Archive for April, 2010

Nile Rodgers Producer Extraordinaire!!

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Nile Rodgers founder of legendary disco group Chic & producer of superstars including David Bowie, Madonna, Diana Ross, Duran Duran, B-52′s & many many more was in Tokyo for shows at the Blue Note. It was a joy to welcome Mr Rodgers back to my Inter FM program on Monday 2010.4.26 – click on the play button below for the good times..

With Nile Rodgers at the Inter FM studios.

With hot chicks from Chic backstage Bluenote Tokyo.
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Swanton Bombs At British Anthems Vol.9

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Swanton Bombs were one of the UK bands who performed at British Anthems Vol.9 Sunday 2010.4.25 at Studio Coast, Tokyo. I was there as MC & DJ, plus I had a chat with 2 people who lay on an amazingly loud show – click on the play button below for the bomb..

With Swanton Bombs.
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The Chapman Family

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

The Chapman Family were one of the UK bands who played at British Anthems Vol.9 Sunday 2010.4.25 at Studio Coast, Tokyo. I was there as MC & DJ, plus I had a quick chat with The Chapman Family backstage – click on the play button below for a family affair..

With The Chapman Family.
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Mani From Primal Scream

Wednesday, April 28th, 2010

Mani from Primal Scream was stuck in Beijing unable to get back to the UK because of the Iceland volcano – so he decided to drop into his favourite city Tokyo & do some DJ’ing. His people called my people & we had a quick spontaneous chat on the phone while I was on the air live at Inter FM on Friday 2010.4.23. Click on the play button below for hot volcanic smokin’ Mani..

Mani.
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Lady Gaga Private Show

Wednesday, April 21st, 2010

After Lady Gaga’s sold out shows in Japan she performed a few numbers at a private show for MAC Cosmetics in Tokyo on a wet Tuesday night 2010.4.20 at the event space Tabloid. It was a joy to see her in an intimate club style setting surrounded by Tokyo’s coolest (& hottest) club kids..

Some yum spunks & me – no make up but I am wearing my kilt!!

DJ Alex From Tokyo, NY, Berlin.. In Tokyo!!

Friday, April 16th, 2010

Every day on my Inter FM program Global Satellite together with Sayoko Kamei we present the best cutting edge culture from Germany on the Ich Liebe Deutschland spot. DJ Alex From Tokyo, who’s now spending most of his time in New York, has also recently been regularly DJ’ing in Berlin. The globe trotting Alex visited our studio to say hi.
Discover more about what we talk about at www.germany.travel

With DJ Alex & Sayoko.

Paul Smith Collection 20th Anniversary

Monday, April 12th, 2010

It was a pleasure to meet up again with British fashion designer Sir Paul Smith at the British Embassy in Tokyo on Friday 2010.4.9 for a reception to celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Paul Smith Collection. The party was very cool, very stylish & a little quirky (in true Paul Smith style) & there were celebs wall to wall including Sean Lennon.. Click on the play button below & experience jet lag as Paul tells us he’s been to Japan 80 times (!!)..

Me, my mic & Paul Smith.

The dining room table at the British Embassy with edible PS styled goodies.

Dining room table.

Eat me!!

Paul Smith makes his mark on the drawing room mantlepiece.
Click on the play button for a quick chat with Paul Smith..
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Fashion Fuse

Sunday, April 11th, 2010

A stylish night out in Tokyo & I DJ’d for the fashion shows at the Fashion Fuse event at XEX Daikanyama Saturday 2010.4.10 supported by Lamborghini.

Fast fashion, fast cars, fast music..

Tokyo Actor & Comedian Jonathan Sherr

Saturday, April 10th, 2010

Tokyo based actor & comedian Jonathan Sherr landed the starring role in the new Japanese film My Darling Is A Foreigner based on the hit manga. The film opened in Tokyo 2010.4.10 & I had a chat with a darling gaijin – click on the play button below to listen..

With Jonathan Sherr.
My Darling Is A Foreigner website

My Darling Is A Foreigner film flyer.

Darling flyer featuring the original manga.

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Sakura Soiree

Saturday, April 10th, 2010

The lovely Elizabeth Hildebrand threw a rather fabulous (& jam packed) hanami cherry blossom season inspired party at Fiat Space in Aoyama, Tokyo on Friday 2010.4.9. Lovely people & lovely pink sakura cherry blossoms bloomed on the dance floor!!

Spinning sakura love.

Screaming sakura love.. even the guy in the background is sticking his finger in his ear!!