Tuesday 30 September 2014

Fashion Crisis (October 2014)

Regular Fashion Crisis DJ James Hadfield is off to the mother country this Friday, but there'll still be no shortage of musical goodies for you to enjoy. Guest DJs this time round are DJP (from The Mornings), long-term friend of the event Ayaco, and Battle Princess (from Tacobonds).

Place: Koenji One
Date: October 3rd (Fri)
Time: 8:00pm-midnight
Cost: ¥500+1 drink (FREE before 9:00pm)
- DJP (The Mornings)
- Ayaco
- Battle Princess (TACOBONDS/transkam)
- Ian Martin

Tuesday 16 September 2014

Koenji vs. Kyushu Pop Festival -- 10 FUCKING YEARS!!!! (September 27th, 2014)

My first event in Japan was exactly 10 years ago on September 27th 2004, so on the anniversary, I'm celebrating this landmark with old and new friends from my home in Tokyo and my home-away-from-home in Kyushu in this sure-to-be-legendary postpunk/new wave/alternative festival.

Place: Higashi-Koenji 20000V
Date: 9/27 (Sat)
Time: 3:00pm
Cost: ¥2000 adv / ¥2500 door (+1 drink)
- 百蚊/Hyacca(Fukuoka)
- 経立/futtachi(Kagoshima)
- ウサギスパイラルアー/Usagi Spiral A(Tokyo)
- Miu Mau(Fukuoka/Takamatsu)
- Tropical Death Metal(Tokyo)
- 泣き顔ツインテール/Nakigao Twintail(Saga)
- Voided By Geysers(Tokyo)
- マクマナマン/macmanaman(Fukuoka)
- MIR(Tokyo)
- James Hadfield
- 3TE1

3:00 Open
3:20-3:35 Voided By Geysers
3:45-4:05 Tropical Death Metal
4:20-4:45 Miu Mau
5:00-5:25 ウサギスパイラルアー / Usagi Spiral A
5:40-6:05 Mir
6:20-6:45 マクマナマン / Macmanaman
7:00-7:25 経立 / Futtachi
7:40-8:05 泣き顔 / ツインテールNakigao Twintail
8:20-8:45 Jebiotto
9:00-9:30 百蚊 / Hyacca

Thursday 4 September 2014

Fashion Crisis (September 2014)

The end of summer is only the beginning of a new typhoon season, and whipping up a mighty wind at September's Fashion Crisis, we're proud to invite back on decks Yutaka Kogami and orange sonic architect Romantic Harp and Flute with Dolphins, while offbeat hip hop duo Y.I.M. will be blowing the house down live.

Place: Koenji One
Date: September 5th (Fri)
Time: 8:00pm-midnight
Cost: ¥500+1 drink (FREE before 9:00pm)
- Y.I.M.
- Romantic Harp and Flute with Dolphins
- Yutaka Kogami
- James Hadfield
- Ian Martin