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Brother's Sister's Daughter

Nothing really to do with elite Japanese distance running, but it was an interesting day today. I went out to Ome in the morning for the 2nd time this week to run trails in the mountains above the town. Monday the snow was pretty thick but today was pure ice. Skates would have been better. Former Josai University ekiden runner Eiji Kobayashi came with me this time. Somehow neither of us fell. I found someone's cell phone in the snow about 7 km up the mountain.

Tonight I went to Superdeluxe for the first time since last summer to see Brother's Sister's Daughter, kind of a bizarre supergroup. L-R: Kramer (bass), Han Bennink (snare), Samm Bennett (kit), Mike Watt (bass and vox). Photo courtesy of Mika Tokairin.

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