Category: Music  

Music

John Butler’s roots rock branches worldwide

Oct 2, 2014 | No Comments | 1,422 views
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Skinny Lister craft folk for the digital age

Sep 18, 2014 | No Comments | 3,089 views
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Cutting-edge J-indies label turns 10

Sep 4, 2014 | No Comments | 1,696 views
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Something to Declare

Aug 7, 2014 | No Comments | 1,243 views
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Dominating punk idol plays Japan for the first time

Jul 24, 2014 | No Comments | 1,294 views
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Flutes + electronics = Nathalie and Allison’s excellent music adventure

Jul 24, 2014 | No Comments | 1,245 views
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Peace, love… and Miley Cyrus

Jul 10, 2014 | No Comments | 1,143 views
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Hip-hop hits the jazz blender

Jun 18, 2014 | No Comments | 1,015 views
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Riding that funk tailwind all the way to Japan

Jun 13, 2014 | No Comments | 1,152 views
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The first wave of the Japanese-Gypsy diaspora

Jun 5, 2014 | No Comments | 1,142 views
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The beaming tenor from Tenerife

May 24, 2014 | One Comment | 2,238 views
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Dylan Baldi’s Cleveland rockers front Hostess Weekender

May 15, 2014 | No Comments | 1,091 views
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Bassist of Daft Punk fame releases first solo album

Apr 25, 2014 | No Comments | 1,441 views
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US indie warhorse on musical economy and playing Japan

Apr 25, 2014 | No Comments | 1,143 views
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Angular Britrockers are back with new disc Too Much Information

Mar 28, 2014 | No Comments | 615 views
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Hypnotic, post-folk ambient soundscapes

Mar 24, 2014 | No Comments | 875 views
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Speech on positivity's appeal in Japan

Mar 12, 2014 | No Comments | 2,047 views
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Vintage Cali tunesters prepare to sizzle Japan

Mar 5, 2014 | No Comments | 1,098 views
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Winging it for 20 years and counting

Feb 24, 2014 | No Comments | 1,659 views
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Cattiness aside, all-women bands are as synergistic as you might think

Feb 10, 2014 | No Comments | 1,395 views
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Rock icon won’t rest on Japan successes

Feb 6, 2014 | One Comment | 5,751 views
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Wesley Schultz‘s sushi-flavored work ethic

Jan 23, 2014 | No Comments | 1,785 views
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The Garza bros deliver a “Texican rock” Revelation

Jan 8, 2014 | No Comments | 2,023 views
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Pioneering promoter Organic Groove returns with the Afrobeat powerhouse

Nov 28, 2013 | No Comments | 1,942 views
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The indie rock warhorse's new Defend Yourself

Nov 21, 2013 | No Comments | 2,269 views
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Japan Beat

The brains behind Hostess Weekender

Nov 21, 2013 | No Comments | 1,472 views
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Sacramento indie-funk crew bring “the best live show around” to town

Nov 13, 2013 | No Comments | 1,561 views
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Music

The UK tastemaker’s Japan connection

Oct 24, 2013 | One Comment | 2,355 views
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Retro-funkers headline Worldwide Showcase 2013

Oct 24, 2013 | No Comments | 1,662 views
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Aussie-Japanese musician’s postmodern soundscapes

Oct 15, 2013 | No Comments | 2,739 views
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Music

Ska-ing their way into history

Sep 26, 2013 | 2 Comments | 3,151 views
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Sprouted in Britain, fermented in New Orleans

Sep 25, 2013 | No Comments | 2,543 views
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The Argentinian quintet reprise their Fuji Rock conquest

Aug 29, 2013 | One Comment | 3,023 views
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Cuban superstar Alexander Abreu headlines one-day Latin music fest

Aug 16, 2013 | No Comments | 2,700 views
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Friend of the LGBT community, friend of Japan

Jul 18, 2013 | One Comment | 2,055 views
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Music

The NYC hipsters sink their teeth into Tokyo

Jul 3, 2013 | One Comment | 7,600 views
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Music

England's odd couple bonds on Diaries

Jun 4, 2013 | No Comments | 982 views
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Music

From vaginas and gaijin J-rap to rock festivals and J-pop's demise

May 24, 2013 | No Comments | 2,458 views
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French avant-guitar god’s anti-neoliberal sonics

May 21, 2013 | No Comments | 1,664 views
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One of the EDM scene’s latest superstars

Apr 16, 2013 | No Comments | 1,830 views
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Music

Essential tracks ahead of the Hacienda Festival

Apr 16, 2013 | No Comments | 1,110 views
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Music

The seminal electronic act reveals a political side to rave culture

Apr 12, 2013 | 3 Comments | 3,145 views
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Ripley and Sanae lob their spaced out sounds at Japan

Mar 18, 2013 | No Comments | 1,838 views
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Fresh off the Olympics, Underworld’s frontman stabs out solo

Mar 12, 2013 | One Comment | 1,794 views
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Music

New Zealand indie comes to town

Feb 21, 2013 | One Comment | 1,958 views
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Music

A kind of homecoming?

Feb 9, 2013 | No Comments | 1,143 views
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Music

Brittany Howard’s post-racial rock

Jan 17, 2013 | No Comments | 2,552 views
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Music

A banner year of music beckons

Jan 15, 2013 | One Comment | 2,392 views
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New York chamber popsters sing of robot love

Jan 10, 2013 | No Comments | 1,496 views
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Ron and Russ Mael’s “Two Hands, One Mouth” tour

Dec 28, 2012 | No Comments | 1,779 views
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Blow it out, Tokyo

Dec 21, 2012 | No Comments | 5,206 views
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Music

Axl’s heritage act in a late-announced one-off gig

Dec 5, 2012 | One Comment | 2,868 views
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Music

Jason “Spaceman” Pierce’s fight with hepatitis informs his new album

Nov 23, 2012 | No Comments | 1,547 views
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Music

50 years of avoiding politics and religion

Nov 5, 2012 | No Comments | 2,267 views
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Music

Spandau Ballet frontman traipses down memory lane

Nov 2, 2012 | One Comment | 2,558 views
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Metal fest returns to the fold

Oct 19, 2012 | No Comments | 1,442 views
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Music

Western indie rock’s home away from home

Oct 12, 2012 | No Comments | 1,897 views
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Headbangers fest explores ”experi-metal”

Oct 4, 2012 | No Comments | 1,373 views
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Drone metal legends’ Japan debut

Sep 6, 2012 | No Comments | 1,858 views
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Music

Afrobeat’s new messenger doesn’t mince words

Aug 30, 2012 | No Comments | 2,169 views
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Music

Don’t call her a survivor

Aug 17, 2012 | No Comments | 3,346 views
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Music

10 songs you know you want to hear

Aug 16, 2012 | No Comments | 1,687 views
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David Longstreth’s death and redemption

Aug 3, 2012 | No Comments | 1,670 views
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High-speed Tokyo’s rock ‘n’ roll slow life

Jul 18, 2012 | No Comments | 2,196 views
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It’s back to the future for the English techno wunderkind

Jun 28, 2012 | No Comments | 2,080 views
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Music

So, who’s the hottest chip?

Jun 8, 2012 | No Comments | 1,604 views
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Music

The Kat jumped over DeLuna

May 16, 2012 | No Comments | 2,595 views
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Super Furry Animals’ frontman shows solidarity with the Manics

May 12, 2012 | No Comments | 1,571 views
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Slacker grooves and surf vibes by the bay

May 3, 2012 | No Comments | 2,063 views
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An Italian/Belgian beast with two backs brings the carnage

Apr 25, 2012 | No Comments | 2,069 views
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The UK indie-rockers join the traveling Haçienda circus

Apr 13, 2012 | No Comments | 2,059 views
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Music

Hell hath no fury like Angela Gossow’s voice

Mar 27, 2012 | No Comments | 4,815 views
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The traveling indie-rock circus hands the reins to Jim O’Rourke

Mar 23, 2012 | One Comment | 2,016 views
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The Hartnoll bros’ second coming

Mar 19, 2012 | No Comments | 1,773 views
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They may be from Kentucky, but don’t call ‘em Southern rock

Feb 22, 2012 | No Comments | 1,828 views
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Psychedelia served Texas-style

Feb 9, 2012 | No Comments | 1,546 views
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Music

The English-Italian diva pens torch songs for the new millennium

Feb 1, 2012 | No Comments | 2,905 views
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The Chicano trio tests the Japanese market

Jan 27, 2012 | No Comments | 1,423 views
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Music

The chillwaver is just a salaryman at heart

Jan 17, 2012 | No Comments | 2,728 views
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Music

Islet and S.C.U.M head up Creativeman’s new band showcase

Jan 13, 2012 | No Comments | 1,385 views
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Mark your musical dates for the coming year

Jan 6, 2012 | No Comments | 2,528 views
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The Jackson clan looks to get it right the second time

Dec 8, 2011 | No Comments | 2,562 views
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Impresario Shuya Okino changes tack

Dec 7, 2011 | No Comments | 2,082 views
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In a broadband era, the Aussie musician/aid worker takes the slow route

Nov 23, 2011 | No Comments | 2,277 views
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Sampled by Niki Minaj, blogged by Kanye West… and tied up in Osaka

Nov 15, 2011 | No Comments | 1,753 views
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Agenda

Family-friendly folky fun

Nov 8, 2011 | No Comments | 1,672 views
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CDs & DVDs

Detroit punk legends feted in DVD/CD package

Nov 3, 2011 | One Comment | 2,736 views
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Music

Simon Bartholomew talks two decades of jazz-funk and staying sane on the road

Oct 25, 2011 | One Comment | 2,710 views
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LA’s leftfield hip-hop honey heads up Brainfeeder night

Oct 12, 2011 | No Comments | 2,099 views
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Small-town boy Adam Young makes good with a big heart

Oct 5, 2011 | No Comments | 2,596 views
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The legendary DJ turns up the faders with his new album tour

Sep 29, 2011 | No Comments | 2,273 views
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The UK groove-meister hits the sweet spot between man and machine

Sep 6, 2011 | No Comments | 2,368 views
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The instrumental hip-hop guru fronts this year’s Neutral Nation

Sep 1, 2011 | No Comments | 2,250 views
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Agenda

Blending North Africa’s Gnawa people's music with rock and reggae

Aug 18, 2011 | No Comments | 2,281 views
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Alec Empire ponders his band’s reunion on the sidelines of Fuji Rock

Aug 15, 2011 | No Comments | 2,183 views
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The Britpop producer’s Sonicmania second coming

Aug 10, 2011 | No Comments | 1,942 views
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Japan’s quake-shocked music fans get a jolt of rock therapy

Aug 8, 2011 | No Comments | 3,030 views
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The UK dance unit finds a fleeting paradise on Pala

Aug 4, 2011 | No Comments | 2,111 views
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Music

With a new rock doc and album, is it finally the LA warhorse’s moment?

Jul 28, 2011 | 2 Comments | 3,448 views
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Hiroko Sebu offers contradiction and complexity for solo piano

Jul 21, 2011 | No Comments | 2,671 views
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