Ikutaro Kakehashi 1930 – 2017

Japan’s music industry lost a legend recently with the passing of Ikutaro Kakehashi. Founder of the Roland company, Kakehashi was a pioneer of electronic music whose impact is still being felt in the music business today. Much of Roland’s early … Read More

NO NUKES 2012 to be streamed live

This weekend’s NO NUKES 2012 performance, as previously reported, is to be streamed live this weekend via Ustream. The music festival which takes place on the 7th & 8th of July has been organised by Ryuichi Sakamoto and features 18 … Read More