Episodes tagged "Japan"

Around the World in 80s Music: 20 Episode SpecialTue, 2018-12-18 20:14

An extra-long episode featuring some of the best songs I haven't featured on the show yet. The tracks go from German... See details

Around the World in 80s Music: Punk from East and Southeast AsiaWed, 2018-06-13 16:12

Diverging from my usual collection of global pop, disco and dance, this week ATWI80sM takes a look at the punk scenes... See details

Big J's Tape Hour: EP 1 Mixed BagWed, 2018-03-28 16:40

In the first episode of Big J's Tape Hour, I rummage through my collection, playing a variety of tracks from far and... See details

Around the World in 80s Music: JapanWed, 2017-11-08 16:53

From city-pop to punk, for the first episode of the show we are looking at music from Japan. Takako Mamiya -... See details

Rhythm Passport Ep. 6: JulyMon, 2017-07-03 14:50

Rhythm Passport holders, SOAS radio listeners welcome back to the July episode of Rhythm Passport on Air. For the sixth... See details

Furniture Music S02E21 w/ Gold PandaMon, 2017-06-26 11:05

Internationally acclaimed British electronic musician and former student of Japanese at SOAS, University of London,... See details

Furniture Music S02E19Sun, 2017-05-21 23:54

First half of the show presenting the music of Ametsub, Anchorsong, Daisuke Tanabe and Kidnaevil in honour of their... See details

Furniture Music S01E11 - Anchorsong SpecialWed, 2016-04-20 18:39

Episode 11 showcases the electronic experiments of Anchorsong, a talented musician especially famous for his unique... See details

Furniture Music S01E10 - Soichi Terada SpecialTue, 2016-04-05 18:49

An episode about Japanese composer and musician Soichi Terada, in celebration of his European Tour April... See details

Furniture Music S01E09 - Susumu Yokota TributeTue, 2016-04-05 18:38

A tribute episode to Susumu Yokota, a prolific musician, whose work spans from ambient to house, and who died... See details

Furniture Music S01E08 - Women onlyTue, 2016-04-05 18:30

An 'almost-one-hour-long' episode showcasing different kinds of electronic and ambient tunes made by Japanese female... See details

Furniture Music S01E07Tue, 2016-04-05 18:26

A selection of melancholic, chill out, relaxing ambient songs by different artists. Tracklist: 1. Ayur - I Miss... See details

Furniture Music S01E06 - Utakata no Hibi by MariahTue, 2016-04-05 18:21

A great re-issue of 2015, this episode showcases the album Utakata no Hibi by Mariah, originally released in... See details

Furniture Music S01E05 w/ Daisuke Tanabe & Sam Tucker of Yuppies MusicTue, 2016-04-05 18:16

Daisuke Tanabe's European Tour kicked off last week and I had the pleasure to interview him and Sam Tucker of Yuppies... See details

Furniture Music S01E04 - Daisuke Tanabe SpecialTue, 2016-04-05 17:35

Since Daisuke Tanabe is playing on Thursday 11th February 2016 in London here is a selection of his... See details

Furniture Music S01E03 - Lefthanded Dream by Ryuichi SakamotoTue, 2016-04-05 17:26

This episode is all about one album only, a classic released in the 80s: Ryuichi Sakamoto's Lefthanded Dream /... See details

Furniture Music S01E02Tue, 2016-04-05 17:22

How can you define a genre? In this episode we will move from "proper" ambient and electronic tunes to acid jazz and... See details

Furniture Music S01E01Tue, 2016-04-05 17:16

This first episode is a selection of some favourites of mine, including one cover and one classic, to give you an idea... See details

Class 15 - Otaku Culture and Cosplay Around the World Fri, 2015-10-30 22:29

School of Otaku and Anime Studies Class 15 ? Otaku Culture and Cosplay Around the World Nowadays otaku culture is... See details

Music Creator: EMI MEYERWed, 2015-04-01 15:15

This edition of CWCLDN welcomes the lovely Japanese-American jazz singer-songwriter Emi Meyer who visited London en... See details

Music Creator: MAKOTO KURIYATue, 2015-01-06 14:10

Celebrating the inaugural Tokyo Jazz Fest London at the Pizza Express Live presented by Bolygo Music, this edition... See details

Anime and Film Creator: KEIICHI HARAMon, 2014-04-07 20:06

Visiting London for the first time as part of Japan Film Festival Programme 2014, we welcome Keiichi Hara, a creative... See details

Episode 3 - Drinking CultureMon, 2014-02-03 17:32

When it comes to alcohol, Japan is most often associated with sake. But did you know "all-you-can-drink-booze" is a... See details

Superfry #2: Christmas SpecialMon, 2013-12-16 11:39

Christmas is just around the corner and it's the only time of the year you'll ever drink hot wine! Superfry is back... See details

Superfry #1: Tonkotsu RamenSun, 2013-12-08 22:24

The past year here has seen a ramen boom, with several ramen outlets popping up in various locations in Central London... See details

Jennifer Lind on War Memory and Reconciliation in East AsiaFri, 2012-11-16 13:42

On the 11th of October 2012 Jennifer Lind, Associate Professor in the Department of Government at Dartmouth College,... See details

Ghetto Lounge Episode 27Wed, 2012-04-25 13:59

This month Ghetto Lounge presents various selection of Latin, Afro, Brazilian, soul and Hip Hop. Track1: Koichi... See details

Traditional & Contemporary Koto Music - Kameyama KonoTue, 2012-01-17 19:08

A rare chance to hear Kameyama Kono, one of Japan?s foremost Yamada-ryu koto masters performing a range of traditional... See details

Regional Spotlights; Asia - The Olympus ScandalTue, 2011-12-06 14:04

This week we're in Japan, where the Olympus Corporation has been under pressure since mid-October. The CEO of the... See details

Tokyo Soundscape: Zipangu Film Festival SpecialThu, 2011-11-17 19:18

Tokyo Soundscape presents a Zipangu Fest special (www.zipangufest.com), featuring an interview with Neil Cantwell and... See details

SOAS Archive Show: Music from Distant Corners of the World (2)Thu, 2011-05-19 17:51

The Nonesuch Explorer: Music from Distant Corners of the World This episode features sides one and two of the... See details

Media Uncovered: Episode 2 - Covering Japan and the Contamination of InformationTue, 2011-04-26 01:20

This episode, with my co-host Chris Wood, we look at media depictions - inside and outside Japan ? of the Tohoku... See details

Regional Spotlights: 2010 RoundupThu, 2011-01-27 19:05

In the first episode, Nayela Wickramasuriya presents a roundup of some of the key stories from 2010. We find out what,... See details

SOAS Alumni Podcasts: Danny Choo Wed, 2010-06-02 03:00

Blogger of all things Japanese Culture and CEO Danny Choo talks to SOAS's Sebilio about what motivated him to study a... See details