Dream Weaver

Introducing Dream Weaver to you all!

It’s my cover band project in which I am the vocalist. Please check out the cover songs and the short intro below. I hope you’ll dig it 🙂  Kick back and enjoy the music. Rock on!

Please feel free to share the links. New live recordings uploaded.

Dream Weaver is a cover band that covers a wide array of rock genres, most noticeably hard rock and heavy metal in the 70s, 80s, and 90s.

We’re based in Tokyo, with every member coming from a different country. So, I think it’s safe to say that we’re an international band 😛

Alvis (vocalist [me]; Taiwan), Filip (rhythm guitarist; Belgium), Lee (drummer; the USA), and Emir (bassist; Turkey).

Currently, we’ve covered Whitesnake, Black Sabbath, Led Zeppelin, Queen, Aerosmith, Bon Jovi, and Lover Boy. We should eventually cover most (if not all) classic rock bands including Gun ‘n’ Roses, Judas Priest, Skid Row, etc. So please stay tuned 🙂

For any performance requests, please feel free to leave me a message here. Alternatively, you can also email me at alvisspeaking@gmail.com

We’ll be delighted to perform for you!



Looking for singing gigs in Japan

A guy looking for singing gigs in the evening or on weekends within or in close proximity of Tokyo, Japan.

Hi there. This is Alvis, a Taiwanese male expected to start a full-time work in Shibuyaku in this coming Aug.

While I do have a full-time job as I said in the beginning, it’s on a contract basis and the hourly wage isn’t very flattering. My work starts from 10 am to 7 pm, almost always from Mon-Fri. And the folks who interviewed me said that working overtime would be a rarity. That kinda makes sense given I’d be paid by the hour. I’ll get a work visa (under the Engineer/Specialist in humanities/International services category) from my company and I’d stay in Tokyo for at least a year (potentially for good!).

In short, due to my future meager income in Tokyo, I am looking for some singing gigs in the evening after my office work to make some pocket money. Any places that I should look into? I am currently still in Taiwan, waiting for my certificate of eligibility that I’d use to apply for a Japanese work visa at the TW-JP office here. If things work out, I should be able to move to Japan in early August. In the meantime, my schedule is rather flexible for a Skype interview. (Skype ID: alvisspeaking)

I’ve always had a burning passion for singing and do frequent karaoke establishments a lot here in Taiwan. On top of it, I’ve entered several singing contests and won the first place most of the time. I prefer and mostly sing hard-rock songs, though I also like and sing ballads and R&B, albeit to a lesser degree.

Just in case language is a relevant factor, I speak very fluent English. Mandarin (aka Chinese), evidently, is my mother tongue, and my Japanese is somewhat lower intermediate.

You can listen to my cover songs in my YouTube Channel here: http://www.youtube.com/c/AlvisYu

Looking forward to hearing from y’all! Any pointer will be greatly appreciated!