Blue Hawaii surfs Net to an Asia tour

Jan 14, 2014

Blue Hawaii surfs Net to an Asia tour

by James Hadfield

Though they hail from the same Montreal music scene that spawned crossover electronica star Grimes, the members of Blue Hawaii don’t have any illusions about where they rank in the popularity stakes. “I come home for Christmas, and my family’s like, ‘Woah, you’re going ...

In the record bag: Mark Birtles

| Jun 20, 2013

In the record bag: Mark Birtles

by Shaun Mckenna

Born in Nottingham, England, Mark Birtles began DJing in Leeds before coming to Japan in 2008. He is one half of the Tokyo Indie events team, which has hosted DJ gigs with touring bands such as My Bloody Valentine, Metronomy, Mystery Jets and Yeah ...