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.25 Weekly revue: 2015 week #4 (January 17 to 23)
.03 Weekly revue: 2015 week #1 (December 27 to January 2)

January 25, 2015

Weekly revue: 2015 week #4 (January 17 to 23)

Haha, I skipped two weeks! There's a good reason: I spent the last two weekends in Hawaii! That was quite a nice escape from the winter. Some photos and episodes might follow later, but for now here's the regular weekly revue.

Hawaii Exceptional tree View from Diamond Head

Food: - Chicken curry at Dylan, Ochanomizu
- Egg keema curry lunch at Cochin Nivas, Shinjuku
- Lamb chop, sausage & mash, fish & chips, crème caramel at Bespoque, Higashi-Nakano

Chicken curry Egg keema curry Lamb chop Sausage & mashed potatoes Fish & chips Crème caramel

Music release news: "Women's Liberation" (Nomiya Maki, Toki Asako, etc.), Negicco

Various Artists "Women's Liberation" Negicco "Rice&Snow"

Playlist: Kid Cudi, Noppal, Especia, Mansfield, Jintana & Emeralds, The Lady Spade, YMCK, Playtime Rock, Vanilla Beans, hitomitoi

Kid Cudi "A Kid Named Cudi: The Mixtape" Noppal "Summer EP 2015" Especia "Gusto" Mansfield "Golden Hour" Jintana & Emeralds "Destiny" The Lady Spade "Reverse Shaped Black Heart" YMCK "Family Days" YMCK "Family Cooking" TAKANAMI Keitaro to Playtime Rock meets SHIBATA Kenichi "Evening Primrose" Vanilla Beans "Vanilla Beans III" hitomitoi "Snowbank Social Club"

This week's video: Sugar's Campaign "Holiday"

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January 3, 2015

Weekly revue: 2015 week #1 (December 27 to January 2)

Happy New Year 2015! :)


Food: - Sri Lankan curry plate at Acala.naatha
- Curry (Monami's), brown rice doria and croquettes at Magali at Monami, Nishi-Ogikubo
- Chicken and pork curry at Sharidesu
- Last Sunday of 2014 at Sunday Bake Shop :)

Monamiのカレー 玄米ドリア Magali at Monami チキンとポークカレー Sunday Bake Shop

Music event: My last show of the year was Frenesi! It was her last show, at least for a while, and it was really great! I am writing up a report so stay tuned for details sometime soon (hopefully). Meanwhile here's the set list, and a signed photo card I got there.

Set #1: nero / shinonome / Lowrits Arc / watashi no Yes Man / kasō kako / Sprawl / kaisentō / Marchen / Marginal
Set #2: Heart no Earring (w/ small happiness) (cover of Matsuda Seiko) / tashika na koto (w/ small happiness) (cover of Oda Kazumasa) / chikyū kūdōsetsu / fukumen chōsain / tajū jinkaku R / Computer obaachan (cover of Cosmic Invention/Sakai Shūko) / furyō Mannequin (w/ X Shampee) / jobutsu sasete yo (w/ X Shampee) / Gendai
Encore: Pure Shampoo / Inflation / silly joke

フレネシ フレネシ

Gig report: I wrote a gig report of Nomiya Maki's "Shibuya-kei Standards" show held last November! Check it out here.

Music release news: CAPSULE, Towa Tei, Nona Reeves, Charan-Po-Rantan, "Yokocho Rising", Sheena Ringo, clammbon, Vanilla Beans, Crazy Ken Band

CAPSULE "Wave Runner" Towa Tei / She Talks Silence "chaise longue / The Moon", Towa Tei with Shinichi ?sawa "18", DJ Fumiya / Dorian "Get Funky / Shadow of Summer", Towa Tei "94-14 COVERS EP" (7") Nona Reeves "Choice III" Charan-Po-Rantan "Theatre Theatre" Various Artists "Yokocho Rising" Sheena Ringo "hi izuru dokoro" clammbon "Why not clammbon!? ~ clammbon Tribute" Vanilla Beans "Vanilla Beans IV" Crazy Ken Band "Crazy Ken Band no iyoru Jazz Compiled by Tatsuo Sunaga"

Playlist: Octave Minds, Air, Denki Groove x Scha Dara Parr, Noppal

Octave Minds "Octave Minds"Air "Love 2" Denki Groove × Scha Dara Parr "Denki Groove toka Scha Dara Parr"Noppal "Summer EP 2015"

This week's video:

Nomiya Maki with Kaji Hideki "SUMMER BEAUTY 1990" (Flipper's Guitar cover)

CAPSULE "Wave Runner" mega-mix movie

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