Steve Wide is a writer and DJ. His long-running British Music radio show Far & Wide has seen him interview countless musicians. He has DJ-ed and run clubs, toured with Primal Scream and The Stone Roses, has a Masters in creative writing and has written reviews for Monocle Books.
Tokyo Pocket Precincts is his fifth book on Japan following Tokyo Precincts (2015), Kyoto Pocket Precincts (2016), Onsen of Japan(2018) and Tokyo(2018). His Japan books have won a design award and their books have been translated into five languages.