Popular Hits of the Showa Era

by

Write The First Customer Review

A darkly satirical tale of the generation and gender gaps in Japanese society, Ruy Murakami's Popular Hits of the Showa Era is a literary karaoke act combining manga and street cultureIt's a set-up like a video game: two rival gangs fight to death for the control of a Tokyo district. In one gang, six young losers committed only to drinking, voyeurism and karaoke singing, in the other six tough independent older women. From ambush to revenge, both groups are gradually decimated until the ultimate showdown. In Murakami's ...

Popular Hits of the Showa Era 2013, Pushkin Press, London

ISBN-13: 9781908968449

Paperback

Select
Popular Hits of the Showa Era 2011, W. W. Norton & Company, New York, NY

ISBN-13: 9780393338423

Trade paperback

Select