-- Provides a strong visual introduction to the bands and personalities behind the Japanese music scene -- Includes the history of Japanese pop music and examines current trends in indic, acid jazz, techno, ambient, rap, the Avex dance boom, and much more -- Introduces the music emerging in Japan, the world's second largest music market In Nippon Pop, Billboard magazine's Japan bureau chief Steve McClure delves into the rich and fascinating world of Japanese pop music. Moving confidently through Japanese pop music history ...

Nippon Pop 1998, Tuttle Publishing, Tokyo

ISBN-13: 9780804821070

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