ni Hachijukkai”, that he has broken off his contract with KeyCrew, his Management Company, and Universal Music. After that, signed with teabridge records of avex and released the album “MY MIND WANDERS” on November 17th, 2010.
Official Website: http://www.peridotsonline.com/