Taking pride in living up to its reputation as “the most eclectic live show in Tokyo”, Live From The Kitchen Disco kicks off its fourth year with a feast of live musical delights that is every bit as mouthwatering as its host’s menu.
This month’s Kitchen Disco Stars are Noriko Shinna (Japanese shamisen player), Akito Nagaoka (Japanese solo acoustic), Slow Wolves Club (international pop punk band), HopeMore (folk, pop, blues duo), Roswell Kids (international alternative rock band), The Usual Goodbyes (international funky covers band). Free entry.
The Shimbashi Koichi festival contains a whole array of entertainment including taiko drummers, traditional dancers, local bands and some more unusual options too. The main events are the bon odori square and the Yukata Beauty Contest, which doesn’t feature a […]
At Asakusa’s 39th Samba Carnival, you are guaranteed to see the most dazzling array of beautiful telephoto lenses that you have ever witnessed—and the dancers are quite nice too! But seriously folks, this has become one of the major summer […]
As the name suggests, this little market is all about reducing waste and wastefulness—the perfect antidote to Tokyo’s shop-till-you-drop culture. It’s a good place to pick up snazzy secondhand clothes for cheap-cheap, as well as DVDs, CDs (remember those?), books […]