This site's objective is to support live music in Berkshire, UK. Josaka.com is a privately run site that is designed to be informative and easy to use.
A lot of the credit for the content of Josaka should go to the multitude of contributors in Reading and across Berkshire. Without these contributions the reviews, news and gig information would be nowhere near as strong and relevant as it is. The current contributors can be seen on the Josaka team page.
Josaka is truly independent and has editorial independence. The purpose of the site is to positively support live music in Reading and Berkshire and to communicate the activities of the label.
The domains used for Josaka include: www.josaka.com, www.josaka.co.uk, www.josaka.net, www.josaka.org, www.josaka.info, www.josaka.biz, www.josaka.org.uk, www.josaka.eu, www.first9.josaka.com and www.berkshirelive.co.uk.
How do you pronounce Josaka?
Joe-sar-ker is the correct pronunciation of Josaka. Think of it as Osaka (the Japanese city) with a J at the front.
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You are not permitted to copy, broadcast, download, store (in any medium), transmit, show or play in public, adapt or change in any way the content of these web pages from Josaka for any other purpose whatsoever without the prior written permission of Josaka.
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Currently Josaka is exempt from the need to register under the Data Protection Act 1998.