WONK

Experimental soul is how WONK describes their music.  It is a blend of hip-hop, soul, beats, blips and mysterious sounds.  It really is different, unique and somewhat indescribable. Experimental soul doesn’t come close to telling anyone who has never heard of WONK what to expect.  On their website they try to describe their own sound … Continue reading »WONK

Nao Yoshioka

This formidable vocalist is signed to Tokyo based label, Sweet Soul Records.  Without exaggeration I can say that she is one of the greatest singers in Japan today.  Just like the record label says the music that she creates is beautiful sweet soul.  As with any other scene in the world, the Japanese underground music … Continue reading »Nao Yoshioka

Kyotaro & Rikuo

Sometimes the best place to find the greatest greatest underground music is on the streets of Japan. There, you can see the boldest and the coolest musicians in town. Like any place else, however, there’s also crap. Finding a good ban on the streets of Japan can be a treasure hunt but if find a … Continue reading »Kyotaro & Rikuo