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.
Prepare yourself for tracks from Anthem, Boom Boom Satellites, X Japan and a few bands who rocked so hard that they’re not even around anymore.
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I spend a lot of time talking about the new music on Nihongaku Radio. Well, this episode’s got a fistful of old tracks as well. Tracks you might describe as “groovy.” Tracks with horn sections. Tracks that make you want … Read More »
A weekend full of Peelander-Z left me pretty beat when it came time to put the finishing touches on this episode. Somehow I muddled through and made it to number 20! It may not be much of a milestone, but … Read More »
Ready for your next dose of Japanese music goodness? I’ve got new music from FLiP, Sheena Ringo and Urbangarde. Hop to it! Want more Nihongaku Radio? Check out previous episodes right here on Nihongaku. You can also find the show … Read More »
In this episode, we’ll hear new music from Piko, Plastic Girl In Closet, and Nisshoku Natsuko. So let’s get to it! Want more Nihongaku Radio? Check out previous episodes right here on Nihongaku. You can also find the show on … Read More »