Read more about 33-1/3 Japan on the 33-1/3 blog, 333sound.com:
New Series Announcement: 33 1/3 Global, August 9, 2017
Supercell ft. Hatsune Miku, Keisuke Yamada, August 17, 2017
33 1/3 Global Editor Highlight: Noriko Manabe, August 31, 2017
Our books are:
Yoko Kanno's Cowboy Bebop by Rose Bridges, pub. November 2017
Perfume's GAME by Patrick St. Michel, pub. February 2018
Cornelius's Fantasma by Martin Roberts, pub. Nov 2019
AKB48 by Patrick Galbraith and Jason Karlin, pub. Oct 2019.
Joe Hisaishi's Soundtrack for My Neighbor Totoro by Kunio Hara, pub. Feb 2020.
Shōnen Knife's Happy Hour: Food, Gender, Rock and Roll by Brooke McCorkle, pub. Feb 2021.
Nene's Koza Dabasa: Okinawa in the World Music Market by Henry Johnson, pub. Feb 2021.
Yūming's The 14th Moon by Lasse Lehtonen, under contract.
Yellow Magic Orchestra: Afro Asia, Game Music, and Techno-Orientalism by Toshiyuki Ohwada, under contract.
Kōhaku utagassen: The Red and White Song Contest by Shelley Brunt, under contract.
The board of 33-1/3 Japan includes Marié Abe, Michael Bourdaghs, Shelley Brunt, Kevin Fellezs, Akitsugu Kawamoto, Yoshitaka Mōri, Dexter Thomas, and Christine Yano.
To submit a proposal for the Japan series, please fill out this form and send it to the email address at info [at] norikomanabe [dot] com. Please include a sample chapter and a CV. For inquiries, please send me an email at the address above.