While K-pop and TikTok will sway trends in the music industry, rock looks set to be Japan's best chance at producing global hits.
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This mala-spiced snack is the perfect tongue-tingling pick-me-up.
Fashion brand Wind And Sea has collaborated with pastry creator Pierre Herme for a particularly tasty drop.
Need an alternative to the typical Christmas cake? Give these two colorful convenience store desserts a try.
Japan began 2020 with Olympic glory in its sights, with artists and musicians ready to take the spotlight. Then, the pandemic hit and pushed things in a much-needed direction.
In Episode 1 of Recultured, we look at how 2020 ground to a halt through the lens of "Terrace House," and hear from stars of the show about its dramatic ending amid the arrival of COVID-19. Guests: Aya Nogami, international music consultant: LinkedIn Eric Margolis, Japan ...
More than over the Year of the Rat? Moo-ve into 2021 with these cow-themed cupcakes from Fairycake Fair.
There may not be any holiday parties this year, but that just means you have even more reason to put together a festive convenience store smorgasbord.
The Los Angeles-born chain specializes in — you guessed it — egg dishes. Starting this month, it’s giving desserts a go, too.
Wallet? Check. Keys? Check. Tofu bar from Seven-Eleven Japan? Check.