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Live Shows at Japanese Bound!

Never had the chance to catch a live kinbaku show in Tokyo? Wish you’d been in the audience at historic performances “back in the day?” (Here, for example, is an ad for a 1996 show in which Randa Mai (left) and Akechi Denki (right) appeared together.) Well, we at Japanese Bound are scouring Japan for […]

Kinbaku Trivia

Kinbaku Trivia: Nureki Chimuo, who passed away in 2013, was much more than one of the great bakushi of the modern period. A man of many talents, he also wrote SM fiction under multiple pen names and illustrated many of the great SM magazines. He had plenty of vanilla interests too, and in his last […]