British rock music festival Download was scheduled to come to Japan for the second time in March 2020 bringing with it emo legends My Chemical Romance and Evanescence along with The Offspring, Jimmy Eat World, In Flames and Ministry. we know how that went. 2021 dates are yet to be confirmed.
This year tickets cost ¥16,500 plus a mandatory ¥500 drink token, while VIP tickets cost ¥30,000. If you can’t make it or are only interested in some MCR action, head to Osaka on the 28th for their one-off gig.
The Lantern Festival is usually held on the 15th and final day of the Chinese Spring Festival, taking place in Yokohama’s Chukagai Chinatown at the Ma Zhu Miao, Shrine to the Goddess of the Sea, known as Masobyo in Japanese, […]
According to organizers, the purpose of AMP is to “generate good vibes with the coolest of people and the best of bands”. The event will feature: Six rock & funk bands The Spilt Ink’s new POPSICK art portraits Good times […]
One of Tokyo’s biggest and most frequent flea markets, this event takes place over many—if not all—weekends a month. Also known as the Tokyo City Flea Market, it can feature up to 600 (!) vendors on a busy day, making […]
Held at the end of the architecturally marvelous Osanbashi pier, the Japan Brewers’ Cup is one of the major events on the craft beer calendar. It’s both a festival and as the name suggests, a contest between the brewers. Entrance […]