Formed at the height of the Troubles in 1977, Stiff Little Fingers are Belfast’s most popular punk rock band. Having undergone a series off line-up changes, the band continues to tour with original lead singer Jake Burns at the helm with recently re-joined original bass guitarist Ali McMordie beside him.
While they originally split up after six years together, they reformed five years later and now have 10 albums under their belts. Their appearance in Tokyo celebrates the 40th anniversary of Inflammable Material, their first album which charted at 14 despite being independently released.
The event has two performances, one starting at 4:30 pm and one at 7:30 pm, with doors opening an hour before each show.
A traditional festival in Thailand, Songkran is known as the watering festival, and in Japan has been transformed into a music event. Past headliners have included Knife Party, Yellow Claw and Nicky Romero along with Jay Hardway, Bass Jackers and […]
This is a chance to watch yabusame, the impressive Japanese martial art of horse-mounted archery (it’s quite difficult to hit a target from a moving horse) in Asakusa. Although the event starts at 11.45 am, it’s recommended that you get there […]
Tokaigi Game Party is, well, a mega gaming party taking place at the Makuhari Messe convention center. The weekend line up includes game tournaments, game commentary, a hands-on game area, musical performances, cosplay, workshops, game-themed food court, original goods shop and […]
Combine your hanami with a bit of classic Tokyo style at Roppongi’s Midtown Blossom event. Held in and around the Tokyo Midtown complex and Hinoki-cho Park from mid-March to mid-April, Midtown Blossom features not only a stunning 200m-long avenue of cherry […]