Atsushi Oshima is the talented lyricist and musician behind the Japanese band Superficial Love. Based in Shinjuku, Tokyo, Superficial Love is a band with a versatile range of style. Lyrics are poetic and romantic, dealing with themes of loss and love. They often also allude to political circumstances and ethics. The members of Superficial Love formerly played under the name Escargot 蝸牛エスカルゴ. Two CDs by Escargot 蝸牛エスカルゴare currently available.