Episode 10: Onsen Experience

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Summary: (http://pokya.jp/japanpodshow/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/Episode10_onsen1-300x300.jpg)In Episode 10 of Japan Podshow - the Onsen Experience - George and Joseph are getting all naked and bringing you tales from the onsen - the Japanese hot spring. Listen to the show here 43mb, 47 mins, MP3 (http://pokya.jp/japanpodshow/media/series01/japanpodshow_episode10_onsen_experience.mp3) Download it direct here, Subscribe and listen in iTunes or Listen via our RSS feed. Onsen experience Joseph, George and Honor Joseph and George share a few stories from the bath, and Honor Dargan of www.tokyotopia.com (http://www.tokyotopia.com) is also on hand to tell us about Tokyo's no.1 onsen / spa - LaQua Spa (http://www.tokyo-dome.co.jp/e/laqua/) - and to explain why the earth moves when you go there. Interview: Kat McDowell This week's interview is with Kat McDowell (http://www.katmusic.jp (http://www.katmusic.jp)) Kat is a professional singer song writer who has just released her first full album here in Japan. Her story is an inspiring one - find out what she did in order to reach the stage she's now reached, and what advice she has for other aspiring singers. The agency Kat mentioned was Dag Music. (http://www.dagmusic.com/English/index.html) Kat's official music site: www.katmusic.jp (http://www.katmusic.jp/) Kat's MySpace page (http://www.myspace.com/katmcdowell) Kat's YouTube channel (http://www.youtube.com/user/katmcd0well) Kat's new album on CD Japan (http://www.cdjapan.co.jp/detailview.html?KEY=AVCH-78003) Video: Singing with grandma (http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mHkmLFFMqQw) Kat on Twitter (http://twitter.com/katmcdowell) (http://pokya.jp/japanpodshow/wp-content/uploads/2009/09/414o0+i3rsL-300x300.jpg)Kat also provides live music for the show, with two songs from her new album Echoes over the Ocean. Competition time George and Joseph announce the lucky winner of the Cirque du Soleil Zed Theatre Tokyo (http://www.zed.co.jp/home_en.php) ticket giveaway - and winners of our Japanese goody bag competition. This week, you can win a copy of Kat McDowell's new album! Listener's feedback We have some very special feedback this week, with a phone message from not-from-illinois Mark ...and a surprise for George from Australia! All this and more in Episode 10 ...and remember, the show isn't over until the cockeral crows! We look forward to receiving your feedback! Join us on Facebook (http://www.facebook.com/pokya) Follow us on Twitter (http://www.twitter.com/japanpodshow) Write a review in iTunes (http://itunes.apple.com/WebObjects/MZStore.woa/wa/viewPodcast?id=310413183) Email us [hello at japanpodshow.com] Phone us - numbers on our contact page (http://pokya.jp/japanpodshow/contact/) Skype us (skype:japanpodshow?call) Comment on our site (http://www.japanpodshow.com) Comment on our YouTube channel (http://www.pokya.jp/japanpodshow)