We’re Talking About Art in Tokyo You might know this compulsive young artist from her monthly column in the JAPAN TIMES. Meet Kit Nagamura and in addition to being a writer, she’s also a photographer and and and artist with a fascinating story to tell.
No Kind Words in This Week’s Reviews (Note to Keanu Reeves; hold your ears.) Our ever-cranky film critic rips Keanu and blasts “Shotgun” however he softens up when reading a Facebook message from a listener and when he’s reflecting on Christmas songs. This week, Don Reviews; HENRY’S CRIME and HOBO WITH A SHOTGUN.
During this podcast, musician Kaleb James (music director for the upcoming Jackson’s Reunion concert) fills us in on concerts coming to Japan in the near future. Along the way, we stumble on the name of this dance troupe.
Six new films opening in Tokyo this week and our film critic Don Morton has seen them all and has opinions on; THE BIG BANG, THE REVENANT, THE STRAWBERRY STATEMENT, THE TAKERS, LOVE AND OTHER DRUGS, and CRAZY, STUPID, LOVE. If you’re considering any of these movies, you’d be wise to listen to Don first.
Before You Go to Any Movie… You should listen to what our film critic has to say. As he always tells us, he “goes to ALL the movies so you don’t have to.” This week Mr. Morton shares his opinions about MONEYBALL, CONTAGION and The IMORTALS.
The Latest Update About that Jackson’s Reunion Concert in Tokyo Drummer Ralph Rolle of CHIC fame joins Philip Woo of the EXILE TV show to tell us about their concerts with J-Pop superstar Toshinobu Kubota and about a special show they’ll be doing on November 24th at Blues Alley. Also joining us is Japan’s SOUL [...]
There’s More than just the FREE Round Trip to the USA… Managing editor Jeff Richards tells us there are many other prizes to be awarded to participants of our online Reader’s Survey, and along the way he informs us about the feature story concerning the activities of expat wives in Japan. Also, musician Kaleb James [...]