Episodes and Blog – The Japan Show Podcast

Episode 39 – December 23 2013

From the magical (and approaching bitterly cold) land of Zushi comes Episode 39! It’s not just China and Japan at odds in the East China Sea (when is it ever just the two of them?), but now the US and South Korea are getting into the act. On the homefront, we praise the courage of […]

Episode 38 – November 8, 2013

Filling out their one-per-season episode commitment, Gavin and John get together with fancy new microphones for another episode of The Japan Show.  Pacific tensions are as high as they’ve ever been, but -surprise!- it looks like Japan and Russia might be making amends.  Still, ROK President Park says there’s no point in a summit with […]

Episode 37 – August 28 2013

And here comes Episode 37! Recorded in the sweltering heat, the ambient depression in the room can only be accounted for with one thing; the absolute lack of really good dill pickles in Japan. But really, not so much. Got leaks? We do. But not those kind of leaks.  Olympic chat, faulty rockets, and all […]

Episode 36 – June 27 2013

Slogging through the trenches of responsible adulthood, Gavin and John are back to bring you Episode 36, recorded in wonderful Yokohama!  Ep 36 features the ever-friendly Lee Reeve, director of the Yokohama Seasider, in celebration of our second Yokohama-based podcast (and the start of many more).  Although we’re no longer in Tokyo proper, we’re only […]