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NIGO’s 2-5 Café - New Cafe

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Following an initial look into the “Pharrell Burger,” we take a further look into the interior of NIGO‘s 2-5 Café. The quaint little space takes an almost paradoxical approach by fusing modern aesthetics with earthy wooden installations. Serving up some excellent coffee to complement the selection of home comfort foods such as burgers and curries, the space offers a relaxing atmosphere to all. Check out the images above and make sure to stop by if you find yourself in Tokyo.

2-5 Café
2-5, Nanpeidai-cho, Shibuya-ku
Tokyo

Peanuts x A Bathing Ape 2014 Fall/Winter Collection

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In the latest high-profile collaboration from A Bathing Ape, the streetwear staple aligns with Snoopy and the Peanuts gang for a follow-up from earlier this year. Some of the more memorable pieces can be seen along the lines of A Bathing Ape’s signature camo pattern that welcomes a resting Snoopy integrated into the motif. Elsewhere, graphic-driven T-shirts include varying instances of Snoopy and BAPE branding while a vinyl toy rounds out the collection.



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Bassick Drum N bass Tokyo Party @Module - PHOTO REPORT - 08/30

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WICKED NIGHT from Bassick crew at Module SHibuya that will close its doors in one month.
The club was packed and full of good energy !

Featuring the djs :

DJ SAZA X KEIGO, DEN.VOY, TOURS, ASH VANGUARD, ZACH H, PRECRSR, SHINTARO, HUEY, CALICO, RAGNA, SHK, MIXTURE, FRANCOIS, TIMESLUT, DECIBULL, SPILT INK (painting)

Yasuda Kyokosha Freak Show - exhibition Tokyo

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Freak shows are known to have existed in Japan even in the Edo period, but they reached peak popularity with the growth explosion of the entertainment industry in the early 1950s. Yasuda Kyokosha is one of the longest-running companies in the biz, having operated shows and obake yashiki (haunted houses) for almost nine decades now. However, the display of biological rarities at festivals all across the country is hardly blooming business these days, so the Yasuda folks had plenty of time to dig through their storage facilities and archives for old adverts, signboards, obscure exhibit items and the like, the best of which will be displayed at this unique exhibition. Prepare to witness mermaids, 'electric men', 'squid girls' and snake charmers, in addition to an installation by the Gokiburi Combinato art unit. A talk with sociologist Masaki Ukai and Kyoichi Tsuzuki will take place on August 30 – see the official website for details.

Open Aug 26-Sep 6
Time 12 noon-…

Tokyo DJ SAZA : REGGAE ROOTS REGGAE (reggae roots mix)

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New mix from Tokyo DJ SAZA : REGGAE ROOTS REGGAE (reggae roots mix) !!!!



Jump Jump Tokyo intro
Don dem – blind to them
Shy fx – come soon
Shaggy – fight this feeling
Anthony b – be wise
Agent sasco –survival
I octane – my place
Stylo g – zinc fence
Jah turban – perseverance
Lutan fyah – thanks and praise
Mr williamz – both of us
Ziggi recardo – ganja smoke in the air
Mr williamz – no cigarette
Ini kamoze – england be nice
Mr williamz – we run england
Damian marley – one loaf of bread
Mr williamz – ganja place
Anthony b – build back

“Tokoshie no Ai no Heya (Room of Love Forever)” – Yayoi Kusama’s universe photographed by Benjamin Lee”

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Benjamin Lee, a photographer who has taken portrait photographs of a number of artists, cultural figures, creators and celebrities all over the world, is having an exhibition of his works that has documented a Japanese contemporary artist, Yayoi Kusama, her vigorous creations and passionate expressions for 3 years.

The photographs were taken in Paris, Milan, London, Hong Kong, New York, Tokyo, Osaka and Nagano and they will be shown in a panoramic way in the exhibition space inspired by Kusama’s message “love forever,” which is also featured in the title of the show.

Benjamin Lee Profile:
Studied photography at Ryerson Polytechnical Institute, Toronto from 1969 to 1972. Established Benjamin Lee Studio in Soho London in 1977. He started taking portrait photographs of Japanese cultural figures including Churyo Sato, whom Lee began photographing since 1989. In 2002, he published his first photography book “Odyssey.” He was the main photographer of making “Kusama Yayoi wo Shiritai (To…

IT S THE SHIP 2014 - Cruise event From Singapore

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Friday, 22 August 2014

アジア最大 アジア最大級クルージング・パーティー「It's The Ship」の開催が発表された。

11月21日にシンガポールから出発する船に世界中からのトップDJやアーティストが集まり、マレーシア・ランカーウィー島でビーチパーティーも開催される予定。

第1弾アーティストラインナップでは海外からChvrches, Crookers, SBCR (The Bloody Beetroots), Lil Jon, Alex Metric, Aeroplane, Tropkillaz, Louisahhh!!!、アジアから Dangerdisko, Eva-T, H3, Irama, Mr. Nasty + GuruGuru and Twinkies, Rave Republic, Sungusの出演が決定。9月に第2弾出演アーティストの発表が予定されており、EDMアーティストが追加されるとのこと。

尚、クルーザーにはショッピングモール、カジノ、スポーツ広場、スケートリンク、3Dシネマ、ロッククライミングなど様々な施設が用意される。
気になるチケットの金額ですが、一番安くてUS$430(約45,000円)、一番高くてUS$4,000(約41万円)のプランがある。
詳しい情報、チケット購入はオフィシャルサイトをチェックしよう。

GODZILLA in Roppongi MIDTOWN

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Crewmember Tetsuo Hayashi airbrushes the final touches to a 6.6 meter replica of the famous Godzilla at Tokyo Midtown on July 15, 2014 in Tokyo, Japan. The “MIDTOWN Meets GODZILLA” project is in collaboration with the Japan release of the Hollywood film version of “Godzilla”. The Godzilla built on the lawns of Tokyo Midtown will host a light show everynight complete with mist, audio and fire rays.

Hajime Sorayama x British Knights “Art and The Future” Pack

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British Knights releases its new “Art and The Future” pack done in collaboration with veteran Japanese artist Hajime Sorayama. Featuring leather and suede uppers, the collaboration presented a chance for Sorayama to apply his signature metallic style to sneakers as a medium – something he had always wanted to do. The reflective silver finishes are nicely contrasted by rusty bronze accents, giving both the Control Mid and Control HI silhouettes a realistic element of weathering and a play on the otherwise full-metal palette. Matte grey pieces and flat shiny laces give added dimension while keeping with the robot-inspired look intact.
The collection is now available at select dealers including the HYPEBEAST Store.

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