BERLINIPPON edition #1

This week’s edition features stories about a new festival in Shinjuku celebrating the cultural connection between Japan and Germany, an art project changing the faces of people in Berlin and Tokyo, a GoPro video of a screaming skier at Mt. Niseko in Japan, hilarious azuki bean beards and a collection of Japanese commercials featuring foreign […]

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Kotowa Machida from the Berliner Philharmoniker at Klassik Lounge

Klassik Lounge With Sarah Willis (horn), Kotowa Machida (violin) and Cordelia Höfer (piano). The horn is clearly one of the less prominent instruments – but with Sarah Willis it has a dedicated advocate and outstanding performer: As a member of the Berlin Philharmonic, she travels with her horn and around the world. On 4 February […]

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UNIVERSAL ADVENTURE – PREMIUM COUNTDOWN JAPAN TOUR 2012 >>> 2013

第一弾詳細発表! 大阪・神戸ドイツ連邦共和国総領事館の協力のもと、これまでに Chris Liebing や Len Faki 、X-DREAM / The Delta などをゲストに迎えて驚くべき動員を記録してきた teiONclub Entertainment 主催によるイベント「UNIVERSAL ADVENTURE」。同イベントが、この年末に全国4ヶ所を周る “Premium Countdown Japan Tour 2012 >>> 2013” を開催する運びとなりました。 28日の東京・eleven 公演を皮切りに、愛知、兵庫と周り、最後は大阪・ユニバースでカウントダウンを迎えるこのツアー。メインアクトには、 MOTOR の Bryan Black こと Black Asteroid と、フランスのテクノ・シーンで10年以上に渡って第一線で活躍を続けている terence fixmer が登場する。 マヤ歴最後の2012年、年末。 「UNIVERSAL ADVENTURE」カウントダウンジャパンツアー決行! Electric Deluxe CLR (Official)

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Interview with Oliver Reichenstein

Arriving in Japan without any knowledge of the language, I lived in a world without words, where, almost like a baby, I had to learn everything from scratch. I think the experience of being illiterate and then slowly growing back into society has made me a better designer. When you can’t read or write and […]

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Sion Sono – Koi No Tsumi

In this, Sono’s evocatively but misleadingly titled “Guilty of Romance” resembles Stanley Kubrick’s “Eyes Wide Shut,” which also treated sexual desire as dark, mysterious and dangerous, in a setting placeless and timeless. The film begins, though, as a “Silence of the Lambs” take-off. Called from an assignation with her lover, Detective Yoshida (Miki Mizuno) investigates […]

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