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Commentary: Sounds of Japan Railways

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Commentary: Sounds of Japan Railways

Commentary: Sounds of Japan Railways

Commentary: Sounds of Japan Railways

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Commentator Andy Raskin returned to Tokyo, where he once lived, and discovered musical improvements to the notification sounds played at each stop on the Japan Railways line. We hear some examples.