An American rock band fronted by Jack White of the White Stripes fame, The Raconteurs have been creating their unique sounds since 2006. Their first album, Broken Boy Soldiers included Steady as She Goes and the second album Consiler’s of the Lonely was known for Salute Your Solution and Many Shades of Black. Help Us Stranger, their third album is due out in June 2019.
Doors open at 6pm and the show will begin at 7pm. Unusually, this gig is a phone-free event, so when you enter, you will place your phone in a secure Yondr pouch. You keep hold of it for the evening, and if you want to use it you can go out to the phone zones on the concourse or in the lobby.
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 […]
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 […]
The Ark Hills antique market is much classier compared to some of Tokyo’s usual fairs. In addition to the amazing finds you can usually dig up at a flea market like jewelry and home goods, you can also find stylish […]
Every year, local shoemakers gather at Tamahime Inari Shrine for the Kon-Kon Kutsu Ichi (“Shoe Festival”). In a gesture of customer appreciation, these companies sell their goods (men’s shoes, women’s shoes, sneakers, sandals, bags, belts, leather accessories and material, etc.) for […]