Wow, thanks to the music presentation group, this blog is becoming a great resource site on popular culture!
I will add some links.
(From “Hear” category, you can download “Before Then” by Norma Field and Oto. )
Ian Condry’s website (author, Hip-hop Japan) – You can see a music video by King Giddra with anti-war theme.
youtube – Toshiko Akiyoshi “The Village” performance
youtube – East End X Yuri (introduced in Condry: thanks to Charlotte for finding this!)