June 2016 events

June 3,4,5 – Hyakumangoku Festival

The biggest festival in Kanazawa. Lots of people, a big parade.




18:00/Dusk till Late / FREE & Awesome

This is just a shout out slash invitation to the International Community in Kanazawa (& beyond if you’re willing to venture in) to come & join this super fun roots event in Shintenchi Katamachi. There will be tons of Free Live music & dance performances as well as some Food & Craft tables. Please come to drink & dance in the street and tell all your friends . Every year all walks of lifecome crawling out of the woodwork to feed the vibe. Help us out! Here’s a list of what’s likely to feature :


Live act /
JOHNNY HEP –rockabilly Rocknroll
PAIKAZI –japan traditional &modean style
Acoustic band
Natty Nuts — Reggae band
Uttorip mans — JAM BAND
tomoko,hide,yoko,yohey,kazu — Jazz Jam
Bonyu Sodachi — Instrumental Trio & Rap
&SESSION —Reggae session


Dom–jey — dance
MIYAKO — Reggae dance
Mii —-Belly dance

DJ — otokemuri ,more

Place: https://goo.gl/maps/VekXRUy2MxD2 (around here)


Sat. June 4th – Arbaa Tabbaliin


India+Japan+beats.  This should be sooooo cool.  At one of my friends temples in Komatsu Japan, this should be off the hook.  Check out the links.  The venue couldn’t be cooler as well.

Open: 17:30
Start: 18:00
Place: Buddhist temple 西照寺 in Komatsu
Tickets: adv. 2500 yen  + 1 drink, door 3000 yen + 1 drink
Address: 3 Chome-60 Ōkawamachi, Komatsu-shi, Ishikawa-ken 923-0911
Google map link: https://goo.gl/maps/UFjFBEwoZW72
Artists Links: ↓


Sat. June 4th – “Kan Sano” piano live



Originally from the Kanazawa area, Kan Sano is an awesome, incredibly talented musician.  If you looking for a chic, awesome intimate live, you should probably go to this. You can also peep from outside too, if that’s your thing;)

Time:  19:30
Place: Louge Seseragi
Tickets: 3000 yen, reservations recomended.
Address: 〒920-0865 Ishikawa Prefecture, Kanazawa, Nagamachi, 1 Chome−6−11
Google map link: https://goo.gl/maps/yzc8R1UypBu
Artists Links: ↓


Sat. June 11th – “HI-LIFE” DJ party


What should turn out to be a cool funky DJ party at Club Base.  Check the links below.

Time:  22:00 – late
Place: Club “Base”
Tickets: 1800 yen  + 1 drink
Address: 1-1-47, Hirosaka, Kanazawa
Google map link: https://goo.gl/maps/f9rEb4npkN92
Artists Links: ↓


Friday June 17th – “Tasting” regular DJ party



The dope, super chill regular party put on by the famous DJ Yoshimitsu.

Time:  22:00 – late
Place: Bar “World Eclectic”
Tickets: Free
Address: 2-4-12, Katamachi, Kanazawa
Google map link: https://goo.gl/maps/owdLZoZFw6N2
Artists Links: ↓


Thurs. June 19th – “Jizue” live


An awesome live band with bass, piano, guitar and drums that has an awesome sound.

Time:  1900~
Place: Puddle
Tickets: adv. 2500 w/ one drink, at the door is 3000 w/ one drink
Address: 2-10-42, Katamachi, Kanazawa
Google map link: https://goo.gl/maps/ycbDFb2Vh992
Artists Links: ↓


Thursday June 23th – “Tasting” regular DJ party


The dope, super chill regular party put on by the famous DJ Yoshimitsu.

Time:  22:00 – late
Place: Live House and Bar “Puddle / Social”
Tickets: Free
Address: 2-10-42, Katamachi, Kanazawa
Google map link: https://goo.gl/maps/ycbDFb2Vh992
Artists Links: ↓


Sat. June 25th – “NONSTOPBUS” music festival


The event that needs almost no introduction.  NONSTOPBUS.  The fifth year for this locally grown festival.  With 4 stages, it is a mother fuckin party.  Enjoy!!!! If you need one event to go to while you might be traveling in Japan, this is it!!  Check out the website for all the artists coming with videos and jams as well.

Time:  16:00 – late
Place: Live House and Club “Eight Hall” and “Manier”
Tickets: Adv. 3800 yen + 1 drink, Door 4300 yen + 1 drink
Address: 1-6-10, Katamachi, Kanazawa
Google map link: https://goo.gl/maps/jZzcVvFjEYy
Website: http://nonstopbus.com/artist/

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