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

Filtering by Tag: Japanese Halloween

82 - Altered Sky (from Scotland) & Japanese Halloween

Altered Sky and Matt Bigelow in Setagaya Koen

Altered Sky and Matt Bigelow in Setagaya Koen

Altered Sky (from Scotland) joins the podcast to talk about their Japan tour, their influences, teachers, and writing process.  
Also, Brother Rick and Matt hit the streets of Shibuya on Halloween and ingested the random crazyness of Japanese Halloween -- no PC police here! Whoo hoo!
Other topics include Kawaii Stationery, reviews of "the Strange Death of Europe" by Douglas Murray & "Transitions" by Iain M. Banks, as well as a breakdown of the recent Japanese Elections.

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Co-Producer: Apryl Peredo of InterIdoru (Japan Tour Coordinator)

This podcast was written, hosted, edited, engineered, produced, and uploaded by Matt Bigelow.
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