Anusaya Updates 2012.05.01: Live Report: Theee Bat Takes on New York! Article: Next Music from Tokyo Vol 4. Recommended: Charan-Po-Rantan (チャラン・ポ・ランタン), Group_Inou, Praha Depart, Zazen Boys.
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Canada’s premiere Japan underground music tour; Next Music From TOKYO will return again this May for its fourth showcase. Featuring indie rock legends ZAZEN BOYS, hip-hop/urban music two-piece group_inou, folk/gypsy duo CHARAN PO RANTAN and psychedelic post-punk band Praha Depart — The tour will kick off on May 18th at The Rivoli in Toronto, which […]
Canada’s premiere Japan underground music tour; Next Music From TOKYO will return again this May for its fourth showcase. Known as one of the most renowned and influential bands in Japanese rock history – Number Girl’s former frontman Mukai Shutoku (Vocals, Guitar, Keyboard) is an indie rock legend. Pushing the boundaries of Mukai’s creative genius […]
Canada’s premiere Japan underground music tour; Next Music From TOKYO will return again this May for its fourth showcase. Group_Inou are producer Imai and emcee CP – Group_Inou are proof that there’s much more to Japanese hip-hop/urban music than the bling-bling and faux-gangsta posing of the wannabe homeboys and girls that dominate the mainstream and […]
Canada’s premiere Japan underground music tour; Next Music From TOKYO will return again this May for its fourth showcase. Described by The Japan Times newspaper as “irrepressibly danceable gypsy punk;” Praha Depart’s swirling, almost psychedelic postpunk groove signature sound is created by Mai’s rich vocals, the tribal intensity of Junpei’s drumming and Tsukasa’s multi-layered, almost […]
Canada’s premiere Japan underground music tour; Next Music From TOKYO will return again this May for its fourth showcase. チャラン・ポ・ランタン (Charan-Po-Rantan) is made up of two sisters: Koharu a world-class accordion player who has won many awards for her talent, and Momo who is widely sought after for her singing and charm. Momo’s trademark is […]
Next Music from TOKYO!!! vol 3 – NATSUMEN, 赤い公園 (Akai Ko-en), チーナ (chiina), and 百蚊 (hyacca) to tour Canada in October 2011!!! Merpeoples will play in Toronto. Schedule: Oct 13 Montreal @ Divan Orange – Oct 14 Montreal @ Club Lambi – Oct 15 Toronto @ the Rivoli – Oct 16 Toronto @ Velvet Underground […]
Anusaya Updates 2010.10.01: Interviews: ikd-sj, Next Music from TOKYO tour 2. Profile: Rikugo (六合), Kvelertak. Recommended: Kinoco Hotel (キノコホテル), EACH OF THE DAYS, 49 Morphines.
Carpe diem! Seize the day! Early in 2010, Steven Tanaka did just that. With no experience and armed with a dream — he took it upon himself to book, promote and execute Next Music from TOKYO tour! Bringing 5 Japanese bands to Canada, for a week long tour. Next Music from TOKYO!!! vol 2 is […]
Anusaya Updates for 2010.04.01: Interview: Next Music From Tokyo TOUR: Steven Tanaka, Kotone Miyahara (Kulu Kulu Garden), Ryogo Kobata (Goomi), Kenta Kawano (Owarikara) and Toki Imada (mothercoat). Recommended: Ultra Bide, The Brixton Academy. Profile: Four Minutes Til Midnight, Asai Kenichi (浅井健一) exclusive. Article: Physical Digital.
Denise Updates Asai Kenichi, Four Minutes Til Midnight, goomi, Kulu Kulu Garden, Mothercoat, Next Music from Tokyo, NMFT, OWARIKARA, Physical Digital, Steven Tanaka, the Brixton Academy, Ultra Bide, オワリカラ, グーミ, 浅井健一
Mark your calendars Canada! Next Music from Tokyo Tour: Vancouver May 22@the Biltmore Cabaret, Montreal May 25@ il Motore, Toronto May 28@ the Rivoli, Toronto (All-Ages!!) May 29@ Whipper Snapper Gallery, Tour finale in Tokyo, Japan July 9@ Shibuya O-nest!! A few weeks ago on a small Japanese music forum, I read a very interesting […]