I got a beer in my hand and a slim bottle of Zubrovka vodka stuffed in my back pocket for back-up, but all this rock ‘n’ roll partying business seems rather inappropriate right now.

Because at Koenji’s 20,000V (a dirty dungeon of a live house quite a few floors underground) the punters are sitting cross-legged on the floor; not drinking or smoking, wearing spectacles and looking very serious. You know why? Because this is all about ART, man. So put that fag out, finish that drink, put on your specs, pull down your pants, grab some tissues and pay full attention.

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