New double album from Haruomi Hosono. Vintage propaganda recordings, including children's songs, made during the Manchuria occupation from 1931. Vintage Asakusa opera recordings. Fascinating recording of Shirotori Odori by Makoto Kubota. Japanese/ world roots mix from Bakurocho Band. 3 CD 70s folk compilation and Hosono 7 inch reissue from the seminal 70s label, Bellwood. New original soundtrack from the wonderful Kuricorder Quartet. First solo album for eight years from Ryuichi Sakamoto. Sakamoto Year Book1980-84. Latin/jazzy minyo from Minyo Crusaders and reissue of classic updated minyo from singer Takio Ito. New album from Towa Tei. First album from koto player, Leo. Double LP Vinyl from the brilliant Zipangu label. Reissue of HIS feat. Haruomi Hosono and Kiyoshi Imawano. Shuta Hasunuma and U-Zhaan also featuring Sakamoto. Posthumous album from Toimita. New Akiko Yano live album with Hiromi Uehara. Mariko Hamada produced by Makoto Kubota and Kubota Bali ambient album. New albums from the incredible Shibusashirazu and the 'screaming philosopher' Kazuki Tomokawa. New and superb albums of Koto and one of shakuhachi. New album by the wonderful singer from Amami, Rikki. Ryuichi Sakamoto latest deluxe 'Schola' compilation of Japanese Pop Music. Bon Odori compilation. Sizzle Ohtaka singles.