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Taiko - Finnish Art Online

Yesterday a new webshop for Finnish art called “Taiko” opened to the public. The idea was born when the founders visited an artist that had hundreds of unsold works on stock. 430 more words

Art & Photography

Blog 64: Japanese lifestyle

Saturday. November 19th 2016 11:02am
So I’m on my way to Tokyo once again. Guess for what.
The tournament. Yay!
I’m excited. And it’s pretty cool cause I’ll be using my uniform at the train. 1,871 more words


Japanese Taiko Drum

As I entered the car park I saw a group of people waiting with someone unloading these large black cylindrical cases from the boot of the car. 1,041 more words


Gifu’s Soon to be UNESCO Festivals

Thirty-three traditional Japanese festivals have been recommended by a UNESCO panel to be added to the Intangible Cultural Heritage list, and are expected to be officially approved next month. 516 more words


Pop Culture

My senpai (wise, senior ALT’s) have warned me coming to Japan is like living in a time warp. As hard as you may try to stay in touch with whatever new fad is erupting back home, you cannot escape the inevitable. 613 more words


Japonesque Musique

Japonesque Musique was created by Takaha in 2016 to combine house and techno music with Japanese traditional sounds. With this method Takaha is combining the traditional with the modern to create exciting new sounds. 105 more words


Wadaiko, Yatai-bayashi, and fitness

Disclaimer: I’m going to ramble about taiko for a while. This post has no real rhyme or reason behind it.

So it’s probably no secret that people who play taiko drums professionally are extremely lean and fit, right? 465 more words