Best Radio Stations in Japan

November 28, 2017 | By

Japanese culture has fascinated the world for a long time. Many people started visiting this county in order to dive into its vast culture. For the ones that are not able to do this there are convenient alternatives. One of them is listening to local radio stations. This is an easy tool to better understand […]

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All About Japanese Pop Culture

November 10, 2017 | By

When we think about the Japanese pop culture a multitude of images and information emerges in our minds. From music, cuisine, movies and fashion trends, they all embrace the multitude of trends emerging in Japan at the speed of light. Thanks to its growth we can now consider Japan as a pop culture superpower. From […]

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A History of Music in Japan

October 28, 2017 | By

Music in Japan has a long and rich history that covers centuries of time and cultures. The Japanese have such a distinct style for so many reasons, from their dress and grooming to their food to their architecture and of course to their music. Japan is huge prouder of music, they are actually the second […]

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The Most Popular Japanese Musicians

October 13, 2017 | By

Japanese music can cover a broad number of musical styles and artists. For some, music of Japan could signify the traditional music that’s associated with Japanese history. For others, it can allude to Japanese bands and Japanese pop singers. While traditional Japanese music is obviously different than the Western influenced Japanese bands that emerged during […]

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Japanese Music in Western Culture

October 3, 2017 | By

  The word for music in Japanese is ongaku, combining the kanji “on” with the kanji “gaku”. Music that has come from the western lands, such as Great Britain and the United States, has had an influence on music all around the world. This changed the most or was seen the most after the first […]

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