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It’s inevitable that during your Japanese adventure, your mother will visit at some point. She’ll want to see where you work, where you live, what your friends look like without purikura airbrush,…

Pop culture has become increasingly gripped with Japanese contemporary art. Celebrities are splurging on Takashi Murakami originals. Yayoi Kusama’s dots are exhibited around the world. Yet things within Japan are distinctly quieter…

You have Ed Sheeran for the wedding, Bruno Mars for the sex and Sam Smith for the break-up, but which male pop vocalist do you have to soundtrack those early day butterflies?…

These are the tracks we’ve had on repeat this month. Camila Cabello ft. Young Thug – “Havana” For those that don’t know, Camila Cabello is 20 year old Cuban-American singer, formerly of…

Fuerza Bruta has performed in 60 cities across 30 countries, and has dazzled more than five million people around the world. The 70-minute extravaganza, presented in Japan by Panasonic and dubbed WA!!…

The Weekender countdown of the month’s best tracks and ones to watch for 2018. Lauv – “Paris In The Rain” 23-year-old Ari Staprans Leff, known as Lauv, is our top tip for…

Bangkok, the capital of Thailand, is hardly known as a place for tranquility. This beast of a city is packed with skyscrapers, heavy traffic, noisy streets, and scandalous nightlife. It’s a neon…

From Christmas themed tunes to a surprise Christian tune, here’s our pick of the month’s hottest trending tracks to funk up your playlist. Suchmos – “Stay Tune” If you’ve ever wondered what…