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Japanese Music Showcase Info

A Japanese Music Showcase tour is being brought over by It Came From Japan, with support from British Underground, Pixelsurgeon and Manga Entertainment UK. A special free sushi brunch will be laid on in Brighton too. The three bands involved are “grrrl-punk” Bo-Peep, ska punks Puppypet and J-pop Shinonome. Check them out at:

May 16th
On The Rocks, London.
8pm, £4 entry.
25-27 Kingsland Road, Shoreditch, London E2 8AA

May 18th
Russell-Cotes Art Gallery and Museum, Bournemouth.
5-8pm, invite only [ email for free invites ]
Manga book launch! ‘The Japanese Drawing Room – Victorian Travellers In Japan’
East Cliff, Bournemouth BH1 3AA

May 20th
Departure Loungue @ The Prince Albert, Brighton.
1-4pm, free entry!
The Prince Albert, Trafalgar Street, Brighton BN1 4ED

Plus individual shows:

Bo-Peep only
May 21st, Dublin Castle, London
8pm (on stage 10.40pm), £4.50 with flyer/£5 without
94 Parkway, Camden, London NW1 7AN

Puppypet only
May 21st, Barfly, London
12noon (on stage 3.30pm), £3 with flyer/£4 without
49 Chalk Farm Road, Camden, London NW1 8AN