Dexpistols and Diplo

Jan 15, 2010

Dexpistols and Diplo

Over the last few years a new genre has come to dominate dance floors across the globe that combines house music and electro with mash-ups and hip-hop, and on Dec. 22 a global ambassador for the sound, Diplo, will join local DJ duo Dexpistols ...

What's the funniest thing on Japanese TV?

| Jan 12, 2010

What's the funniest thing on Japanese TV?

Aya Ihara Student, 19 I like “Gaki no Tsukai ya Arahende!!” by Downtown. Hitoshi Matsumoto and Masatoshi Hamada are the funniest people on TV. Tae Song Park IT sector, 34 Downtown’s “Gaki no Tsukai ya Arahende!!” is my favorite show. Because it’s on after ...

New Year's Countdown lineup

Dec 18, 2009

New Year's Countdown lineup

The Sept. 11, 2001, terrorist attacks; the Afghanistan and Iraq wars; the Boxing Day tsunami; the “Lehman Shock” — yes, a look back at the last decade is not so great. It’s the kind of downer that could drive you to a night of ...

A revolution off the record

Nov 27, 2009

A revolution off the record

As the clock struck midnight on Dec. 31, 1999, hundreds of thousands worldwide were reveling in clubs and arenas to the sounds of records played by their favorite DJs. Little were they to know that in the space of 10 years the record was ...

Dizzee Rascal 'Tongue N' Cheek'

Oct 16, 2009

Dizzee Rascal "Tongue N' Cheek"

Rascal is back with a new album that sees him move into the mainstream with an effortlessness that nobody would have predicted back in 2003. What we have instead of the old gritty rapper persona is a little, well, surreal. “See me on the ...

Sinden

Oct 9, 2009

Sinden

Keeping true to form, the latest edition of Ganban Night sees the event bring across an overseas DJ who is both genre defying and currently favored by the hipster crowd. London-based Graeme Sinden is a DJ known for sets that fly through genres ranging ...