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KIKAGAKU MOYO RELEASE MASANA TEMPLES
KIKAGAKU MOYO RELEASE MASANA TEMPLES

Photo Credit: Jamie Wdziekonski Last Friday saw Japanese psych-rock genre defiers Kikagaku Moyo release their excellent new album Masana Temples. Having decamped to the Portuguese capital of Lisbon to record the album, their fourth, with jazz musician Bruno Pernadas,...

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A THOUGHT PROVOKING QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSION WITH WATA IGARASHI
A THOUGHT PROVOKING QUESTION AND ANSWER SESSION WITH WATA IGARASHI

Shibuya, Tokyo techno and sound producer Wata Igarashi recently released a new EP for New York City label The Bunker. The impressive four track Question And Answer, a release dealing with the themes of connection and communication which are...

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[.que] RELEASES WONDERLAND
[.que] RELEASES WONDERLAND

Last week [.que], the solo project of Shinjuku based artist Nao Kakimoto released a new album Wonderland through Athens based label Sound In Silence. It’s gestation period began in 2015 when Kakimoto scored the short film Kurokawa Wonderland. From...

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POWDER DROPS STUNNING ‘H’ EP
POWDER DROPS STUNNING ‘H’ EP

This week saw Tokyo based DJ/Producer Moko Shibata, aka Powder released her debut EP H, through Berlin label Cocktail d’Amore. Upon her visit to the dance club a couple of years back she was inspired to create four tracks...

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RAYONS UNVEILS NEW SINGLE FROM DEBUT ALBUM
RAYONS UNVEILS NEW SINGLE FROM DEBUT ALBUM

Back in September, Rayons, the project of Japanese instrumentalist and composer Masako Nakai released her debut album, The World Left Behind. She’s just released the latest exquisitely beautiful single from it, ‘Waxing Moon’ featuring the vocals of Miwako Shimizu...

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