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-A shinto priest playing the flute at a shrine in Miyajima

-Some television playing an ad for love-sac style beanbags with verrrry soothing music at Muji in Tokyo

-Train station sounds departing Kyoto -At least a thousand birds (sparrows?) spread out over three trees in Kumamoto. This was one of the loudest noises I think I’ve ever heard - from a distance, we thought it was construction noise. This recording doesn’t do it justice.

-Music piped in over the loudspeakers at the Himeji castle gardens

-A raggedy crew playing music in the Shimokitazawa district in Tokyo.

-There’s also a crow from Miyajima in there somewhere. Maybe you can hear it? Thanks for listening!


from Japan, 6​/​21​-​7​/​14, released October 4, 2015



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