45 Best Japan Music Blogs and Websites

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Here are 45 Best Japan Music Blogs you should follow in 2023

1. JROCK News

JROCK News Japan
Our goal is to provide up to date news to Jrock fans around the world with our international team of dedicated and passionate writers. JROCK NEWS writers are spread internationally to bring you local and global news about update tours, gigs, and events in the Japanese rock culture. We're supported and maintained by volunteers and have brought people who love Japanese rock together from all over the world, enticing artists to perform aboard, connecting fans to artists, all to share our passion with people who also love Japanese rock music.
Also in Rock Music Blogs, Jpop Blogs, Asian Music Blogs
jrocknews.com
10.5K 2.1K 8 posts / week Get Email Contact

2. Niche Music

Niche Music Tokyo, Japan
Niche Music is a specialized site that introduces indie music from around the world with the theme of 'Western music is also cool'. We are excavating every day to deliver the presence of bands/artists who are active in unfamiliar countries as well as UK and US.
nichemusic.info
2.1K 5.8K 27 posts / week Get Email Contact

3. Jpop Recommend

Jpop Recommend Japan
My weekly recommendation for all-time best Japanese pop music, ballad, rock.Let's learn Japanese through Jpop lyrics!
jpop-recommend.blo..
1 post / week Apr 2008 Get Email Contact

4. ADSR Collective

ADSR Collective Tokyo, Japan
The latest DJ mixes, interviews, and electronic music from our blog and record label. From supporting underground artists on our blog, to releasing music we believe in on our label based in Vancouver, Canada and Tokyo, Japan, the ADSR collective aims to provide authentic content and commentary in today's electronic music landscape.
adsrcollective.com
1.8K 2.1K 1 post / week Get Email Contact

5. The Japan Times » Music

The Japan Times » Music Chiyoda-ku, Tokyo, Japan
Full coverage of Japan's music scene as well as overseas artists touring Japan.The Japan Times offers latest news and features from Japan: business, politics, commentary culture, life & style, entertainment and sports
japantimes.co.jp/c..
817.4K 448.1K 2 posts / week Get Email Contact

6. TenForward Music Blog

TenForward Music Blog Japan
TenForward Music Blog covers articles on Jazz, Fusion, Progressive Rock, K-POP, Metal music.
magma.progrock.jp/..
1 post / week Get Email Contact

7. YUKIO Music Blog

YUKIO Music Blog Tokyo, Japan
YUKIO Music is a music blog by me, Yukio. I'm Japanese. I would like to spread my original songs to the world. Here I share all my music videos and stories, I believe you will be able to understand my soul even with my Japanese words which are foreign languages to you if you kindly listen to my music.
en.yukio.asia/blog
30 1 post / month Get Email Contact

8. Japan Music Corner

Japan Music Corner Japan
I want to popularize Japanese music - J-pop, enka, and jazz, etc, to the world. I want to highlight the talented but more obscure and unknown performers.
japanmusiccorner.w..
2 posts / month Get Email Contact

9. Tokyo Weekender » Music

Tokyo Weekender » Music Tokyo, Japan
Latest music news, concerts, shows, reviews and playlist on Tokyo Weekender.Tokyo Weekender is Tokyo's longest-running English lifestyle magazine, packed with food, travel, tips, city guides, news, interviews, and more.
tokyoweekender.com..
293.4K 19.1K 2 posts / day Get Email Contact

10. Najinsan!!!!!!!!!

Najinsan!!!!!!!!! Japan
Najinsan is a blog about Jpop, Jrock and stuff! Covers articles on jpop, jrock, live show, metal, music documentaries, music interview, music promotion, music review, music video and new releases.
najinsan.wordpress..
1 post / quarter Get Email Contact

11. BTS Japan Official Fanclub

BTS Japan Official Fanclub BTS Japan Official Fanclub is the official Fanclub page for all the BTS lovers and fans on this planet. Get to know about all the news, profile, discography, events, profiles, and everything else related to BTS on our blog!
bts-official.jp/news
13.6M 16 posts / month Get Email Contact

12. J-Jun Japan

J-Jun Japan Jaejoong's Japanese official fan club site. Live event information, media appearance information, CD/DVD discography, fan club 'JAEFANS', etc. This site will inform you about all his achievements, live events, music releases, shows, live performances, movies, and more!
jaefans.com/inform..
1M 26 posts / month Get Email Contact

13. JaME

JaME JaME is a multi-lingual news and entertainment website dedicated to promoting all types of contemporary Japanese music including J-pop, J-rock, J-metal, and visual kei. It is a multi-lingual website and database about Japanese music.
jame-world.com/en
11.5K 4.8K 22 posts / month Get Email Contact

14. Vif

Vif Tokyo, Japan
ROCK's comprehensive information site Vif is full of information such as artist interviews and live reports! In their blog section, you can find information about the different Japanese music artists and what they're doing, three new albums, music launches, live concerts, and more!
vif-music.com
849 18.1K 3 posts / day Get Email Contact

15. Music Life Club

Music Life Club Tokyo, Japan
Music Life is a legendary music magazine that made history of popular music with rock stars such as The Beatles, Led Zeppelin, Queen, Kiss, Japan, and Duran Duran. We will regularly inform you of the live schedule and CD sales information of Western music artists who were active from the 60s to the 80s by e-mail newsletter.
musiclifeclub.com
1.4K 8.5K 6 posts / month Get Email Contact

16. Tokyo Philharmonic

Tokyo Philharmonic Tokyo, Japan
The Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra has the longest history and tradition of any orchestra in Japan, having been originally established in Nagoya in 1911. The Orchestra regularly performs in regions outside Tokyo and engages in regional cultural exchange and education programs. Tokyo Philharmonic has carried out 3 well-received European tours and is regarded as an upcoming world-class orchestra.
tpo.or.jp/en
29.5K 3 posts / month Get Email Contact

17. NME JAPAN Blogs

NME JAPAN Blogs NME Japan is the Japanese version of the British music website NME.com. We provide all kinds of information related to music/rock, including the latest local news, local reviews, music videos, celebrity gossip, and live reports, focusing on Western music.
nme-jp.com/blogs
7.9K 34.4K 1 post / week Get Email Contact

18. uDiscoverMusic.jp

uDiscoverMusic.jp The Japanese version of uDiscovermusic, a site that introduces foreign music. Introducing the latest news of big Western music bands such as The Beatles, Queen, and Stones, new artists, inside stories of past masterpieces, exclusive interviews and quizzes, and ranking articles of albums and artists.
udiscovermusic.jp
16 posts / week Get Email Contact

19. J-ROCK

J-ROCK Shibuya-ku, Tokyo, Japan
J-ROCK informs you of the Japanese artist's latest activity status, introduces the artists they manage, the events that our company was involved in producing, and many more! This is an official website where you can find profiles, the latest information, etc. of affiliated talents.
jrock.jp
15 posts / month Get Email Contact

20. Metropolis Magazine » Music

Metropolis Magazine » Music Your guide to music in Tokyo. Artist interviews, concert reviews and cultural critiques. From rock to requiem, Japanese musicians and international names. Metropolis was founded in 1994 as Tokyo Classified, a compendium of casual and professional English-language ads distributed with the Daily Yomiuri newspaper. Rebranded as Metropolis in 2001, the magazine is now independently owned by Japan Partnership Holdings Inc.
metropolisjapan.co..
22.6K 21.1K 1 post / week Get Email Contact

21. Universal Music Japan

Universal Music Japan Here on Universal Music Japan's official site news list, you can see the latest news of affiliated artists, live event news, and viewing/audition content. Universal Music LLC is the Japanese subsidiary of Universal Music Group, the world's largest music company with record companies and licensees worldwide.
universal-music.co..
12 posts / month Get Email Contact

22. Japan Music Blog

Japan Music Blog Stay up to date with the latest news and updates from Japan music industry, artists, bands and more! Check out the reviews, opinions and more!
jpmusicblog.com
23 posts / day Get Email Contact

23. Tokyo Otaku Mode

Tokyo Otaku Mode Hirakawa-cho, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan
Browse Tokyo Otaku Mode news articles on MUSIC! New articles on Japanese pop culture are posted every day! TOM strives to be the fastest source for delivering world-famous Japanese pop culture content around the globe. It sells products related to Japanese anime, manga, games, music, and fashion through its website, the Tokyo Otaku Mode Shop.
otakumode.com/news..
10 posts / month Get Email Contact

24. Music news en

Music news en We deliver music and related news that focuses on, such artist interviews, new releases, concerts, events, industry information, and essays from Web Press. Our articles are based on articles like a live performance of 'Holiday Japan Special' by four talented singers from Holiday Japan, Takashi Taura's albums, and more!
music-news-jp.blog..
1 post / day Get Email Contact

25. JPOPMIX

JPOPMIX JPOPMIX is your source for all the latest news on Japanese music, albums, and singles along with singers, bands, musicians, etc.
jpopmix.com
3 posts / day Get Email Contact

26. Japanese Music Blog

Japanese Music Blog London, England, UK
The latest news for international fans, including local CD releases, overseas tour dates, live streams, and more. JPU Records is a multi-award-winning Japanese music record label based in London, UK. We help get bands from Japan the recognition they deserve overseas, while also making their music easier to own on CD, vinyl, tape cassette, and even MiniDisc!
jpurecords.com/blo..
30K 6K 3 posts / week Get Email Contact

27. Tokyo Jazz Site Blog

Tokyo Jazz Site Blog Yokohama, Kanagawa, Japan
Tokyo Jazz Site Blog is a guide to Jazz bars, clubs, cafes, and shops in the Tokyo and Yokohama metropolitan areas, home of the OK Jazz podcast, plus info on Soul and World Music.
Also in Jazz Blogs
tokyojazzsite.com/..
2.6K 3 posts / month Get Email Contact

28. JJazz.Net blog

JJazz.Net blog Tokyo, Japan
JJazz.Net blog is a Japanese blog that informs on topics like Masatake Unno New York Trio The long-awaited JAPAN TOUR has been decided, My First Jazz Vol.55-Mikiko Nagatake, live performances, and many more!
jjazz.net/jjazznet..
3 posts / month Get Email Contact

29. Syn

Syn Founded in 1988 in London by Nick Wood and Simon Le Bon, Syn was born from their desire to collaborate on a wide range of musical projects and to fulfill creative passions with like minded artists, musicians and entertainers from around the world. Keep up to date with the latest news on our collabs here.
syn.world/about/news
1.9K 2K 4 posts / month Get Email Contact

30. Chromatic Dreamers Blog

Chromatic Dreamers Blog I'm Nostalgia. I'm an Intermediate Rhythm Guitarist and I've been a big Japanese Music Fan since 2006. I took music through school, so I've dabble in other instruments, sang in choir, and performed with my school's drumline. I picked up guitar as an adult to bring my band dream to life and achieved that through my rookie band project in 2022.Now in 2023, I'm dividing into composing and producing. On this blog, I share music theory lessons, J-music insight, band tips, and much more!
chromaticdreamers...
26 1 post / day Get Email Contact

31. Music & Copyright's Blog » Japan

Music & Copyright's Blog » Japan Music & Copyright's Blog provides the international business news service of global music copyright. Stay up to date with the music industry news from Japan, copyright laws and more!
musicandcopyright...
1 post / year Get Email Contact

32. Far Side Music

Far Side Music Paul Fisher is an expert and enthusiast for all types of Asian music and culture. He lived in Japan for 11 years, where he started farsidemusic.com. Discover the Music and Culture of Japan and East Asia with his articles.
farsidemusic.wordp..
1 post / quarter Get Email Contact

33. More Than Music Blog

More Than Music Blog Check out the newest music talents from Japan, news, albums and singles and more! Our aim is to support the music by creating high quality events that are unforgettable for all that get involved and supporting talented musicians in creating ways to get their music heard by a new audience.
morethanmusicjapan..
1.6K 166 7 posts / year Get Email Contact

34. Leap250's Blog

Leap250's Blog Japan
Leap250's blog is a Japanese music blog that mainly features articles, music reviews and other much more info related to the music scene in Japan.
leap250.blog
1 post / week Get Email Contact

35. J-Indie Rising Blog

J-Indie Rising Blog Japan
J-Indie Rising Blog has reviews of the newest Japanese Indie music on the internet. This blog is the author's humble attempt to bring attention to the work of independent artists from across Japan.
j-indie.blog
3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

36. From Japan » Music

From Japan » Music Tokyo, Japan
Read the latest news and information on music and Japanese music. The From Japan Blog is your source for news and info about Japanese anime, fashion, idols, toys, comics, food, and more.
blog.fromjapan.co...
1M 2.2K Get Email Contact

37. Music Magazine Japan

Music Magazine Japan Music Magazine Japan is a popular monthly magazine established in April 1969. The magazine covers all the latest music from Japan and other south east Asia along with artists and music around the world.
musicmagazine.jp
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38. ARAMA! Japan » Music

ARAMA! Japan » Music Japan
Read the latest J-pop and Japanese music news and reviews by ARAMA! Japan. ARAMA! JAPAN is an entertainment blog that provides complete coverage of Japanese pop culture of music, celebrities, anime and everything in between.
aramajapan.com/cat..
51.3K 2 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact

39. MUSIC EcoSystems Blog

 MUSIC EcoSystems Blog Akasaka, Minato Ward, Tokyo
This site is the web page of the corporate sales contact (MUSIC EcoSystems | BIZ) of MI Seven Japan Co., Ltd. We are a sales contact for educational institutions, government offices, and general companies, post various information about 'sound (audio/sound)', and hold regular workshops and events.
biz.musicecosystem..
392 12.2K 6 posts / quarter Get Email Contact

40. Japan Anime Music Lab

Japan Anime Music Lab Tokyo, Japan
Japan Anime Music Lab is an online database created to connect international anime music professionals and media with official rights holders of Japanese anime music and artists.
japan-animemusic.c..
427 30 posts / year Get Email Contact

41. Tokyo Native

Tokyo Native Tokyo Native is a music blog, booking agency, and event promoter based in Tokyo, Japan. We help artists expand their presence and grow their fanbase in Asia through music curation, marketing/PR, show booking, and event production. Our main focus will include, but isn't limited to electronic music (R&B, Soul, Jazz, Future Beats, Hip Hop, House, etc.)
tokyonative.com
869 434 Get Email Contact

42. Clear And Refreshing

Clear And Refreshing Japan
Pop, indie and underground music in Japan. Clear And Refreshing is a dumping ground for thoughts, reviews, and links related to music in Japan. My name's Ian Martin and I'm a British immigrant living in Tokyo. I also run an indie/post-punk label called Call And Response Records, and help organise frequent live events and DJ parties, mostly in Tokyo but also sometimes in other parts of Japan.
clearandrefreshing..
10 posts / year Get Email Contact

43. Turntable Thoughts

Turntable Thoughts Malaysia
Turntable Thoughts writes about and reviews the best music from Asia to the US to everywhere in between. Looking to bring the artists the attention that their music deserves!
Also in Music Blogs
turntablethought.com
342 1K 10 posts / year Get Email Contact

44. Sync Network Japan

Sync Network Japan Japan
Latest music news, concerts, shows, and new releases on Sync Network Japan. With the theme 'JAPANESE MUSIC TO THE WORLD', Sync Network Japan promotes the globalization of music content. We seek to increase visitors and expand Japanese content globally.
syncnet.work
3.8K 1 post / quarter Get Email Contact

45. I Love Japanese Music Blog

I Love Japanese Music Blog I Love Japanese Music is dedicated to the love and appreciation of Japanese music. From to Idol/J-pop hits to hard-hitting Metal-core, we aim to showcase the diverse and rich music culture of Japan!
ilovejapanesemusic..
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Japan Music Bloggers

Top Authors, Journalists, and Publishers covering Japan Music. Get Spreadsheet.
Blogger Name Email Blog Link Total Blog Posts
nichemusic nichemusic.info 1215
NBT jrocknews.com 77
tenforward magma.progrock.jp 73
Erica jrocknews.com 52
Sean Mallion adsrcollective.com 40
Sizergyia jrocknews.com 34
SYNC AGENTS syncnet.work 30
shionoe japanmusiccorner.wordpress.com 29
edoh+ jrocknews.com 24
yukio en.yukio.asia 22
bluegold adsrcollective.com 20
Mr OK Jazz tokyojazzsite.com 20
G Andrew White jrocknews.com 20
Ronald aramajapan.com 16
Jensen Ooi turntablethought.com 16
NoMusicNoReason jrocknews.com 15
Kim Kahan tokyoweekender.com 12
ifmartin clearandrefreshing.wordpress.com 12
Matthew Hernon tokyoweekender.com 10
Nori U jrocknews.com 7
blogadmin blog.fromjapan.co.jp 6
Lyn Tsuchiya tokyoweekender.com 5
Kyle aramajapan.com 5
Mazohyst_Kyo jrocknews.com 5
afaenia jrocknews.com 5
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