Tokyo Random Walk

In a recent post, Robert takes through a nice tour of the Kanda/Jinbocho area. He’s got me wanting to go there now, especially to the Tokyo Random Walk design bookstore! And that Saboru cafe looks excellent (I think he’s mentioned once wanting to bring me there). In his words, “a great place to go and […]

Sound x Vision

This looks like it’s going to be really nice. The exhibition, Sound x Vision features more than 20 leading creators in the realms of both sound and visuals. Developed from the theme, ‘Media Harmony’, the exhibition will be held at cultural institutions in 4 major cities of Japan. Date: 9/11 – 12/12 2004 Site: Sendai […]

Gmail

I forget to mention it, but I recently got a Gmail beta account (thanks again, KS). The big features are that you get 1GB of space for your stuff, and that since it’s from Google there are advanced search features. Haven’t played around with it that much, but I was mostly happy to get one […]

My Mom Needs Her Hair Stylist

This made me laugh. My mom gets a mention in this TIMES & TRANSCRIPT article on hair stylists. High-profile women like MP Claudette Bradshaw, MLA and Tourism Minister Joan MacAlpine, former Lieutenant Governor Marilyn Trenholme-Counsell, Assumption Life executive Odette Snow, Atlantic Lottery’s president Michelle Carinci, and Royal LePage owner Carla Bouchard, just to name a […]

Categories

I’m thinking of finally implementing categories in the site. Might make it easier for those of you who are only interested in certain aspects of what I cover here. Also, each category would have it’s own RSS feed, so you could just subscribe to the feeds you like (and there’s also a possibility that some […]

Yoshimaru Shin

Waste away the hours by having a look at Japanese designer Yoshimaru Shin’s superbly titled YOSHIRUMACHINE site. Seems like he’s involved in the organization of quite a few events, like a recent one for the band Tennis Coats (and their label Majikick), and an upcoming one (July 18) at Uplink Gallery for 360records’ Miroque. Credit […]

Samurai Champloo Rules!

That title alone is probably going to kill my bandwidth allowance, if the top 10 searches leading to my site this month are any indication: 1. samurai champloo 2. samurai champloo torrent 3. russian sex 4. samurai champloo torrents 5. lolitas 6. samurai champloo download 7. big lips 8. porno 9. champloo 10. samurai champloo […]