City pop revival helps Suchmos at just the right time

Music Feb 28, 2016

City pop revival helps Suchmos at just the right time

by Patrick St. Michel

Walk into a Tower Records store in Shibuya or Shinjuku and you'll eventually come across the apparel section. The current fashion aesthetic here leans retro: Hoodies and T-shirts come emblazoned with text highlighting throwback music signifiers, from equipment ("cassette tape," "analog") to genres ("surf ...