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Everyone is invited to enjoy art

/ Mar 6, 2014

Everyone is invited to enjoy art

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Over thousands of years, Japanese art has evolved through many phases and genres — from pottery to sculpture, ink paintings to woodblock prints, manga to anime and much more. Although contemporary art is often thought of as conceptual and difficult to comprehend, it hasn't ...

Music to the ears of audiophiles

/ Jan 30, 2014

Music to the ears of audiophiles

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Music technology has advanced rapidly, leaving vinyl singles and LPs behind, and the bump of a needle landing on a record a nostalgic sound. Now we have high-quality audio, boosted bass and virtually no distortion in digital music. Yet there are still two camps of ...

Pro-wrestling builds character

/ Jan 16, 2014

Pro-wrestling builds character

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Have you ever wondered how it would look if a panda or maybe a swan pro-wrestled a clown or a GI soldier? Well, here's an opportunity for you to find out. Hanayashiki Pro-wrestling is one of those events that even if you aren't interested ...

Taste some local fun at Tokyo Dome

/ Jan 9, 2014

Taste some local fun at Tokyo Dome

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Whenever you crave a home-made meal, chances are you'll head straight to your hometown or mom's house for a taste of your childhood. Failing that, though, you could visit the Furusato Matsuri at Tokyo Dome City in Tokyo's Suidobashi district, where all kinds of ...