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Tokyo ON #062: Tour de Tokyo II - Big Yamanote 6

Tokyo ON #062: Tour de Tokyo II – Big Yamanote 6

Join us on Tokyo ON for the second Tour de Tokyo, led by Mac, Maction Planet Founder and Lead Guide! In this second episode of our ‘Tour de Tokyo’ series, Mac takes you on a journey around the JR Yamanote Line visiting the Big 6 transport hubs that power the World’s Greatest Metropolis. Starting at Shinjuku […]

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Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet Bespoke Japan Travel, holds a pack of Japanese Curry

This Week in Tokyo – 28 April 2020

In this week’s ‘This Week in Tokyo’ Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, keeps us abreast of the Maction Planet comings and goings, or rather stayings! This week: Mac plus Curry with Jonelle Patrick; Late Night Monogatari Vol.2; A Dialogue with Lee Ufan; Pepper Graveyard and Together as One. Konnichiwa from Tokyo. Once again, our thoughts […]

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LATE NIGHT MONOGATARI Vol.2: NOCTURNAL GROOVES OF THE WORLD’S GREATEST METROPOLIS!

Tokyo ON In the Mix: Late Night Monogatari Vol.2

LATE NIGHT MONOGATARI Vol.2: NOCTURNAL GROOVES OF THE WORLD’S GREATEST METROPOLIS! Another edition of the Late Night Monogatari series for chilling out, staying up, wandering aimlessly, convenience store runs, reading or contemplating your existence. Carefully selected and mixed by Tokyo ON host and Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong, this lo-fi Japanese music mix features […]

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Japanese City Pop artists Natsu Summer

This Week in Tokyo – 21 April 2020

In this week’s ‘This Week in Tokyo’ Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, keeps us abreast of the Maction Planet comings and goings, or rather stayings! This week: Natsu Summer; Kichijoji is Alright; The Kaminarimon Lantern is back!; Yamatalk x Tokyo Taste Test and #SupportLocalBusinesses. Konnichiwa from Tokyo. Once again, our thoughts go out to all those who have […]

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Tokyo ON #61: Kichijoji is Alright: In honour of Craftrock Circuit '20. Kids playing in Inokashira Park

Tokyo ON #061: Kichijoji is Alright

Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong honours the cancelled Craftrock Circuit ’20 event in the 61st episode of our flagship radio show ‘Tokyo ON’. In honour of the cancelled Craftrock Circuit ’20 event that was to be held in Kichijoji, Tokyo ON host and Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong takes the opportunity to rep […]

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Tokyo ON #060: Requiem for Synchronicity 2020: Shin Sakiura at the Midnight Mellows event in January 2020 at Club Asia

Tokyo ON #060: Requiem for Synchronicity 2020

Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong spins an extra-large episode of Tokyo ON in honour of the cancelled Synchronicity 2020 festival. Celebrating its 15th anniversary, Synchronicity 2020 promised to be an amazing weekend featuring a killer lineup of artists such as Shin Sakiura, TENDOUJI, Chocoholic, Aaamyyy, PARKGOLF, 西恵利香, tomggg, 空音 and more. Unfortunately it was […]

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Tokyo ON #059: Future Listening! from Maction Planet radio - for fans of Japanese music

Tokyo ON #059: Future Listening!

Tokyo ON host and Resident Maction Planet DJ Royce Leong brings you some Future Listening in the latest episode of our flagship radio show. It’s now 2020 and a new decade, so Maction Planet Resident DJ and host Royce Leong has decided to look at the current trends in Japanese music and guess what this […]

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Tokyo ON In The Mix: Mirrorball Magic

Tokyo ON In The Mix: Mirrorball Magic

Maction Planet Radio x Mirrorball Magic in this brand new edition of Tokyo ON In the Mix!  Soaring strings, funky guitars, mellow keyboards, killer grooves – the elements of classic funk, soul and disco are alive and well in modern Japanese pop music. In this ‘Mirrorball Magic’ mix, Maction Planet Resident DJ and Tokyo ON host Royce […]

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Chureito Pagoda and Mt Fuji on a Maction Planet Tokyo Private Tour

This Week in Tokyo and Mount Fuji – 25 February 2020

Welcome to ‘This Week in Tokyo’ (and Mount Fuji), a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in the city. Hosted by Mac, our Founder and Lead Guide, you can check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the […]

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Tokyo ON #058: Best of Japanese Music 2019

Tokyo ON #058: Best of Japanese Music 2019

On the final day of 2019, Tokyo ON host and Resident Maction Planet DJ Royce Leong calls the Best of Japanese Music 2019, including individual and group awards, best new artist, album of the year and track of the year. 2019 has been an historic year in Japan with a new Emperor, an epic Rugby […]

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