Tonight’s show: Marginal Music During Japan’s Bubble Economy, 1982-1994.
Featuring the world’s most exciting graphics, guest George Rahi, and a bunch of cassettes. The show’s arc begins prior to Japan’s real estate and asset boom, with contemporary classical pieces that are generally strongly influenced by Western music. By the mid 80s, a new optimism has grasped […]
My copy of this record has perhaps the most foul-smelling sleeve I have ever had the misfortune of owning. Despite being sealed (which is incredible considering it came from the Ivory Coast in 1980), I could practically smell it when I went onto the porch to grab it from the mailbox. I may well have […]