Das Fluff’s First Visit to Japan (I Love Tokyo!)

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When a friend, Dawn Lintern, who is the lead singer in a band called Das Fluff (dasfluff.com) was on a tour in Tokyo, she posted these wonderful first impressions of Japan on her Facebook page.

I asked if I could share it here. If you've never been to Japan - this conjures up just the right image I think... 


"Fish that's still jumping when it gets delivered to the restaurant, Geisha girls with slimy business men, cigarette smoke, cherry blossom, litter-free streets, teenage girls dressed like 5 year olds, courtesy, friendliness, modesty, non-agressive driving, orderly queues, Asahi, being treated like a pop goddess (for one night, at least), dogs in sunglasses, an insanely efficient transport service, soundchecks that run to schedule and the worst cover version of Radiohead's Karma Police ever.

I don't want to go back to London."

I know how she feels. :-)

Dawn enjoyed it so much that she wrote a song about all the things she loved about the city and Japan. It's called Tokyo Daisuki - or I Love Tokyo. I hope you enjoy it:


Further Reading

How I Got To DJ in Tokyo (Surprising True Story)

Tokyo's Incredible Live House Scene: An Insider's Guide


Things To Do In Tokyo

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  • Regina Rianelli says:

    #Konnichiwa, #RobDyer #san,

    #AkemashiteOmedetouGozaimasu!
    #HappyNewYear!

    Great work with #Tokyo #Daisuki and #Das_Fluff #Dawn : #Cheers to You !!!

    Dear #Rob, whenever You have the time, kindly also include Museums exhibitions, like #MoriArtMuseum at #Roppongi, that will be holding until #March2016 with #TakashiMurakami: #500Arhats #PopArt and stuff.

    People #Love to consume #Art too!

    Sayonara!,
    Regina Rianelli

    P.S.: Photo from Creative Commons

      • Regina Rianelli says:

        #DomoArigatôGuzaimasu , #RobDyer #san,

        Yes, I have read that #excellent #StudioGhibli #Article with great #photographs, sir , but have had already Commented there formerly…
        that’s why I chose to use this space here to help and create more traffic…

        You will be able to build a #Museum #Map throughout #Japan as you’ re touring around…
        ln the near Future you will have those Museums e-mailing You new #Shows and offering their yearly #scheadules to be published : #Cheers!

        #Count on me!

        my Best – many #Blessings – #Sayonara!,
        Regina Rianelli

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