45 Best Japan Music Blogs and Websites
Japan Music Blogs
Here are 45 Best Japan Music Blogs you should follow in 2023
1. JROCK News
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
10.5K⋅ 2.1K ⋅8 posts / week Get Email Contact
2. Niche Music
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.
2.1K⋅ 5.8K ⋅27 posts / week Get Email Contact
My weekly recommendation for all-time best Japanese pop music, ballad, rock.Let's learn Japanese through Jpop lyrics!
1 post / week ⋅ Apr 2008 Get Email Contact
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.
1.8K⋅ 2.1K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
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
817.4K⋅ 448.1K ⋅2 posts / week Get Email Contact
TenForward Music Blog covers articles on Jazz, Fusion, Progressive Rock, K-POP, Metal music.
1 post / week Get Email Contact
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.
30 ⋅1 post / month Get Email Contact
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.
2 posts / month Get Email Contact
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.
293.4K⋅ 19.1K ⋅2 posts / day Get Email Contact
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.
1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
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!
13.6M ⋅16 posts / month Get Email Contact
12. 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!
1M ⋅26 posts / month Get Email Contact
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.
11.5K⋅ 4.8K ⋅22 posts / month Get Email Contact
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!
849⋅ 18.1K ⋅3 posts / day Get Email Contact
15. Music Life Club
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.
1.4K⋅ 8.5K ⋅6 posts / month Get Email Contact
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.
29.5K ⋅3 posts / month Get Email Contact
17. 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.
7.9K⋅ 34.4K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
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.
16 posts / week Get Email Contact
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.
15 posts / month Get Email Contact
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.
22.6K⋅ 21.1K ⋅1 post / week Get Email Contact
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.
12 posts / month Get Email Contact
22. 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!
23 posts / day Get Email Contact
23. 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.
10 posts / month Get Email Contact
24. 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!
1 post / day Get Email Contact
JPOPMIX is your source for all the latest news on Japanese music, albums, and singles along with singers, bands, musicians, etc.
3 posts / day Get Email Contact
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!
30K⋅ 6K ⋅3 posts / week Get Email Contact
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
2.6K ⋅3 posts / month Get Email Contact
28. JJazz.Net blog
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!
3 posts / month Get Email Contact
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.
1.9K⋅ 2K ⋅4 posts / month Get Email Contact
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!
26 ⋅1 post / day Get Email Contact
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!
1 post / year Get Email Contact
32. 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.
1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
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.
1.6K⋅ 166 ⋅7 posts / year Get Email Contact
34. Leap250's Blog
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.
1 post / week Get Email Contact
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.
3 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
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.
1M⋅ 2.2K Get Email Contact
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.
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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.
51.3K⋅ 2 ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
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.
392⋅ 12.2K ⋅6 posts / quarter Get Email Contact
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.
427 ⋅30 posts / year Get Email Contact
41. 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.)
869⋅ 434 Get Email Contact
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.
10 posts / year Get Email Contact
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!
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342⋅ 1K ⋅10 posts / year Get Email Contact
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.
3.8K ⋅1 post / quarter Get Email Contact
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!
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Japan Music Bloggers
|Blogger Name||Blog Link||Total Blog Posts|
|Mr OK Jazz||tokyojazzsite.com||20|
|G Andrew White||jrocknews.com||20|
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