Music

Tokyo ON #050: Hey! Say! Goodbye... Maction Planet Radio's tribute to the music of the Heisei Era

Tokyo ON #050: Hey! Say! Goodbye…

Maction Planet Radio’s flagship show Tokyo ON turns 50 with an epic tribute to the music of the Heisei Era!  Over 30 years in the making, this is the 50th episode of Tokyo ON, a 74 minute special to farewell the Heisei period (1989-2019). Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong has selected 30* songs for […]

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Tokyo ON In the Mix: Tokyo Wandering vol.3

Maction Planet Radio returns with another eclectic mix inspired by Cherry Blossoms! For this edition of Tokyo Wandering, Tokyo ON host and Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong has put together another fine selection of downtempo Japanese hip-hop tracks featuring maco marets, illmore, chelmico, EVISBEATS, STUTS and more. Inspired by the transient nature of the […]

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Tokyo ON Gaiden: Mihoudai Tokyo 2019 Recap

Tokyo ON Gaiden: Mihoudai Tokyo 2019 Recap

A special edition of Tokyo ON, Maction Planet Radio’s flagship show, showcases the talent of Mihoudai Tokyo 2019!  Fresh from his fantastic experience at the Mihoudai Tokyo 2019 festival, Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong takes you through the streets of Shinjuku deep into the basements for a band-by-band account of the action, featuring acts […]

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Hina Matsuri at Hoshinoya

This Week in Tokyo – 5 March 2019

The latest edition of This Week in Tokyo – a review of the Maction Planet week that was and a look ahead to what’s coming up in and beyond the city. Check out photos from our tours and read insights into our explorations as we get under the skin of the World’s Greatest Metropolis, and beyond. This […]

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Kaihin Makuhari: Tokyo ON #049: Living a Dream featuring TENDRE and more!

Tokyo ON #049: Living a Dream

Maction Planet Radio returns with the 49th episode of their flagship show, Tokyo ON!  Unsure of what is reality and what is a dream, Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong gets a little introspective this episode backed by the latest releases from TENDRE, Spangle Call Lilli Line, Somewhere and more. Reaffirming our mission to bring […]

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Tokyo ON #048: Everything you wanted to know about AKB48

Tokyo ON #048: Everything you wanted to know about AKB48*

Maction Planet Radio returns with another episode of their flagship show, Tokyo ON!  This is Episode Number 48 of Tokyo ON, and not only does that mean you can listen to Tokyo ON back to back for 24 hours now, it also calls for a one-off super special on everything AKB48. Maction Planet Resident DJ […]

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Tokyo ON #047: Best of Japanese music 2018

Tokyo ON #047: Best of Japanese Music 2018

Maction Planet Radio returns with another episode of their flagship show, Tokyo ON, showcasing the best of Japanese music 2018!  It’s the end of an eventful 2018, so in this special extended episode Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong looks back on the year and presents Tokyo ON’s best of Japanese music 2018. The show […]

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Tokyo ON In the Mix: Future Warp

Tokyo ON In the Mix: Future Warp

FUTURE WARP: WELCOME TO THE FUTURE! This edition of Tokyo ON In the Mix, Future Warp, is a tight selection of future/alternative hip-hop tracks by talented Japanese rappers and beatmakers. This mix features Tokyo ON favorites SIRUP and Sweet William, up and coming artists like WILYWNKA and Yo-Sea, our good friends Chocoholic and Laya, and […]

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Atsushi Yamane, head of the Tokyo Pipe Band, at the Tokyo Whisky Festival 2018

Amazing Bagpiper Atsushi Yamane at Tokyo Whisky Festival 2018

Mac, Founder and Lead Guide of Maction Planet, flaunts the fun he had at Whisky Festival 2018 in Tokyo where he got to witness an incredible performance from head of the Tokyo Pipe Band, Atsushi Yamane.  There was only one place to be whisky lovers last weekend, and that was at this year’s Tokyo Whisky Festival, officially […]

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Tokyo ON #046: Tour de Tokyo I

Maction Planet Radio returns with another episode of their flagship show, Tokyo ON! This time, its the inaugural Tour de Tokyo!  Join us on Tokyo ON for a Tour de Tokyo led by Maction Planet Founder and Lead Guide, Mac! In the first episode of this series, Mac takes you on an aural (and geographically […]

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