First broadcast date: 23 August 2017
Mari* is Worldwide FM’s senior producer and Gilles Peterson’s longtime radio collaborator. She presents two hours of the newest underground music packed with Japanese flavour, featuring one of the most open minded producers in Japan.
Expect 120 minutes of new wave music from Japan live from Hot Buttered Club, a music venue in Shibuya, Tokyo.
Yosi Horikawa is a sound creator who incorporates field recordings into his music. He explores the Japanese summer with field recordings and inspirational music.
Daisuke Tanabe is a significant artist in Japanese beat music scene. He performs his latest music inspired by his tour in Europe and Asia.
Yusuke Namamura is a Japanese composer and music producer. He is well-known as a member of BLU-SWING, a Japanese club jazz unit. As a solo artist, he released his own albums which centre around fusion jazz, soul, and electronics with an avant-garde flair.
All Photos by Shoji Yagihashi (Sha-la-la Company)