Online TV from Japan in English – JIBtv

Japan International Broadcasting Incorporated or JIBtv is a recently launched 24 hour online television channel based in Japan. Many of the major television stations in Japan such as Fuji-TV, NHK, TV-Asahi were instrumental in the forming JIBtv and even Microsoft played a role in funding and also the online TV website streams using their Silverlight … Continue reading Online TV from Japan in English – JIBtv

Machaco – Reggae Songstress from Japan

One of the strongest bonds between Jamaica and Japan is Jamaica's music and entertainment scene. Every year thousands of Japanese people visit Jamaica to experience Jamaica's varied and vibrant music and culture. Recently I was introduced to the music of a very interesting singer from Japan. Her name is Machaco, a Japanese reggae singer whose … Continue reading Machaco – Reggae Songstress from Japan