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#40 Real Issues, Real Voices, Real Japan Podcast – Wrapping Up Fuji Rock Day 2

JAPAN Forward’s team in Naeba gives a live inside view of the highlights of Day 2 and a preview of the artists to watch for on the last day of the Fuji Rock Festival.



Listen in as Arielle Busetto, Daniel Robson, and Micah Go, wrap up the second day of the 2022 Fuji Rock Festival, in Naeba, Niigata, sharing their highlights and giving a preview of Day 3.

The Green Stage produced a lot of memorable performances for the day. The team were impressed with Jack White, Bloodywood, and Tokyo Ska Paradise Orchestra’s sets - with the latter two bands mentioned in the Day 1 wrap-up.

As Day 2 melts into the early hours of the final day of Fuji Rock, ZOMBIE-CHANG’s performance is one of the last performances on Saturday’s (early Sunday morning) schedule.

For Day 3, The team expressed their interest in covering JAPANESE BREAKFAST, ZUTOMAYO (ずっと真夜中でいいのに。), and veteran Fuji Rock artist, Takkyu Ishino.

Ishino is known for being one of the members of the techno-pop group, Denki Groove, and will close out the Fuji Rock Festival this year.

Look for our live coverage on Twitter, and our most recent Fuji Rock articles. First, though, check out these articles on the festival:

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