It's No Borders No Race's 200th episode! King Baby Duck gathers his pals Elite4Derek, Wicked Anime's JonStar, and -- for the first time ever -- {abstract:japan}'s Tyler Abstract as they recreate the first J-POP playlist from the show's WMWM Salem era. Plus hear about what got them to notice the Japanese music scene, how the anime industry has changed since 2006, and demonstrate their favorite card games Buy The Rights and Channel A!

PLAYLIST (with album/single links):

  1. Guitar Wolf - God-Speed-You [Etiquette Version] (from the album Rock 'n' Roll Etiquette)
  2. Eastern Youth - The Overpowered (from the album 365-Step Blues)
  3. Ayumi Hamasaki - M (Above and Beyond Vocal Remix) (CD single) [out of print]
  4. Shonen Knife - The Luck of the Irish (from the album 712)
  5. The Blue Hearts - LINDA LINDA (from the album The Blue Hearts)
  6. Polysics (feat. Too Shy) - Kaja Kaja Goo (from the album National P)
  7. L'Arc~en~Ciel - Link (from the album KISS)
  8. Electric Eel Shock - Suicide Rock 'n' Roll (from the album Go USA!)
  9. SUNS OWL - Kerberos (from the album Liefe)
  10. Aya Hirano - Lost My Music (from the Geki Chuu Kashuu EP)
  11. Gitogito Hustler - Puzzle (from the album Love & Roll)
  12. Team 6 - Rokkasho (digital single)
  13. mono - The Sky Remains the Same As Ever (Walking Cloud and Deep Red Sky, Flag Fluttered and the Sun Shined)
  14. noodles - HUSH BELL (from the album long long chain) [out of print]
  15. the pillows - Sayonara Universe (from the album MY FOOT)

Waiting for the Little Busters, it's No Borders No Race: Episode Ni-Hyaku!

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