King Baby Duck laments on the Bruins' loss in the semifinals, and jumps back into some concert etiquette with some tips from The Aquabats. X Japan news gets the American J-POP king's ears burning, and (more!!!) news regarding Sailor Moon has anime fans in America on their feet celebrating. Plus on this week's Nazo-Nazo Nihongo Sawa-sensei shares the history of ninjas in Japan, including the different types of ninjas and the roles they've played in both real life and pop culture.

PLAYLIST:

  1. Gollbetty - Crystal (from the album BETTY'S BUGGY) [out of print]
  2. MUCC - Anjelier (from the album Shion)
  3. Second Sex - Mon Autre Coté (from the album Petite mort)
  4. Bomb Factory - DISCORD (from the compilation album Moshing Through Tokyo)
  5. X Japan - Rusty Nail (from the album Dahlia[out of print]
  6. Reel Big Fish - Rave-Olution (from the compilation album Tokyopop Presents: Anime Trax Vol. 1)
  7. Melt-Banana - Schemes of the Tails (from the album fetch)
  8. Boom Boom Satellites - Easy Action (from the album Exposed)
  9. Nanne Grönvall - Håll om mig (from the album Alltid På Väg)
  10. Shakkazombie (feat. DABO, XBS, and Suiken) - 64 Bars Relay (from the album Journey of Foresight[out of print]
  11. Asian Kung-Fu Generation - I wonder if everybody can sing their scream (from the EP The Time Past And I Couldn't See You Again) [out of print]

Rock out in the pit! It's No Borders No Race: Episode Yon-Juu-Kyu!

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