CONTEMPORARY

ROOTS
Roots Mixtures, Ainu, Minyo and Local Folk, Chin-dong and Brass Band, Compilations
FOLK / CITY POP
From 70s folk and City Pop to the present. Artist Albums and Compilations, URC reissue series the Bellwood label 40th Anniversary Collection
TECHNO- POP
From the 1970s to the present day. From Logic System to YMO
ROCK
Innovative sounds from the underground and our selection of the best Japanese rock music ever made.
ENKA
Strings and emotion, the heart of Japanese popular music.
POP
Male vocal, female vocal, groups and compiltiions. Includes 60s GS- Group Sounds.
DUB/REGGAE/SKA
The pioneering posse of experimental dub and reggae musicians.
CLUB/DANCE
Cool grooves and Asian global sounds. Artist albums and compilations.
AMBIENT / ELECTRONIC & CHILLOUT
Chill out East Asian style.
IMPROVISED/ELECTRONIC
Brilliant improvised electronic music from including Toshimaru Nakamura, Daisuke Fuwa and Yoshihide Otomo.
JAZZ/FUNK/AVANT GARDE
The beginnings of Japanese jazz and the the leading, world renowned contemporary musicians.
JAPANESE LATIN
Latin rhytms combined with Japanese folk tunes from the 1950s and beyond, plus the modern day Japanese / Latin crossovers.