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Yona Yona Shoten – Summer Chill

Yona Yona Shoten - Summer Chill

Yuko Shimada’s Yona Yona Shoten (夜な夜な書店) is back at イタチshelter this Saturday. Let’s cool off together with summer books and beer at Yuko’s pop-up indie bookstore. If you bring a book that reminds you of summer, you get a beer…. Read more

July 23rd, 2014

Artlink Summer Dance Party

Newspaper Pikachu

Super late announcement but Kyoto Unversity of Art and Design’s Artlink is putting on a summer dance party tomorrow night. I’ll be DJing for part of the evening. I hear there will be a VJ and live painters as well…. Read more

July 22nd, 2014

Coffee and Coding Conundrum at イタチshelter

Coffee and Coding Conundrum

A couple of things I’ve noticed going to various events and get-togethers in Kansai: Coders tend to find one another at some point and huddle in a corner with beers to talk about things that are incomprehensible to the rest… Read more

July 7th, 2014

The Pecha Kucha Night Kyoto Podcast is here

Pecha Kucha Night Kyoto

Announcing the Pecha Kucha Night Kyoto Podcast vol 1. Eric Luong and I are your hosts. Our first guest is PKN Kyoto’s own Derrick Tran. You can follow Pecha Kucha Night Kyoto on Soundcloud. Let us know if you like… Read more

July 1st, 2014

Beat Picnic

Beat Picnic at Tennoji Zoo

Yesterday I went to my first Beat Picnic (previous Beat Picnics on Soundcloud here). I learned about Beat Picnic when the organizers presented on stage at Pecha Kucha Night vol 14, which happened a few weeks ago. Beat Picnic as… Read more

June 30th, 2014