A guide to Jazz bars, clubs, cafes and shops in the Tokyo and Yokohama city areas. Also home to the OK Jazz Podcast, playing World, Jazz, Soul and more, with info of events and gigs around town.

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Saturday October 13th at Zojoji (Temple right next to Tokyo Tower) is this year's Wa Meets Jazz festival. Jazz and traditional Japanese culture come...
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Renaud Garcia-Fons - 'Inanga', album The Enja Heritage Collection (France) Lucibela - 'Chica di Nha Maninha', album Laco Umbilical (Cape Verde) Billy Preston - 'Right Now',...

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Dug
3-15-12 Shinjuku
The 'New Dug' in Shinjuku is a cafe/bar with a complex back story. It was the annex bar to the...
3 Chome−22, Shinjuku-ku, Shinjuku
Jazz Room Stick is a great old jazz joint in the heart of Shinjuku, located almost directly be...
Minami Karasuyama 5-17-13 3F, Setagaya-Ku
Ragtime is the ideal jazz cafe in many ways. It's a small place up on the 3rd floor of a rustic b...
41-23 Udagawa-Cho, Shibuya-Ku 150-0044
Bar Bossa in Shibuya is a quiet gem of a place, perfect for bossa nova fans and/or couples lookin...
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