Full Circle: Grime in Japan

11.10.2016 - Posted by : James Campbell

Joe Alexander’s Boiler Room short reveals the expanding subculture of Japanese grime.

Just as grime grew from the mergence of the garage and jungle scenes, Japanese grime is mixing with different influences and different cultures to form its own sound, adding a twist to the now global London genre.

From sampling mid noughties pirate radio, to producing their own beats, the Japanese scene is growing faster than ever before.

The 140bpm flag is flying high in the Far East. Join Pakin, Elijah and Skilliam HERE for the full insight.

 

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