Contemporary music

  1. JASRAC Warns Against Reworking Kawauchi Track

    March 19, 2007 12:00 AM EDT In a highly unusual move, Japanese authors society JASRAC has issued a warning on its Web site against anyone singing an "altered" version of 87-year-old songwriter Kouhan Kawauchi's 1971 song "O-fukuro-san (Mother)." The ...