Holiday Special It’s vacation time so we’ve taken elements of all our upcoming radio broadcasts and put them in this one MetPod. You’ll hear our musician-in-demand Kaleb James talk about Mel Gibson and bring us up-to-date on the Summer Sonic concerts. Lauren & Sarah will give us their best recommendations for things to do in [...]
ON THE COVER and IN THE PAGES Editor-in-Chief Steve Trautlein talks with MetPod navigators Sarah Cortina and Lauren Shannon about why CHARISMA MAN is on the cover of Metropolis magazine. How did this mascot character from another English magazine find his way onto our cover? Steve and our navigators also talk about other items found in our pages including [...]
SHOWBIZ NEWS Celebs in Tokyo Our showbiz reporter and editor for the JAPAN TODAY website Chris Betros tells us about the visit to Tokyo of the world’s most famous cookie man, Famous Wally Amos. He also has the latest info on the hot-looking movie actress Yu Yamada and her leopard print bikini.
IN THE PAGES & ON THE COVER Editor’s Sarah Cortina and James Hadfield talk about Yukari Sakamoto’s new book SLOW FOOD NATION. Afterwards, they turn their attention to the new banana vending machine in Tokyo. Wait…did I actually just type the words “banana vending machine?” I did. Listen, you’ll hear all about it. METPOD EXTRA! A little more [...]
MOVIE REVIEWS for Movies Opening in Tokyo Starting July 9th, 2010 Our film critic Don Morton skypes-in from his Earth Roamer somewhere in the USA to give us his 3-minute report of the must-see and must-miss movies opening in Tokyo this weekend.