Numbers of appearances at popular music festivals and touring with various alternative rock bands such as Modest Mouse, MGMT, Michael Rother, Kula Shaker, Deerhunter, Wolf Parade, Arto Lindsay, MERZBOW, Jim O’Rourke, ROVO and many more, OYA has gained popularity in the Japanese music scene. After completing their third full length album "Fog Lamp" in October 2009, OYA went on a North American tour, supporting Wolf Parade, in November 2010. They performed a total of 11 shows in the US and Canada.
Two tracks, “Lost, Sigh, Days” and “ Crossword” from the latest album have been transformed into new arrangements by James McNew (Yo La Tengo, DUMP) and released as a 7” vinyl remix ep in October 2017 in Japan. The remixes (and its original tracks from the album) are scheduled to be released by an American label, Team Love, of New Paltz, New York, founded by Conor Oberst (Bright Eyes) and Nate Krenkel in the spring of 2018.