Manga, Japan

Tokyo Geek's Guide: Manga, Anime, Gaming, Cosplay, Toys, Idols & More - The Ultimate Guide to Japan's Otaku Culture

Tokyo Geek's Guide: Manga, Anime, Gaming, Cosplay, Toys, Idols & More - The Ultimate Guide to Japan's Otaku Culture by Gianni Simone
English | October 13th, 2017 | ISBN: 4805313854 | 251 Pages | EPUB | 114.31 MB

Tokyo is ground zero for Japan's popular "geek" or otaku culture—a phenomenon that has now swept across the globe.

Manga Action N.20 - 17 October 2017  Magazines

Posted by Mitsu at Oct. 13, 2017
Manga Action N.20 - 17 October 2017

Manga Action N.20 - 17 October 2017
Japanese | 381 pages | PDF | 81.41 MB

Manga Action (Shukan Manga Akushon) is a Japanese seinen manga magazine pushlished on a weekly basis by Futabasha since 7 July 1967. It is considered the first true seinen magazine.

Manga Action N.16 - 16 August 2017  Magazines

Posted by Mitsu at Aug. 17, 2017
Manga Action N.16 - 16 August 2017

Manga Action N.16 - 16 August 2017
Japanese | 429 pages | PDF | 150.78 MB

Manga Action (Shukan Manga Akushon) is a Japanese seinen manga magazine pushlished on a weekly basis by Futabasha since 7 July 1967. It is considered the first true seinen magazine.
Alexis Cole & Bucky Pizzarelli - A Beautiful Friendship (2015) [Japan] SACD ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

Alexis Cole & Bucky Pizzarelli - A Beautiful Friendship (2015) [Venus Japan # VHGD-84]
SACD Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 54:27 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 1,78 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Front/Rear Covers | 1,13 GB
Charles Kynard - Woga (1972) {2017 Japan Mainstream Records Master Collection Series CDSOL-45220}

Charles Kynard - Woga (1972) {2017 Japan Mainstream Records Master Collection Series CDSOL-45220}
EAC rip (secure mode) | FLAC+CUE+LOG -> 242 Mb | MP3 @320 -> 87 Mb
Full Artwork @ 300 dpi (jpg) -> 15 Mb | 5% repair rar
© 1972, 2017 Time / Mainstream Records / Solid Records Japan | CDSOL-45220
Jazz / Jazz Funk / Soul Jazz / Organ Hammond B-3

Sweet organ lines, heavy drums, and a great little groove throughout – a tight batch of groovers from the mighty Charles Kynard! The keyboardist is in fine 70s form here – stepping away from the sparer sound of his albums for Prestige with a fuller style for Mainstream Records – in a groove that's almost part blacksploitation funk, thanks to some sharp backings from arranger Richard Fritz! The mighty Paul Humphrey is at the bottom of the set on nicely funky drums – and other players include Arthur Adams on guitar, Chuck Rainey on bass, and some great additional horns, which give the record a larger jazzy finish, but never get in the way of Kynard's lean, mean organ lines. There's a great version of "Rock Steady" on the album, one that has a great funky intro – plus the cuts "Shout", "Lime Twig", "Slop Jar", "Name The Missing Word", "Little Ghetto Boy", and "Hot Sauce".

Manga Week Pack (10-11-2017)  Comics

Posted by First1 at Oct. 19, 2017
Manga Week Pack (10-11-2017)

Manga Week Pack (10-11-2017)
English | CBZ/CBR | 11 Volumes | 3.67 GB
Queensrÿche - Hear In The Now Frontier (1997) [Japan 2nd Press] Repost

Queensrÿche - Hear In The Now Frontier (1997) [Japan 2nd Press]
EAC Rip | FLAC: Image+Cue+Log | 444 Mb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 148 Mb | Scans | 53 Mb | Time: 01:01:27
Toshiba-EMI Ltd. | TOCP-50160
Heavy Metal, Progressive Metal, ¿Alternative/Grunge?

Hear in the Now Frontier is the sixth studio album by the American heavy metal band Queensrÿche, released in 1997. It was partly recorded at Studio Litho in Seattle, the home studio of Pearl Jam guitarist Stone Gossard, and was engineered and mixed by Toby Wright, who had recently worked with Alice In Chains.

New York Trio - Thou Swell (2007) [Japan 2016] SACD ISO + Hi-Res FLAC  Vinyl & HR

Posted by HDAtall at Oct. 18, 2017
New York Trio - Thou Swell (2007) [Japan 2016] SACD ISO + Hi-Res FLAC

New York Trio - Thou Swell (2007) [Japan 2016]
SACD Rip | SACD ISO | DSD64 2.0 > 1-bit/2.8224 MHz | 55:02 minutes | Front/Rear Covers | 1,68 GB
or FLAC(converted with foobar2000 to tracks) 24bit/88,2 kHz | Front/Rear Covers | 1,11 GB

Fight - A Small Deadly Space (1995) [Japan 1st Press] Repost  Music

Posted by Andi_Deris at Oct. 18, 2017
Fight - A Small Deadly Space (1995) [Japan 1st Press] Repost

Fight - A Small Deadly Space (1995) [Japan 1st Press]
EAC Rip | FLAC: Image+Cue+Log | 464 Mb | MP3 CBR 320 kbps | 149 Mb | Scans | Time: 01:00:27
Epic/Sony Records | ESCA 6211
Thrash/Groove/Alternative/Heavy Metal

A Small Deadly Space is the second and final full-length studio album from the heavy metal band Fight, released first in Japan on April 12, 1995, with 11 tracks via Sony Music Entertainment. The music has a more grunge-oriented sound, making it less appealing to fans who had developed a taste for the previous album. The disc found Halford seeming like he was making a solid effort to not reproduce his Judas Priest sound. Indeed, the disc showed a Rob Halford who was staying more to the lower end of the register rather than screaming out in a Priest-ish display of vocal pyrotechnics. Overall, this is a great album, and certainly a nice bookend for the group's brief career.

Manfred Mann - Soul Of Mann (1967) {1993, Japan 1st Press}  Music

Posted by popsakov at Oct. 18, 2017
Manfred Mann - Soul Of Mann (1967) {1993, Japan 1st Press}

Manfred Mann - Soul Of Mann (1967) {1993, Japan 1st Press}
EAC Rip | FLAC (Img) + Cue + Log ~ 181 Mb | MP3 CBR320 ~ 94 Mb
Full Scans (JPG, 600 dpi) ~ 39 Mb | RAR 5% Recovery
Soul Jazz / Jazz Rock / Beat / Rhythm & Blues
Groovin' Move / Toshiba-EMI #TOCP-7943

Amidst their pop/rock, blues, and folk-rock, Manfred Mann peppered their early recordings with jazzy instrumentals that faintly suggested a jazz-rock direction. Soul of Mann, never issued in the U.S., is a compilation of most of these early instrumental efforts, which originally appeared on various singles, EPs, and LPs between 1963 and 1966 (though one song, "L.S.D.," and is actually a blues-rocker with a Paul Jones vocal). Instrumentals were not the band's forte, but this collection is more interesting than you might think. No one would put Manfred Mann on the level of a jazz artist like Oscar Peterson, but these cuts are executed with a surprising amount of style and wit…