Aki Matsuri – A Japanese Fall Festival in Austin

It's that time of year again. The temperatures are finally reasonable, and there's a touch of Fall in the air… Read More

South-by-Far East – SXSW 2012 Japan Nite Lineup

One of my favorite times of the year is coming up - Japan Nite at South-by-Southwest, when we can all… Read More

Photos from Ikkicon VI

I managed to make it out to Ikkicon VI this past weekend for a few hours, mostly at the behest… Read More

2011 Harvest Moon Festival Photos

Yesterday, the Asian American Cultural Center of Austin held its Harvest Moon Festival and 11th Anniversary Celebration. So I grabbed… Read More

The MODE-KEI Fashion Show at Enzo

I just returned from downtown where Enzo Restaurant and Lounge was hosting Waterstone Aesthetics' presentation of MODE-KEI, a Japan-inspired fashion… Read More

Tsugaru Shamisen, Jazz, and How Much American Girls Can Eat

Below is the slideshow from the Oyama X Nitta Tsugaru Shamisen concert at St. Matthew's Episcopal Church on Monday, April… Read More

Oyama x Nitta Tsugaru Shamisen Benefit Concert

The Japan-America Society of Greater Austin (JASGA) continues its efforts to raise money for the Japanese Earthquake and Tsunami Relief… Read More

Slideshow from JASGA’s Japanese Taiko & Dance Performance

On Thursday, March 24th, 2011, the Japan-America Society of Greater Austin (JASGA) hosted a Japanese Taiko & Dance Performance at… Read More

Local Ways to Show Your Support for Japan

In addition to the many ways you can send your support and prayers to Japan nationally, there are some options… Read More