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King of Pop Meets Japanese Traditional Instruments

2015.10.18 Sun

Good music are always good, meaning they will be passed on to next generations. They are loved many and they get covered by many artists as time passes by. Good music are eternal. The latest video to surface shows a traditional Japanese rendition of Michael Jackson’s “Smooth Criminal, performed by professional shakuhachi (a Japanese bamboo flute) player Yuko Watanabe along with two backup performers on a koto (a stringed instrument, also the national instrument of Japan). The harmony of “East meets the West” ...

Watch Ichiro’s Miracle Throws | Video

2014.09.04 Thu

Japanese major league superstar Ichiro’s jaw dropping baseball throw is a must see. Yunker (Japanese Energy Drink) has made an commercial video featuring Ichiro, a man who throws like a machine. He has shown the crowd how he can throw in realtime ball-games but this video is something much more. Ichiro is currently 40 years old still playing as a major league baseball player at the Yankees. We wish to see him play more in the future as a Japanese ...

New Releases By Techno Duo “DRUNKEN KONG” | Music

2014.05.08 Thu

Japanese techno duo "DRUNKEN KONG" has come up with some new stuff the past few weeks. Please check out their previous article if you haven't had a chance to know about them before. DRUNKEN KONG have been putting out tracks Internationally and here are some of the new ones. "Being Lonely E.P" which was released on 4/18 from Session Trax and they are available exclusively on Beatport.  Every track is very solid and minimal. I love the grinding bass which makes my ...

Japanese Techno Duo “DRUNKEN KONG” Is Hot | Music

2014.01.20 Mon

Although there are stories about clubs getting busted and decreasing young party people in Japan, the one's who create good music are definitely around. Here I would like to introduce the Japanese DJ/Producer duo "DRUNKEN KONG". DJ Singh (Japanese/Indian) & DJ KYOKO are the one's behind the name and they both have been working in the music scene for a while now. I have seen them play a few times now and to be honest, they now how to make ...

New Cirque Du Soleil “OVO” in Japan | Video

2013.09.07 Sat

After the successful North American tour which started from April 2009, it is now for Japanese Cirque fans. The show will be on during Feb 12 (Wed), 2014 through Apr. 13 (Sun), 2014, a total of 83 shows. Ticket pre-sales for Tokyo shows are already available followed by Osaka, Nagoya, Fukuoka, Sendai. "OVO" is a show that is based on the ecosystem of insects, which will be very acrobatic for no doubt but this show is said to be more of ...