Dionne Warwick. Kevin Jackson. In this episode of our weekly podcast, we’re joined by legendary singer Dionne Warwick to talk about her upcoming visit to the Blue Note, her love of Japan, and her granddaughter, up-and-coming vocalist Cheyenne Elliott.
We also sit down with Kevin Jackson, the former University of Hawaii football star who now plays for the Obic Seagulls in Japan’s X League, to discuss how American football in played in Japan, outreach into schools, and much more.
In addition to our two featured interviews, we say farewell to Obon with a look at some of Japan’s most famous ghost stories. Plus, we once again make a few trips to Classifieds Corner.
This week’s segments were recorded in studio and at various locations around Roppongi Hills.
C Bryan Jones
Dionne Warwick and Kevin Jackson
Martin Leroux and Momoko Mochizuki
Editor and Producer
Hanedo Edo Festival
Japan Sake and Shochu Makers Association
Interview: Dionne Warwick (00:02:38)
Haneda Edo Festival (00:14:49)
Classifieds Corner (00:15:51)
Lingoist: Splitting the Bill (00:16:38)
Japanese Ghost Stories (00:18:29)
Sake Shochu Makers (00:29:10)
Classifieds Corner (00:30:55)
Interview: Kevin Jackson, American Football (00:31:31)
Classifieds Corner (00:54:37)
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