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How I Got To DJ In Tokyo

How I Got To DJ In Tokyo

Here’s the story of how I got to DJ in Tokyo. I’ve long been a fan of electronic music. My moment of epiphany came in July 1977. We didn’t have…

Changing Plans, New Discoveries

Changing Plans, New Discoveries

I recently arrived back after our most recent 16 day Japan adventure. It was one full of discovery and variety, friends, family, seeing a friend’s band perform their first gig…

Visiting a Sumo Tournament

Visiting a Sumo Tournament

Although it has lost its top spot as Japan’s most popular national sport (that now goes to baseball), sumo and the massive, largely naked, and iconic wrestlers that are the…

Rios Bakery & Cafe, Ashiya

Rios Bakery & Cafe, Ashiya

One thing I particularly love about Japan is the amount of small, self-owned, mom and pop and family-run small business there are – everywhere you go. Whether it is in…