Posts Tagged ‘Freylekh Jamboree’

A few weeks ago I got a call from my friend Marié of Four Flea Circus fame. Marié is living in Japan for the year while she does research for her dissertation (which involves Ryukyu Islands music and chindon) and she called me up from Osaka, where she’d been staying for a couple of days. […]


garage chanson

07Aug05

15 July, 2005 After having dinner at a really good Thai restaurant in the Dojima area of Umeda, Anne McKnight and I walked over to Rain Dogs to see Garage Chanson (ガラージシャンソン), a kind of Gothic chanson and comedy act. Here’s Anne’s email description of the duo: The goth accordion people promise to “rid the […]