In anticipation of Japan Nite’s twentieth anniversary, I put together a short radio segment for The Texas Standard.
Take it from the totally unbiased opinion of a guy who runs his own Japanese Music podcast: There’s a lot of great music on this episode.
There’s been a steady stream of additional dates and details on Scandal’s most recent plan for world domination since the tour was initially announced back in late September.
With the another U.S. tour complete and a January tour in Australia on the horizon, Shonen Knife founding member Naoko Yamano took a little time out for an interview via email with Nihongaku.
X Japan and Shonen Knife attack the U.S. with Japanese music. We’ll hear both in this episode along with The Pillows, Polysics and Chihiro Yamazaki.
Shonen Knife proved they’re as sharp as ever at Austin’s Red 7 music venue.
Diggin’ In the Carts, a new documentary series from Red Bull Music Academy, seeks to unearth the men and women behind Japanese video game music.