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Old 10-21-2018, 12:29 AM
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Went on an Asian cruise and when we docked at Osaka Japan, I went and look for a record store and was able to find a store full of Japanese audiophile records, I bought several and a few of their recommended local Japanese jazz band. Can’t wait to get home and to listen to them.
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How did the dollar do in Japan compared to the yen?
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Some of the best jazz I've encountered lately has been from the Three Blind Mice label. Superbly done!
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How did the dollar do in Japan compared to the yen?
102 yen to a dollar.
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You’re lucky, in Tokyo, all I could find was CD shops...it was like stepping back to 1990 lol, gonna have to go better research before I go back again.
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Went on an Asian cruise and when we docked at Osaka Japan, I went and look for a record store and was able to find a store full of Japanese audiophile records, I bought several and a few of their recommended local Japanese jazz band. Can’t wait to get home and to listen to them.
I would have ended up making a pit stop at a department store for a new piece of luggage, then hit the record store! Sure I might deny the charges on my card when I got home but thats another story. Enjoy!
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