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Tokyo ON #073: Love, Tokyo on Maction Planet Radio

Tokyo ON #073: Love, Tokyo

Maction Planet Radio’s flagship show always brings you the real Tokyo, but in this show we’re bringing you the REAL Tokyo in ‘Tokyo ON #073: Love, Tokyo’ Never mind the Olympics, here’s the real Tokyo! It’s 2021 and so Tokyo ON host and permanent Tokyo resident Royce Leong looks past the myths and discusses some […]

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Tokyo ON #072: A New Day: Sunrise from Canoe on Iriomote Island

Tokyo ON #072: A New Day

Born from darkness, a new day dawns for Tokyo ON! Emerging from a period of darkness, Tokyo ON host and Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong shares some of the music that has helped cope with the struggles of modern life including songs from gb, GOOD LIFE FELLOWS, DJ KOMORI and more. Times may be […]

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Tokyo ON In the Mix: Neo City Pop Vol.3

Another volume of modern Japanese neo city pop from the World’s Greatest Metropolis! Mixed by Tokyo ON host and Maction Planet Resident DJ Royce Leong, it’s perfect for cruising on the expressway, romantic encounters, impossibly blue skies and billowing white clouds, relaxing by the poolside under gently swaying palm trees, moonlight glittering on the sea, […]

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Tokyo ON #071: Tour de Tokyo III - Chuo-Sobu Sessions

Tokyo ON #071: Tour de Tokyo III – Chuo-Sobu Sessions

Tokyo ON’s Tour de Tokyo continues along the Chuo-Sobu Line! Led by Mac, Maction Planet’s Founder and Lead Guide, the third episode in our ‘Tour de Tokyo’ series takes you on an aural (and geographically accurate) tour west along the Chuo-Sobu Line with no train changes! Starting from Okubo and finishing in Kichijoji,  each stop […]

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Japanese Fruit Sandwiches at Da Cafe at Prince Smart Inn Ebisu

This Week in Tokyo – 18 May 2021

Welcome to ‘This Week in Tokyo’, 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 skin of the […]

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Tokyo ON In the Mix: Adult Oriented Disco Vol.2

Tokyo ON In the Mix: Adult Oriented Disco Vol.2

Maction Planet Radio returns with some Adult Oriented Disco… in the mix! Another volume of modern Japanese soul and funk for discerning listeners featuring tracks by Softsoul, Q.A.S.B, EOW, Kroi, I Don’t Like Mondays and more. We call it ‘Adult Oriented Disco,’ but it’s guaranteed to make you get up and dance at any age! […]

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Tokyo ON In The Mix: Tokyo Wandering Vol.5

Tokyo ON In The Mix: Tokyo Wandering Vol.5

Maction Planet Radio returns with Volume 5 of our eclectic, downtempo mixes, perfect for Tokyo Wandering. Another edition of Tokyo Wandering featuring 100% fresh Japanese hip hop tracks for those walks away from troubles and madness, for clarity and introspection, discovering pleasant surprises in unexpected places, going where the flow takes you, and searching for […]

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Tokyo ON #070: A New Hope - Roppongi Crossing at sunset

Tokyo ON #070: A New Hope

Maction Planet Radio brings you hope, a new hope, in the latest episode of flagship radio show Tokyo ON. The road is long and the darkness continues, but thankfully people are still making new music to keep us going. Searching for some light at the end of the tunnel, Tokyo ON host Royce Leong brings […]

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Tokyo ON #069: Best of Japanese Music 2020

Tokyo ON #069: Best of Japanese Music 2020

At the end of 2020, Tokyo ON host and Resident Maction Planet DJ Royce Leong calls the Best of Japanese Music 2020. 2020 is finally over and although we won’t miss it, Tokyo ON pays tribute to the Japanese musicians who gave us great music in a time of despair. In this episode we unveil […]

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Tokyo ON #067: New Order

Tokyo ON #067: New Order

Maction Planet Radio ushers in a New Order in the latest episode of Tokyo ON!  In our continued quest to bring you the latest and greatest of Japanese music, Tokyo ON host Royce Leong has placed his bets on intriguing artists such as NOTEN, DOUL, ODOLA and Keita Keith to lead us into the future. If […]

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