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Watch over 20 drones dance in unison with a trio of shamisen players in front of Fuji【Video】

Synchronized blinking drones, Mt. Fuji, and tsugaru-jamisen make for one of the most gorgeous videos we’ve ever seen! 280 more words



Yes, I know i missed my Monday post and I don’t want to make excuses. I could say I didn’t have the energy but honestly I didn’t feel like writing. 1,130 more words


Tsugaru Shamisen Performance

So, you may remember my Japanese experience with sumo.. chronicled here – click for more. Another recent cultural experience was put on at the local Himawari Hotel. 805 more words

Nippon Month Recommendations

So today I just wanted to share with you some fantastic Japanese music that I either found recently, or got tipped off by my good friend Jacob a while ago. 412 more words



Just launced the website of “Sanshiru-ko”! Look forward to meet lots of people who are intrested in sanshiru and the culture of southern islands in Japan through this site!


Six of our favorite songs performed on traditional Japanese instruments to get you to the weekend

From “Shake it off” to “Smooth Criminal”, these Japanese cover songs will definitely have you tapping your toes!  471 more words