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Music

Forty Years From Now

Marxy’s new album, FORTY YEARS FROM NOW, is now out! I personally love it, but don’t take my word for it, go and check out the first single, “Cat vs. Mouse,” that also features vocals from Kiiiiiii‘s UT. This post at the META no TAME blog includes links to some of the physical stores that […]

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Art Food

Sokenbicha Tote Bags

The Sokenbicha line of tea recently had a promotion where they presented a series of tote bags (click on the orange button to see them) from various Japanese creators. The one above is by Kiiiiiii‘s Reiko!

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Music

DJ Codomo’s Today

If you’re a fan of Kiiiiiii, then you’ve probably heard the name DJ Codomo, since he’s produced and remixed quite a few tracks for the duo. Well, now it’s his turn to come out with an album proper, and it’s called TODAY. Kiiiiiii contribute a rap on one of the tracks. Via Shane Lester’s blog.

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Music

MR NO MUSIC

Pandatone starts a new series of podcasts for Neojaponisme, MR NO MUSIC, of Japanese indie electronic artists. Also, you can can catch David and U.T. from Kiiiiiii, together as MXUT, DJing at Bar Drop tomorrow night (November 22). More details here.

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Meta Music TB.Musica

TB.Musica 2

Yes, it’s been just over 1 year since I posted the first episode of my TB.Musica podcast series, and finally, here is episode 2 (and a link to the feed). For those new to this, TB.Musica is a music show in which I play 6 tracks from Japanese artists. This time I also added chapters, […]

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Magazines

This Week in Magazines

PEN (205) devotes an issue to “Tutto Ferrari,” all that is Ferrari. As you may imagine, I skimmed this one pretty fast. STUDIO VOICE (381) declares that “Young Photo Strikes Back!!” It’s a great issue with a round-up of the young up-and-coming photographers you need to keep an eye out for, with lots of photos […]

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Events

Happening in Tokyo

Kiiiiiii will perform this Tuesday (August 21) at Club Quattro in Shibuya to celebrate the release of their first album, AL & BUM (you can preview the album here). Guests will include Cubismo Grafico Five! The show starts at 18:15, with entry at 2800 yen (includes a drink). This year’s edition of the Good Design […]

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Music Tokyo Walking Web

Nylon TV in Tokyo

For their MySpace-themed issue, NYLON have prepare a few episodes of NYLON TV. One of them covers Tokyo, and features Kiiiiiii as well as a Shibuya/Harajuku walkabout. The show also uses a lot of Shugo Tokumaru tracks as BGM.

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Music Web

4 Little Joeys

Enjoy the “4 Little Joeys“ segment from Kiiiiiii‘s DVD.

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Events Music TB.Grafico

Marxy + U.T.

Marxy and U.T. performing this past Sunday at OK Fred HQ. It was great finally seeing Marxy play live, especially in such an intimate setting.