Music from Japan – Y-no

Ok. That’s funny. Y- no is a japanese group but famous for playing a brazilian genre named “Pagode”. Pagode is a kind of new-samba, very popular in Brazil.

The group sings in portuguese (sometimes seems that they using google translator) and japanese. It’s called J-Pagode. Listen to “Querido meu amor”.

 

Music from Japan – Ogre You Asshole

Yes strange name indeed, it is apparently a line from the movie “Revenge of the Nerds”.  OYA are a rock band that formed in 2001, they have released 4 albums and state their biggest influence is the US band “Modest Mouse”.  This is their song “Tomorrow”.