So, Just How Japanese is the USA These Days?
It happens every now and then. Or maybe it’s happening all the time, just under the flat and obvious surface of everyday life. Whatever it ...
July 18, 2014
Get Your Gross On with These 10 Kimo-kawaii Essentials
Sweet and frilly: move over. There’s a new kawaii in town, and this one isn’t your regular cute. It’s the exact opposite actually. Best described ...
July 15, 2014
Have a Blast With These 6 Must-dos at J-POP SUMMIT FESTIVAL 2014
There’s never been a better time to be an international J-fan. The Internet has broken down many barriers one used to face if they wanted ...
July 10, 2014
All Smiles at Happy Hard Rave
A recent Friday night gathering saw glitter, balloons and over 30 of Japan’s best up and coming artists playing music at a blistering 200 BPM. ...
July 8, 2014
WEAVER's London Times Chapter 6: Until Next Time
Hi, this is Toru again. Writing to you from the U.K.! How time flies, almost five months have passed since we came to London, and ...
July 4, 2014
Go to These 6 Fests to Make the Most Out of Your Summer
The music festival boom in Japan over the last few years has made it that, if you were bold enough (and had a bloated bank ...
July 3, 2014
Yone's Kawaii Making Faces: The Rise and Fall of Aomoji-kei?
“I’m going to debut this girl soon so keep her in mind please.” That’s what the president of Asobi System, Yusuke Nakagawa, said to ...
July 1, 2014
Singing Robots, Wireframes and Friends in Cornelius’ Ghost in the Shell
Anyone who considers themselves anime fans will know this epic franchise – and be very excited right about now – while those who know their ...
June 27, 2014
block.81 Girl Power in the DJ World
Konbanwa! DJ Yummy here. For the last three years I’ve been doing a show on block.fm called “Vinyl House,” where I spin house and other ...
June 26, 2014
Look Out for These 6 J-events Happening All Over the World This Summer
Kyary Pamyu Pamyu Nanda Collection World Tour: Jun. 28 (Bangkok, Thailand) Harajuku’s ambassador of kawaii, Kyary Pamyu Pamyu has had herself a massive 2014 – ...
June 24, 2014