The music of Japan includes a wide array of performers in distinct styles both traditional and modern. The oldest forms of traditional Japanese music are shōmyō, Buddhist chanting, and gagaku, orchestral court music, both of which date to the Nara and Heian periods. The modern Japanese music scene ranges from rock, electro, noise, drone, avant-garde, jazz, ambient, punk, folk, metal, reggae, salsa, and tango to country music and hip hop. Read more…|Edit this Artist photo: 中島美嘉

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Wednesday 1 October 2014
Bo NingenConcert
Chicago IL, United States
41.949918 -87.658831

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Get Relief through Cervical Traction
USA, United States
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Shonen KnifeConcert
Red 7
Austin TX, United States
30.266979 -97.736287

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Saturday 4 October 2014
KojiConcert Lo-Fi Coffee
Mesa, AZ, United States
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USA, United States
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Bo NingenConcert
The Showbox
Seattle, United States
47.60849 -122.339409

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  • wacreans

    Wa Creans is Japanese music label. http://wacreans.com/ DJ Gami.K produced "Zen Hop" in new musical genre. Zen Hop is meditation zen music include hip hop, trip hop, ambient, ethnic, abstract, downtempo, chillout. We are conducting a campaign to promote our free download. Relax and enjoy.

    August 2014
  • tangerman

    Logic System & Y.M.O. ---> https://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLVpi8Edwfa7IpoCucRGBMtB0lZ3moXtMR

    June 2014
  • StarryGarden

    La Musica Japonesa Es De Lo Mejor Que He Escuchado

    May 2014
  • LeCoinNawak

    Japan has many amazing folk and jazz acts, shame that most of them are still completely obscure and underrated. Japanese post-rock and ambient is great, too!

    April 2014
  • mybeatmakers

    japanese music is so beautiful

    February 2014
  • Rifandaizm

    that's a good point LOL.

    February 2014
  • LCDnewOrder

    Japan has some really nice post-rock bands (world's end girlfriend, Mono)

    January 2014
  • IamChaoz

    I love looking at how many of these profiles are anime characters and the funny part is that most of the people in the comments are probably not even Japanese.

    January 2014
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