Live Music in West Tokyo

Star Pine's Cafe

This is an attractive, intimate venue, sunk deep so the ceiling feels refreshingly high. The line-up is jazz, but that's a wide net, encompassing everything from standards to the quirky, avant-garde and experimental…
Live Music in West Tokyo

Ni Man Den Atsu

Kōenji's most well-known punk venue boasts of having 'the world's loudest sound system'. Oddly enough, it's in the basement of a large, nondescript apartment complex (and must also have the world's best soundproofin…
Theatre in West Tokyo

Za Kōenji

This public theatre is among Tokyo's better non-commercial performance spaces, staging contemporary plays, dance (including butō), music and story-telling events.