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Memories of Shibuya year-end wrap: 5 songs for 2016

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Few people are sad to see 2016 go, perhaps justifiably so – but it wasn’t all bad. This year had no shortage of wonderful music released, and so Memories of Shibuya is looking back on 5 of the best songs to come out in 2016. Streaming optionsĀ aren’t available for all songs, but links will be provided where available.

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The Canon: Hiroshi Fujiwara – Nothing Much Better to Do

The first album from fashion designer and style icon Hiroshi Fujiwara found him moving from punk and hip-hop to Shibuya-kei with a smooth fusion of laid-back styles. Fujiwara may be far more well-known as a fashion designer than as a musician, but onĀ Nothing Much Better to Do he proved himself equally adept as both.

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