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Seiho

by Editor | 15th May 2017

Seiho Hayakawa is a DJ/producer on his very own Day Tripper Records label. He’s proven his hair-thrashing, show-rocking abilities by walking through the crowd at gigs, chatting with locals and posing for selfies. It’s fair to say he’s a charismatic performing artist. Since 2012, Seiho has proven his ability by climbing the ladder of Japan’s […]

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dos・ing

by Editor | 15th March 2017

Ignore the name – dos・ing (dreaming of sleeping) are a collective you won’t want to sleep on. Formed in Tokyo with the simple aim of introducing local underground talent to the international community, dos・ing is home to a diverse range of sounds, from the slick electronics of co-founder Steffen¥oshiki to the soundclash carnage of Brazilian-Japanese […]

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Japan

by Editor | 2nd June 2016

‘Big In Japan’ has been a long-running catchphrase for European artists who have wanted to find fame in the Pacific island, but the phrase isn’t completely tongue-in-cheek, as for a long time the country has been one of the largest music markets in the world. In 2014, IFPI ranked it second after the US, grossing […]

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With one foot firmly in his nation’s rich cultural history, Japanese artist HAIOKA possesses a strong reverence for his roots. Yet with the other foot striding boldly towards the future, that reverence has found a unique expression in his art. …

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dos・ing

by Editor

Ignore the name – dos・ing (dreaming of sleeping) are a collective you won’t want to sleep on. Formed in Tokyo with the simple aim of introducing local underground talent to the international community, dos・ing is home to a diverse range of sounds, from the slick electronics of co-founder Steffen¥oshiki to the soundclash carnage of Brazilian-Japanese …

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Seiho

by Editor | 15th May 2017

Seiho Hayakawa is a DJ/producer on his very own Day Tripper Records label. He’s proven his hair-thrashing, show-rocking abilities by walking through the crowd at gigs, chatting with locals and posing for selfies. It’s fair to say he’s a charismatic performing artist. Since 2012, Seiho has proven his ability by climbing the ladder of Japan’s […]

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Japan Targets Touts

by Editor | 31st August 2016

The image above is a poster which is running throughout Japan as part of a #ResaleNO, anti-ticket touting campaign, which has recently been launched by a Japanese music industry collective. As reported by CMU, large artists, major festivals, and general …

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