Matt Bigelow

music, podcasts, and recordings from tokyo

the matty b sides -- experimental tri-lingual folk

Wild Thumbprints (Bandcamp) (CD Baby) (iTunes) -- Tri-lingual outsider country-folk-rock album by The Matty B Sides

the dead sea dropouts -- Tokyo's premier Klezmer Group (YouTube)

Matty B Files (iTunes) (Podbean) -- Podcast about music and living in Tokyo

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112 | Japan, Month in Review (Max von Schuler-Kobayashi)


Author Max von Schuler-Kobayashi (BLOG) and Matt Bigelow discuss Japan's events in July 2018. Topics covered: Bloomberg Editor attacks Matt Bigelow, calling him one of the "racist morons", Japan's new immigration policy, Friends Don't Give Friends Homework, Cult Executions, and more! 


10 - Max von Schuler-Kobayashi (Ex-spy, Pro-Emperor)

I sat down with Max von Schuler-Kobayashi and we talked about Japanese conservative politics, being an ex-spy, what it's like to be a Pro-Emperor American-born German living in Japan. . . and music. 


Max von Schuler Kobayashi

Max on Facebook



Matt Bigelow

the Matty B Sides -- Wild Thumbprints (iTunes)

the Matty B Sides -- Wild Thumbprints (BandCamp)

the Matty B Sides -- Wild Thumbprints (CD Baby)

Matt Bigelow (Facebook)


7 - Astrid (Tits, Tats, & Whiskers)