Bathing Ape to celebrate 20th anniversary with exhibition featuring work from Kanye West, Pharrell

It may seem like the time has whizzed by, by the Bathing Ape brand has been…


BenZel - "Fallin’ Love" | Music Video

Flower power, lava lamps and frisky hippy antics abound in the official video…


Digging: DJ Babu's beat banging Japan-influenced 'Konnichiwa Bitches' Mix | Stream

Last year the Legendary DJ Babu of the Beat Junkies (and also known as one…


Nas x 1500 Or Nothin' live in Japan [Video]

Nas brought the 'Bridge to the Land of the Rising Sun recently, rocking a…


Chino - "Rich 2Moro" | Music Video

"Rich 2Moro" is one of many uplifting dancehall tracks people don't give the…


SBTRKT - "Fried Eggs" | New Music

This may not be new to our Japanese readers (konichiwa), but it's new to our…


Palladium Boots: Tokyo Rising featuring Pharrell Williams | Documentary

Palladium Boots have launched a video series featuring music producer and all…


SBTRKT : UK x US Live Shows 2011 | Tourdates

Those curious about the mysteriously masked SBTRKT will be pleased to find the…


Donnis - Nippon Sounds EP | Free Download

After a bit of a delay, Donnis' free Nippon Sounds EP has been released. Upon…


J. Rocc - "Stay Fresh" (shot&edited by Mayer Hawthorne) [Video]

Whilst in Japan together on tour, Michigan hailing singer, songwriter,…


Ta-Ku releases name-your-price beat tape, 24, for Japan | New Music

Soulection and Red Bull Music Academy alumni, Ta-Ku join forces to present to…


Red Bull Music Academy 2011 will not be held in Tokyo, new location to be announced April 11

In a statement released last week by the Red Bull Music Academy (RBMA), it was…


Gappy Ranks - "I Was There" (Tribute to Japan) | New Music

UK reggae artist Gappy Ranks landed in Japan approximately two hours before…


Defrag Mag Interview DJ Premier x Pete Rock In Japan | Video

Defrag magazine delivers this very dope interview with two of hip hop's…


The inspiration behind the latest episode of The Boondocks? SAMURAI CHAMPLOO

On watching the latest installment of The Boondocks, my…


BREAKING NEWS: Avant-Garde Soul/Hip-Hop producer Nujabes dies in car crash

A sad day for the world of underground soul and Hip-Hop as news breaks of the…