Deep from the Japan 2.0 vaults. This podcast actually comes from the summer of 2017. We are planning to start recording regularly again in just a few weeks but until then, enjoy an unusual side of Japan 2.0:
Why we typical avoid being negative
High prices on used goods
Long work hours
Annoying business hours”
“Japan 2.0 Hack” – Tabelog and Gurunavi
Song of the show – 泉まくら / Izumi Makura – 棄てるなどして (prod. EVISBEATS)
Japan 2.0 Intro – “I Dream Japan” – The Wild Factor
-Bandcamp – https://thewildfactor.bandcamp.com/
-Instagram – @therealwildfactor
Find Japan 2.0 on:
iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/nz/podcast/japan-2.0-japanese-subculture/id1112151338?mt=2
The age old question is pondered: Osaka or Tokyo? We are still on our mini-episodes, but get ready for our return to our more conceptual shows this summer. Notes:
rivalry between the two big cultural hubs of Japan
Underdog spirit in Kansai/Osaka
Are rockabillies dead?
New York/L.A. analogy
Listen to our previous Nishinari episode if you want to hear about the rougher side of Osaka
Risk takers in Tokyo
Why don’t a lot of Western franchises come to Osaka!?
-Right after we recorded this, Shake Shack announced they are opening in Osaka 🙂
“Disrupting Japan” podcast Japan is slow to adopt Western ideas/businesses, good or bad?
Tokyo, the land sub-cultures, collaborations, and niche shops -Kapital clothing in Ebisu -“The Parking Ginza”
Tokyo – the land of opportunity Does English make a difference? What Osaka has that Tokyo doesn’t Celebrities in public https://ia601506.us.archive.org/16/items/Japan2.0OsakaVs.Tokyo/Japan%202.0%20-%20Osaka%20vs.%20Tokyo.m4a Japan 2.0 Intro – “I Dream Japan” – The Wild Factor -Bandcamp – https://thewildfactor.bandcamp.com/ -Instagram – @therealwildfactor Find Japan 2.0 on: iTunes – https://itunes.apple.com/nz/podcast/japan-2.0-japanese-subculture/id1112151338?mt=2 Stitcher Google Play – bit.ly/2uETFST Mixcloud Facebook – https://www.facebook.com/Japan2point0/ Instagram – https://www.instagram.com/japan2point0/ Twitter – @Japan2point0 Japan 2.0 Blog https://japan2point0.wordpress.com