Category: Music  

Music

John Butler’s roots rock branches worldwide

Oct 2, 2014 | No Comments | 1,497 views
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Skinny Lister craft folk for the digital age

Sep 18, 2014 | No Comments | 3,163 views
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Cutting-edge J-indies label turns 10

Sep 4, 2014 | No Comments | 1,772 views
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Something to Declare

Aug 7, 2014 | No Comments | 1,298 views
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Dominating punk idol plays Japan for the first time

Jul 24, 2014 | No Comments | 1,370 views
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Flutes + electronics = Nathalie and Allison’s excellent music adventure

Jul 24, 2014 | No Comments | 1,310 views
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Peace, love… and Miley Cyrus

Jul 10, 2014 | No Comments | 1,202 views
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Hip-hop hits the jazz blender

Jun 18, 2014 | No Comments | 1,074 views
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Riding that funk tailwind all the way to Japan

Jun 13, 2014 | No Comments | 1,217 views
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The first wave of the Japanese-Gypsy diaspora

Jun 5, 2014 | No Comments | 1,205 views
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The beaming tenor from Tenerife

May 24, 2014 | One Comment | 2,326 views
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Dylan Baldi’s Cleveland rockers front Hostess Weekender

May 15, 2014 | No Comments | 1,151 views
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Bassist of Daft Punk fame releases first solo album

Apr 25, 2014 | No Comments | 1,510 views
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US indie warhorse on musical economy and playing Japan

Apr 25, 2014 | No Comments | 1,201 views
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Angular Britrockers are back with new disc Too Much Information

Mar 28, 2014 | No Comments | 675 views
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Hypnotic, post-folk ambient soundscapes

Mar 24, 2014 | No Comments | 943 views
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Speech on positivity's appeal in Japan

Mar 12, 2014 | No Comments | 2,158 views
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Vintage Cali tunesters prepare to sizzle Japan

Mar 5, 2014 | No Comments | 1,150 views
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Winging it for 20 years and counting

Feb 24, 2014 | No Comments | 1,710 views
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Cattiness aside, all-women bands are as synergistic as you might think

Feb 10, 2014 | No Comments | 1,448 views
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Rock icon won’t rest on Japan successes

Feb 6, 2014 | One Comment | 5,878 views
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Wesley Schultz‘s sushi-flavored work ethic

Jan 23, 2014 | No Comments | 1,846 views
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The Garza bros deliver a “Texican rock” Revelation

Jan 8, 2014 | No Comments | 2,077 views
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Pioneering promoter Organic Groove returns with the Afrobeat powerhouse

Nov 28, 2013 | No Comments | 1,997 views
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The indie rock warhorse's new Defend Yourself

Nov 21, 2013 | No Comments | 2,331 views
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Japan Beat

The brains behind Hostess Weekender

Nov 21, 2013 | No Comments | 1,586 views
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Sacramento indie-funk crew bring “the best live show around” to town

Nov 13, 2013 | No Comments | 1,613 views
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Music

The UK tastemaker’s Japan connection

Oct 24, 2013 | One Comment | 2,404 views
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Music

Retro-funkers headline Worldwide Showcase 2013

Oct 24, 2013 | No Comments | 1,708 views
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Music

Aussie-Japanese musician’s postmodern soundscapes

Oct 15, 2013 | No Comments | 2,814 views
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Music

Ska-ing their way into history

Sep 26, 2013 | 2 Comments | 3,247 views
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Sprouted in Britain, fermented in New Orleans

Sep 25, 2013 | No Comments | 2,623 views
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The Argentinian quintet reprise their Fuji Rock conquest

Aug 29, 2013 | One Comment | 3,110 views
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Cuban superstar Alexander Abreu headlines one-day Latin music fest

Aug 16, 2013 | No Comments | 2,780 views
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Music

Friend of the LGBT community, friend of Japan

Jul 18, 2013 | One Comment | 2,127 views
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Music

The NYC hipsters sink their teeth into Tokyo

Jul 3, 2013 | One Comment | 7,655 views
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Music

England's odd couple bonds on Diaries

Jun 4, 2013 | No Comments | 1,039 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 | 2,544 views
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French avant-guitar god’s anti-neoliberal sonics

May 21, 2013 | No Comments | 1,747 views
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One of the EDM scene’s latest superstars

Apr 16, 2013 | No Comments | 1,901 views
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Music

Essential tracks ahead of the Hacienda Festival

Apr 16, 2013 | No Comments | 1,178 views
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Music

The seminal electronic act reveals a political side to rave culture

Apr 12, 2013 | 3 Comments | 3,206 views
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Ripley and Sanae lob their spaced out sounds at Japan

Mar 18, 2013 | No Comments | 1,895 views
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Fresh off the Olympics, Underworld’s frontman stabs out solo

Mar 12, 2013 | One Comment | 1,866 views
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Music

New Zealand indie comes to town

Feb 21, 2013 | One Comment | 2,041 views
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Music

A kind of homecoming?

Feb 9, 2013 | No Comments | 1,186 views
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Brittany Howard’s post-racial rock

Jan 17, 2013 | No Comments | 2,626 views
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Music

A banner year of music beckons

Jan 15, 2013 | One Comment | 2,469 views
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New York chamber popsters sing of robot love

Jan 10, 2013 | No Comments | 1,550 views
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Ron and Russ Mael’s “Two Hands, One Mouth” tour

Dec 28, 2012 | No Comments | 1,831 views
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Blow it out, Tokyo

Dec 21, 2012 | No Comments | 5,289 views
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Axl’s heritage act in a late-announced one-off gig

Dec 5, 2012 | One Comment | 2,930 views
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Jason “Spaceman” Pierce’s fight with hepatitis informs his new album

Nov 23, 2012 | No Comments | 1,595 views
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50 years of avoiding politics and religion

Nov 5, 2012 | No Comments | 2,323 views
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Spandau Ballet frontman traipses down memory lane

Nov 2, 2012 | One Comment | 2,626 views
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Metal fest returns to the fold

Oct 19, 2012 | No Comments | 1,503 views
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Western indie rock’s home away from home

Oct 12, 2012 | No Comments | 1,952 views
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Headbangers fest explores ”experi-metal”

Oct 4, 2012 | No Comments | 1,421 views
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Drone metal legends’ Japan debut

Sep 6, 2012 | No Comments | 1,900 views
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Music

Afrobeat’s new messenger doesn’t mince words

Aug 30, 2012 | No Comments | 2,239 views
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Music

Don’t call her a survivor

Aug 17, 2012 | No Comments | 3,435 views
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Music

10 songs you know you want to hear

Aug 16, 2012 | No Comments | 1,738 views
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David Longstreth’s death and redemption

Aug 3, 2012 | No Comments | 1,738 views
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High-speed Tokyo’s rock ‘n’ roll slow life

Jul 18, 2012 | No Comments | 2,260 views
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It’s back to the future for the English techno wunderkind

Jun 28, 2012 | No Comments | 2,131 views
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Music

So, who’s the hottest chip?

Jun 8, 2012 | No Comments | 1,677 views
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Music

The Kat jumped over DeLuna

May 16, 2012 | No Comments | 2,704 views
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Super Furry Animals’ frontman shows solidarity with the Manics

May 12, 2012 | No Comments | 1,637 views
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Slacker grooves and surf vibes by the bay

May 3, 2012 | No Comments | 2,130 views
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An Italian/Belgian beast with two backs brings the carnage

Apr 25, 2012 | No Comments | 2,160 views
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The UK indie-rockers join the traveling Haçienda circus

Apr 13, 2012 | No Comments | 2,133 views
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Music

Hell hath no fury like Angela Gossow’s voice

Mar 27, 2012 | No Comments | 4,938 views
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The traveling indie-rock circus hands the reins to Jim O’Rourke

Mar 23, 2012 | One Comment | 2,063 views
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The Hartnoll bros’ second coming

Mar 19, 2012 | No Comments | 1,831 views
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They may be from Kentucky, but don’t call ‘em Southern rock

Feb 22, 2012 | No Comments | 1,885 views
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Psychedelia served Texas-style

Feb 9, 2012 | No Comments | 1,608 views
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The English-Italian diva pens torch songs for the new millennium

Feb 1, 2012 | No Comments | 2,965 views
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The Chicano trio tests the Japanese market

Jan 27, 2012 | No Comments | 1,465 views
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Music

The chillwaver is just a salaryman at heart

Jan 17, 2012 | No Comments | 2,809 views
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Music

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

Jan 13, 2012 | No Comments | 1,438 views
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Mark your musical dates for the coming year

Jan 6, 2012 | No Comments | 2,585 views
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The Jackson clan looks to get it right the second time

Dec 8, 2011 | No Comments | 2,628 views
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Impresario Shuya Okino changes tack

Dec 7, 2011 | No Comments | 2,138 views
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In a broadband era, the Aussie musician/aid worker takes the slow route

Nov 23, 2011 | No Comments | 2,338 views
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Sampled by Niki Minaj, blogged by Kanye West… and tied up in Osaka

Nov 15, 2011 | No Comments | 1,810 views
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Agenda

Family-friendly folky fun

Nov 8, 2011 | No Comments | 1,718 views
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CDs & DVDs

Detroit punk legends feted in DVD/CD package

Nov 3, 2011 | One Comment | 2,820 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 | 2,788 views
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LA’s leftfield hip-hop honey heads up Brainfeeder night

Oct 12, 2011 | No Comments | 2,160 views
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Small-town boy Adam Young makes good with a big heart

Oct 5, 2011 | No Comments | 2,668 views
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The legendary DJ turns up the faders with his new album tour

Sep 29, 2011 | No Comments | 2,320 views
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The UK groove-meister hits the sweet spot between man and machine

Sep 6, 2011 | No Comments | 2,427 views
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The instrumental hip-hop guru fronts this year’s Neutral Nation

Sep 1, 2011 | No Comments | 2,310 views
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Agenda

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

Aug 18, 2011 | No Comments | 2,318 views
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Alec Empire ponders his band’s reunion on the sidelines of Fuji Rock

Aug 15, 2011 | No Comments | 2,272 views
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The Britpop producer’s Sonicmania second coming

Aug 10, 2011 | No Comments | 2,000 views
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Japan’s quake-shocked music fans get a jolt of rock therapy

Aug 8, 2011 | No Comments | 3,140 views
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The UK dance unit finds a fleeting paradise on Pala

Aug 4, 2011 | No Comments | 2,182 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 | 3,522 views
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Hiroko Sebu offers contradiction and complexity for solo piano

Jul 21, 2011 | No Comments | 2,732 views
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