Archive for April, 2012

Posters & Fliers and how you can play an active role in the tour!

I can’t stress enough the fact that this tour is: 1. non-profit 2. a collaborative effort among fans of Japanese indie music not just in Canada but around the world This tour isn’t about making money. I can absolutely guarantee that since I’ve lost well over $100,000 funding the past three tours. Even if I […]

some shows I went to in Japan

In March, my friends from Toronto and I went to watch Merpeoples at Sangenjaya Heaven’s Door. It was a reunion of sorts since Larry and Keleng (along with Lana, Jesse, and Hiro) were the friends I entrusted to look after Merpeoples when they came to Toronto last year. Here’s a clip of a new song […]

Rob Perry for prez!

Watching this video brings back so many great memories from the last 3 tours. Last year my friend Dan Chow flew all the way from California to help out with NMFT3. He even rented hotel rooms and mini-vans to help cut down my costs. Dude was a life-saver since last year involved 5 bands with […]

Live Review: 赤い公園 w/ NATSUMEN @ Shibuya WWW (2012.04.06)

Pure. Bliss. Since NMFT4 is in May I couldn’t take too much time off work so I had to choose between going to EMI Rocks @ Super Saitama Arena where 赤い公園 stole the show or their record release tour final with NATSUMEN. Playing at Super Saitama was probably a bigger deal and I would have […]

Akai Koen vs Natsumen

I am back in Tokyo, Japan!! Just 2 weeks after my last trip. But this time I’m only here for four days and the focus will be on music. Last night I watched a great show at Shimokita Basement Bar. The band I wanted to see was o’valencia but all the bands were pretty good. […]

Trip Recap Pt 2

March 7 The weather continued to be overcast with light or full-on rain so we’d been pretty limited in our ability to walk around and sightsee. Today my friends went to Akihabara while I had lunch with Akai Koen/MOTFD’s manager (Kubota) and his fiance (Midori). After lunch Midori and I joined up with Larry, K, […]

Information on buying advance tickets online and at local record stores will be made available soon.

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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