Watch Japanese musician Shugo Tokumaru’s new eclectic-instrument video for ‘Vektor’

The Japanese folk musician Shugo Tokumaru has been a long-time favourite around these parts. Tokumaru…

Nialler9’s top albums of the decade (2000 – 2010)

Update: It’s 2016, I found this post and enjoyed it. I’ve now added a Spotify…

The 20 best bands I saw at SXSW 2013

…and some not so good ones ones. When I’m asked why I go to Austin…

Watch Shugo Tokumaru’s amazing paper-motion video & hear his new album In Focus?

There’ll always be a place in my heart for the music of Japan’s Shugo Tokumaru.…

Music video roundup: Tanlines, Shugo Tokumaru, Local Natives, Haim, Nosaj Thing, Charli XCX, How To Dress Well & Chad Valley

A collection of music videos of interest which arrived in the last few days.. Tanlines…

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On Repeat: tUnE-yArDs, No Monster Club, Shugo Tokumaru, Nicki Minaj & Chris Brown

A regular roundup of five tunes or records that are getting the repeat treatment. 1.…

Nialler9 Podcast #35: Yelle, Deerhoof, Jacques Greene, Young Galaxy, Millionyoung, Shugo Tokumaru & more

Fresh new tunes from Florida’s Millionyoung, Canadians Young Galaxy and Jacques Greene, my favourite Japanese…

This is the Japanese mixtape of a band called Adebisi Shank

Who better to provide us with an aural guide to Japanese music than a band…

Shugo Tokumaru’s new album – Port Entropy

The much-slept on Japanese folk artist Shugo Tokumaru deserves your eyes and ears. I first…

Shugo Tokumaru covers M.Ward, Peter, Bjorn and John

As part of their end of year round-up, Cokemachineglow have put up a podcast of…

Shugo from Japan

Some beautiful odd music from Tokyo, Japan trickled into my ears this past week (Thanks…