About this J Jazz Substack

This site is about modern jazz albums from Japan and Japanese musicians. My motivation is to provide straightforward descriptions of jazz recordings from Japanese musicians with photos, audio clips, and links to more information. Rather than a music critic’s album reviews, these are simple introductions of new music to enjoy, jazz from Japan.

What is this site for?

For sharing information about Japanese jazz and related music from Japanese musicians.

What can I do on this site?

  1. You can subscribe to the free newsletter and get articles by email

  2. You can read the articles on this site

  3. You can contribute comments or likes (or connect via Twitter / Instagram, where I check in from time to time)

That’s about it, pretty simple!

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Short excerpts (about 60 seconds) from each album are available on this site and intended to be used for fair use reviews and to promote the original musicians. If you like what you hear, please support the musicians and buy their albums!

この「J Jazz Substack」について



For more information, also see:

J Jazz Substack: By Way of an Intro

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