J-POP I'M INTO THESE DAYS
- •Gesu no Kiwami OtomeNoisy pop that veers between piano rock and jazz.
- •Suiyoubi no CampanellaQuirky electronic project with some brilliant videos highlighting traditional shopping alleys, abandoned buildings, the city of Sapporo, and bath houses in a video game quest.
- •SakanactionAlt rock with a heavy dance bent. One of the bigger j-rock bands at the moment although technically indie.
- •PerfumeCatchy electropop with stunning visuals. You may remember their creative director from OK Go's "I Won't Let You Down".
- •AimyongNew indie singer-songwriter with very nostalgic j-rock tunes.
- •LLLLLush and slightly cacophonic electronica from the netlabel scene.