This blog introduces modern music from Japan.
Keywords: Japanese music, indie, alternative.

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Blues and whisky

Yukadan: blues band from Osaka. Odorou Matilda: a solo project slightly reminding tom waits. Odorou means “dance!”, a reference to Waltzing Matilda. Cool dee...


From this year’s Shimokitazawa Indie Fanclub. T字路s (tjiros): blues and rock with an intense vocal. If you like it, check Taeko Ito’s other band DIESEL ANN.

Shiina Ringo (I)

Shiina Ringo: doing jazz, punk rock, experimental, big band, both solo and with “Tokyo Jihen”.