Articles tagged j-pop

Scott & Rivers: Scott & Rivers

Scott Murphy of Allister and Rivers Cuomo of Weezer release a self-titled J-pop album. Number of people caught off-guard by this: 0.

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Traveling with Yoshitomo Nara

“This is a story from an age not so long past. There was an artist who always worked alone. Neither has he been bothered nor has he bothered anyone.”

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17 Feb 2008 // 9:59 PM

L’Arc~en~Ciel: Kiss

This is pop-rock pushed to a point of such lush and serious melodrama that it almost tips over into camp.

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Culture Belongs to the Alien in 'Spirits of Xanadu'

// Moving Pixels

"The symbols that the artifact in Spirits of Xanadu uses are esoteric -- at least for the average Western gamer. It is Chinese culture reflected back at us through the lens of alien understanding.

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