Archive for September, 2011

Popping SSRIs en masse until my Devil Eyes tonstartss%^*

I’m on my way to a house party and need to pick up some octupus on the way there. I’ll let your mind wrap around that bizarre intro for the time being. And when I get back I’ll continue the post and elaborate on the great local bands and artists we’ll be playing with in […]

No Man is an Island (pt 2)

In a nutshell, I still need a lot of help with this tour. 1. Missing crucial equipment for the Montreal shows Marshall JCM 800 amp head (2203 or 2204) Natsumen’s guitarist AxSxEx swears this is the only amp head he can use otherwise the tone ends up sounding like sh*t. Basically, if there’s no JCM […]

No Man is an Island (pt 1)

The whole point of this tour is that it’s DIY. But “Do It Yourself” doesn’t mean to literally do things by yourself without engaging the help of others. The spirit of D.I.Y. in the context of music involves musicians and fans working together as peers and cultivating their own “scene’ or musical community. It’s meant […]

Live Review: Thai Kick Murph “In-store Live” @ Shinjuku Tower Records (2011.08.28)

Vish is a friend whom I met through the Next Music from Tokyo shows in Toronto. He had listened to Japanese music before (favorite bands: Art-School, the Novembers) but after watching the NMFT shows his interest in Tokyo’s underground music scene grew profoundly. This year Vish decided to spend a year in Tokyo, Japan on […]

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Click here for show info: Oct 6 Toronto @ Tranzac Club, Oct 7 Toronto @ Lee's Palace, Oct 8 Montreal @ Divan Orange, Oct 11 Vancouver @ KW Studios.

The line-up for NMFT 11 is JYOCHO, Nuito, o'summer vacation, Gozen Sanji to Taikutsu, and Koutei Camera Girl Drei.

The Taupe will reign supreme at NMFT10

May 7, 2017
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arigarnon friends at NMFT10

May 2, 2017
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Tokyo Modal Soul (The Rebirth of..)

January 2, 2017
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City Po(o)p

October 24, 2016
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