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Thank you for your interest in making a donation to the efforts of Rufus Lin Productions to develop Japanese singers and musicians, enabling them to present English-language albums, and giving English-speaking music lovers the opportunity to enjoy singing and musical talent that would otherwise only be available in the Japanese market.
We welcome any donation of US$5 or more. We are a regular for-profit enterprise, so your donation will not be tax-deductible. However, it will be put to good use, developing and promoting Japanese artists trying their hardest to make it in the English-language market.
Pop music with Japanese lyrics. The concept is unique: Non-Japanese artists producing J-POP music, with an electro pop feel. Welcome to our newly imagined music genre–the New JPOP. As pioneers in this new genre, we know how hard it is to speak the Japanese language fluently, let alone break...
New takes on jazz standards, as well as original material, from artists active in Tokyo, Japan Have you ever noticed that some singers, after a distinguished career, will indulge themselves by releasing an album of jazz standards. Linda Ronstadt did it. So did Rod Stewart and Sting and Willie...
EDGE OF THE ROAD
Electro-pop in English by Japan-based artists. Get away! Get away from that dotted white line in the middle of the road! Our songs have an edge to them, brought about by the marriage of electronica tracks with contemporary pop styling, and they feature new Japanese artists singing in English,...
Distinctly Odd Records is an eccentric classical music recording label established by Canadian composer Rufus Lin.The aim is to record and distribute fresh interpretations of a wide range of classical music by Japanese and Korean musicians still relatively unknown in the English speaking world.The artists are...