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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 #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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Roger Turner x Koichi Makigami x Yumiko Tanaka: Live at the Hara Museum

On Saturday 7 December 2019 Roger Turner, the internationally renowned improvisational drummer and percussionist from the UK, performed at the Hara Museum for the first time in six years alongside visionary vocalist Koichi Makigami and shamisen maestro Yumiko Tanaka. Mac, a Friend of the Hara Museum, was there to support and reports back with photos […]

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