Recent ambient releases create sonic sanctuaries

Music Apr 23, 2020

Recent ambient releases create sonic sanctuaries

by James Hadfield

In stressful times, it’s natural to seek comfort in the familiar. But even for people still inclined to hunt for new music, some genres can feel more welcoming than others. Thankfully, the current vogue for ambient, drone and music on the new age spectrum ...

Baseball / Japanese Baseball Jan 5, 2018

Fighters formalize partnership with Texas Rangers

The Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters have struck a business alliance with the major league's Texas Rangers, the team announced on Friday. Fighters general manager Hiroshi Yoshimura said he is hoping for an active exchange in a wide range of fields, including scouting and transfers ...

Shohei Ohtani's new contract takes effect  with Angels

Baseball / MLB Dec 15, 2017

Shohei Ohtani's new contract takes effect with Angels

The Hokkaido Nippon Ham Fighters said Friday that they have been notified by Major League Baseball that Shohei Ohtani's contract with the Los Angeles Angels has officially taken effect. The Fighters, where Ohtani spent the first five years of his professional career, posted the 23-year-old ...