Tag Archive: Budo Grape

Mar 09 2015

Budo Grape releases 2 new singles in March


Nagoya-based New-Wave band Budo Grape has released 2 new digital singles on iTunes this month, their first new material since 2014′s full-length album Amsterdam. With quirky vocals (Quminco), sharp keyboards (Naho), lean bass (Matsui) and drums (Taichi), and punk-inspired guitar from band leader Nagai, Budo Grape has won many fans abroad since their overseas debut …

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Aug 10 2014

Budo Grape at Nagoya Tokuzo (Aug 9 2014)


Photos from Nagoya New-Wave Rock group Budo Grape’s show at Nagoya’s Tokuzo live house August 9, 2014. Photos by Ichiro Takami

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Jun 08 2014

Budo Grape – Amsterdam (Review)


Budo Grape Amsterdam Review by David Cirone Budo Grape’s latest release Amsterdam delivers the journey promised by its album art, sending the band off in a new direction while retaining all the elements that have made the Nagoya-based new wave band so durable and enjoyable over the years. From the mysterious whispers of the ambient …

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Apr 28 2014

Budo Grape – Kimi no Shiranai Ureshippai (MV)


New MV from Budo Grape from their new album Amsterdam. Always playful and never short of a good riff, the new song “Kimi no Shiranai Ureshippai” from the Nagoya-based indies band is classic, chilled Budo Grape.

Nov 25 2013

Budo Grape completes second UK tour


Nagoya-based synth-pop/new wave Japanese band Budo Grape completed their second tour of the United Kingdom this month, with stops in London, Brighton, and Manchester. Budo Grape Facebook https://www.facebook.com/BUDOGRAPE

Sep 02 2013

Budo Grape adds additional UK tour dates


Budo Grape have added extra UK dates for November! As previously announced (http://www.itcamefromjapan.co.uk/budo-grape-return), Neo-Nagoya new-wave rock band Budo Grape will perform at the Doki Doki Japanese pop-culture festival in Manchester on November 9. Extra dates have now been added in Brighton on November 8 and London on November 10, so you can get a taste …

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Jun 30 2013

Quminco Grape featured on the cover of NagMag


Japanese alternative pop group Budo Grape are tearing up the Nagoya live house scene. Vocalist Quminco Grape is featured on the cover of the June 2013 issue of NagMag, marking the third time the band has been featured in the popular English-language magazine which focuses on Nagoya’s local music and pop culture. Check out the …

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Apr 28 2013

New Wave J-Rock band Budo Grape returns to UK for Doki Doki Japanese Festival


Nagoya-based Japanese band Budo Grape will return to the United Kingdom for the Doki Doki Japanese Festival in November 2013. Budo Grape completed their first tour of the United Kingdom in 2012 in cooperation with It Came From Japan, with appearances in London, Brighton, and Manchester. The Doki Doki event will be held at Manchester’s …

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Mar 29 2013

Budo Grape Radio – Vol. 100-109

Budo Grape Radio – Vol. 100-109

BUDO GRAPE “HIMITSU GALLERY” RADIO Fun music and conversation with Japanese New Wave band from Nagoya — Budo Grape! # # # EPISODE #100

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Feb 09 2013

Budo Grape – Aijyou Kuraku (live)

Budo Grape – Aijyou Kuraku (live)

Japanese indie band Budo Grape live at Ruby Room Shibuya at BAD NOISE! event.

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