Music

This Month on Maction Planet – February 2024

February is typically the quietest month on Maction Planet in terms of tours, but that just means we’re at 80% capacity instead of 100% capacity! Of course, the remaining time is spent on the trip planning we have been commissioned to do for later in the year… and to prepare for Hanami season. What better […]

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Tokyo ON In The Mix: Neo City Pop Vol. 5

Tokyo ON In The Mix: Neo City Pop Vol. 5

The fifth volume in our Neo City Pop series sees Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong deliver some top tunes to brighten your day! Time for a long vacation! 90 minutes of modern city pop tracks from artists such as The Burning Deadwoods, Tokimeki Records, LAYRUS LOOP, evening cinema, THREE1989 and more. Enjoy the summer […]

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Tokyo ON In The Mix: Future Bounce Vol.3

Tokyo ON In The Mix: Future Bounce Vol.3

King of the Tokyo Bounce, Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong, is back for the threepeat! This is our bounciest volume of Japanese hip-hop/future R&B yet, focused purely on tracks guaranteed to get your body movin’ and your party groovin’ all night long. Featuring artists such as 3House, aimi, Yo-Sea, CANDYGIRL, Soulflex, tofubeats and more, […]

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Tokyo ON #081: From the Ashes

Tokyo ON #081: From the Ashes

Rising from the ashes, Maction Planet Radio’s flagship show is back with Tokyo ON #081, hosted by Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong! Finally Japan is open for business once again and Tokyo ON returns to take stock of what has been lost and gained. We cover new albums from パジャマで海なんかいかない and Miida, discuss the […]

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2017 NBA Golden State Warriors Championship Ring worn by Mac of Maction Planet

This Week in Tokyo – 4 October 2022

It’s been an especially large week on Maction Planet! ‘Nuff said… Featured image – Some of my tour guests own very cool things: The 2022 NBA champions, the Golden State Warriors, were in town for two pre-season friendlies against the Washington Wizards. One of the Golden State Warriors owners, a repeat Maction Planet Tokyo Private […]

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Dexter Holland from The Offspring with Mac from Maction Planet

This Week in Tokyo – 23 August 2022

It’s been a very special celebrity-filled week on Maction Planet! I spent a large part of the week working with The Offspring, one of the world’s biggest bands. On Wednesday, I went hiking with band frontman Dexter Holland (featured image), arranged in conjunction with our trekking partners. A fun time was had by all, despite […]

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Tokyo ON #080: The Neighborhood

Tokyo ON #080: The Neighborhood

Welcome to the neighborhood with Tokyo ON #080, the perfect companion to the Tokyo summer! It’s summer in Tokyo, and on this episode we check out the latest sounds from the streets of the World’s Greatest Metropolis featuring tracks from AmPm, CHiLi GiRL, Pictured Resort and more. We also discuss the plight of the least […]

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Tokyo ON In the Mix: New Soul Japan on Maction Planet Radio

Tokyo ON In the Mix: New Soul Japan

Discover the new soul of Japan with Tokyo ON! Warm up, chill out, and feel good with this mixed compilation of Japanese neo soul tracks featuring beautiful vocals, rich harmonies, modern beats, and jazzy highlights from the likes of XinU, sangdei, Sincere, Misato Ono, yonawo, and more. It’s all positive vibes, love, peace, and of […]

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Tokyo ON #079: Touching Base

Tokyo ON #079: Touching Base

We’re touching base with our fanbase so turn up the bass and come face-to-face with Episode #079 of Tokyo ON! With concerts, festivals, sports and travel back on the schedule, it seems Japan is finally opening up again, so we take the opportunity to check back in with the sounds of the world’s greatest metropolis […]

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Hiroshima A-Bomb Domb: Tokyo ON #078: Voices from Beyond on Maction Planet Radio

Tokyo ON #078: Voices from Beyond

Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong learns from history in a special episode of Tokyo ON. These are tumultuous times. Recognizing the futility of war and the needless loss of life, on this special episode we look at some of the stories behind songs by the Boom, Misora Hibari, ECD, and more as we search […]

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