Music! in the Month of November, 2013

30 11 2013

A recap of my music-related events from this month…

Nick Lowe @ Billboard Live Tokyo.

Nick Lowe @ Billboard Live Tokyo.

The Glenn Miller Orchestra @ the Sumida Triphony Hall

The Glenn Miller Orchestra @ the Sumida Triphony Hall

Jin Oki @ Yamano Music, Main Store

Jin Oki @ Yamano Music, Main Store

Michael Monroe @ Liquid Room

Michael Monroe @ Liquid Room

Paul McCartney @ Tokyo Dome

Paul McCartney @ Tokyo Dome

Sir Paul continued

Sir Paul continued

The Duke Ellington Orchestra @ Blue Note Tokyo

The Duke Ellington Orchestra @ Blue Note Tokyo

Ilya Rashkovskiy @ Yamaha Hall

Ilya Rashkovskiy @ Yamaha Hall

Cecile McLorin Salvant @ Cotton Club

Cecile McLorin Salvant @ Cotton Club. They spelled Cecile wrong!!

noon @ Tower Records Shibuya

noon @ Tower Records Shibuya

In case anyone is wondering "Tower Records" is that good old Tower Records that used to exist in the US.  It has survived in Japan via a management buyout and it continues to thrive despite the economic hardships.  Hooray to Tower Records!

In case anyone is wondering “Tower Records” is that good old Tower Records that used to exist in the US. It has survived in Japan via a management buyout and it continues to thrive despite the economic hardships. Hooray to Tower Records!

As Tower says, “No music, no life.”





Music! in the Month of July, 2013

31 07 2013

Time went by so quickly and we are already at the end of July, half way through the summer…!

Music this month…

Jin Oki with Dolores Agujetas @ Cay, July 9, 2013

Jin Oki with Dolores Agujetas @ Cay, July 9, 2013

Sadao Watanabe with his Brazilian band @ Blue Note Tokyo, July 10, 2013

Sadao Watanabe with his Brazilian band @ Blue Note Tokyo, July 10, 2013

Sadao Watanabe in a "Talk Session" @ Tower Records Shinjuku, July 13, 2013

Sadao Watanabe in a “Talk & Autograph Session” @ Tower Records Shinjuku, July 13, 2013

Masa Itoh's Heavy Metal Championship @ TOC, July 15, 2013

Masa Itoh’s Heavy Metal Championship @ TOC, July 15, 2013

Shakatak @ Billboard Live Tokyo, July 18, 2013

Shakatak @ Billboard Live Tokyo, July 18, 2013

Nikolay Khozyainov @ Hamarikyu Asahi Hall, July 19, 2013

Nikolay Khozyainov @ Hamarikyu Asahi Hall, July 19, 2013

Halie Loren in-store live performance and autograph session @ Tower Records Shibuya, July 20, 2013

Halie Loren in-store live performance & autograph session @ Tower Records Shibuya, July 20, 2013

Halie Loren @ Cotton Club, July 20, 2013

Halie Loren @ Cotton Club, July 20, 2013

Fuji Rock 2013 @ Naeba Ski Resort, July 28, 2013

Fuji Rock Festival 2013 @ Naeba Ski Resort, July 28, 2013

SWV @ Billboard Live Tokyo, July 29, 2013

SWV @ Billboard Live Tokyo, July 29, 2013

Boy in-store live performance & autograph session @ Tower Records Shibuya, July 30, 2013

Boy in-store live performance & autograph session @ Tower Records Shibuya, July 30, 2013

Looking forward to seeing Boy perform live again this weekend at Billboard Live Tokyo…








%d bloggers like this: