Yoshiki

Yoshiki completes sold-out 2017 Dinner Show tour in Tokyo

Monday, September 11, 2017

On Saturday, September 2nd, “EVENING WITH YOSHIKI 2017 IN NAGOYA & OSAKA & TOKYO JAPAN” ushered in its final day at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo. The sold-out tour, which began with a first-ever set in Nagoya, moved on to Osaka and Tokyo for a total of 7 shows, including the addition of a last-minute breakfast show to meet the overwhelming demand to witness a rare, intimate YOSHIKI performance. The Grand Hyatt Tokyo Ballroom — having undergone 2 months of extensive renovations — was unveiled for the first... 

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Urbangarde

URBANGARDE announces all-day lineup of Utsu Fes 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017

Japanese rock band URBANGARDE has announced the full lineup of their all-day Utsu Fes 2017, to be held September 10 at Tsutaya O-East in Shibuya. URBANGARDE will headline the annual event with guests A9 (Alice Nine), Kenji Ohtsuki, Kinoco Hotel, Mio Yamazaki, Akito Matsumoto (Vacuum Hollow), Nana Kitade, and BRATS, among others. URBANGARDE presents UTUS FES 2017 Tsutaya O-East September 10, 2017 Schedule: 13:30 – Doors Open 14:00 – BRATS (Main-Stage) 14:30 – milkyway (Extra-Stage) 14:50 – Za Ningen (Main-Stage) 15:20... 

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VAMPS

VAMPS – North & Latin America Tour Announcement

Thursday, August 31, 2017

The rock duo VAMPS are coming back to the US and Latin America for live shows! Please join us in spreading the news where possible (thank you if you already have!), and it would be appreciated if you’d share the URLs with us when posted. Attached is the admat that shows all the dates. VAMPS FALL 2017 TOUR DATES (DANZIG Dates = * Headline Dates = **) 9/22* San Francisco, CA The Warfield 9/23* Las Vegas, NV Brooklyn Bowl 9/25* Tempe, AZ Marquee Theater 9/26** Los Angeles, CA The Roxy 9/28** Seattle, WA El Corazon 10/3**... 

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JAM Project and T.M.Revolution bring Anisong World Matsuri to Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

Anisong World Matsuri made its east coast American debut at Otakon’s new home in Washington, D.C. on Friday, August 11. The ambitious concert series, produced by Japan’s leading entertainment companies with the goal of delivering Japan’s anisong concerts worldwide in the highest quality, opened the Friday concert with a striking video depicting AWM’s logo covering the planet, highlighting the tour’s 2017 stops in Los Angeles and Shanghai before landing on the nation’s capital. The crowd of 3000 fans at... 

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juicejuice-1-©UP-FRONT-PROMOTION-Co.,-Ltd.

Juice=Juice has a Special Announcement about their First Upcoming World Tour

Tuesday, August 15, 2017

UP-FRONT PROMOTION management announced the following regarding Juice=Juice member, Karin Miyamoto’s condition: “Thank you for your support of Juice=Juice. This is an announcement about Karin Miyamoto. Miyamoto recently has had difficulty with her voice, so last week, she performed without using her voice. Her condition had not improved thereafter, and after being tested again, Miyamoto was diagnosed with functional dysphonia. We have had discussions with the doctor, her parents, herself and management, and have... 

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FLOW

FLOW celebrates 15th Anniversary year with Fighting Dreamers

Sunday, June 4, 2017

11 Anime Voice Actors (from NARUTO, CODE GEASS and Others) Provide Guest Chorus for “GO!!! ~15th Anniversary ver.〜”. FLOW Will Perform Live at Anisong World Matsuri at Otakon® in August Starting in July 2017, FLOW will begin their 15th anniversary year, beginning with the release of a new mini-album Fighting Dreamers. This 15th anniversary commemorative album features 11 anime voice actors taking part in the lead song’s chorus, and each of the 5 members writing a new song, coming together to create an album... 

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BRATS

BRATS preview live DVD with “Pain” music video

Saturday, June 3, 2017

Japanese girls rock band BRATS have released a live music video for “Pain” (with lyrics co-written by singer Rei Kuromiya), one of the new songs they debuted at their March 29 “Reborn” concert at Ikebukuro Live Inn Rosa, the band’s first live event in over 2 years. The full 6-song live performance is included as a special DVD in the limited-edition release of BRATS’ double-A-side single “Ainikoiyo”/”Nounai Shoukyo Game”, on sale in Japan on June 21. BRATS gave international fans a... 

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YOUSEI-TEIKOKU

YOUSEI TEIKOKU announces tarot card exclusives for 20th Anniversary single

Friday, June 2, 2017

Japanese gothic metal band YOUSEI TEIKOKU has announced a series of stunning, limited-edition “tarot cards” for fans who purchase their 20th anniversary single, flamma idola, at selected stores in Japan. Store details on the Lantis official website (Japanese): http://lantis.jp/artist/dasfeenreich/news_1495069200.html The band revealed the mysterious cover art for flamma idola earlier this month, depicting a beautiful but strangely-transformed portrait of YOUSEI TEIKOKU’s lead singer, Empress Yui. The leader of... 

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JAM-Project

JAM Project announces new album and World Cosplay Summit performance

Monday, May 29, 2017

Anisong super unit JAM Project (Hironobu Kageyama, Masaaki Endoh, Hiroshi Kitadani, Masami Okui, and Yoshiki Fukuyama) appeared together on the live broadcast “MOTTO! MOTTO!! Radio Vol. 1″ on May 19 to promote the upcoming release “JAM Project LIVE TOUR 2016 ~AREA Z~” Blu-ray and DVD, due for release May 24. The first edition of “MOTTO! MOTTO!! Radio” on Niconico was also broadcast on JAM Project’s mobile fan app “MOTTO! MOTTO!! App”, achieving more than 10,000 views. The app was released in Japan... 

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BLAME!

Netflix Original BLAME! Starts Today Featuring angela Theme Song “Calling you”

Sunday, May 28, 2017

Netflix Original BLAME! Starts Today Featuring angela Theme Song “Calling you” Anisong artist angela will perform live at Anime Expo on July 1 at Anisong World Matsuri Japanese pop group angela’s latest theme song “Calling you” will reach a worldwide audience today with the premiere of the Netflix original film BLAME!, based on the manga by Tsutomu Nihei. angela, formed by vocalist atsuko and guitarist KATSU, has created theme songs for many popular anime series, including FAFNER in the azure, K, KNIGHTS... 

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FEATURE


Yoshiki completes sold-out 2017 Dinner Show tour in Tokyo

Monday, September 11, 2017
Yoshiki

On Saturday, September 2nd, “EVENING WITH YOSHIKI 2017 IN NAGOYA & OSAKA & TOKYO JAPAN” ushered in its final day at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo. The sold-out tour, which began with a first-ever set in Nagoya, moved on to Osaka and Tokyo for a total of 7 shows, including the addition of a last-minute breakfast show to meet the overwhelming demand to witness a rare, intimate YOSHIKI performance. The Grand Hyatt Tokyo Ballroom — having undergone 2 months of extensive renovations... Read More


URBANGARDE announces all-day lineup of Utsu Fes 2017

Monday, September 11, 2017
Urbangarde

Japanese rock band URBANGARDE has announced the full lineup of their all-day Utsu Fes 2017, to be held September 10 at Tsutaya O-East in Shibuya. URBANGARDE will headline the annual event with guests A9 (Alice Nine), Kenji Ohtsuki, Kinoco Hotel, Mio Yamazaki, Akito Matsumoto (Vacuum Hollow), Nana Kitade, and BRATS, among others. URBANGARDE presents UTUS FES 2017 Tsutaya O-East September 10, 2017 Schedule: 13:30 – Doors Open 14:00 – BRATS (Main-Stage) 14:30 – milkyway (Extra-Stage) 14:50... Read More


VAMPS – North & Latin America Tour Announcement

Thursday, August 31, 2017
VAMPS

The rock duo VAMPS are coming back to the US and Latin America for live shows! Please join us in spreading the news where possible (thank you if you already have!), and it would be appreciated if you’d share the URLs with us when posted. Attached is the admat that shows all the dates. VAMPS FALL 2017 TOUR DATES (DANZIG Dates = * Headline Dates = **) 9/22* San Francisco, CA The Warfield 9/23* Las Vegas, NV Brooklyn Bowl 9/25* Tempe, AZ Marquee Theater 9/26** Los Angeles,... Read More


JAM Project and T.M.Revolution bring Anisong World Matsuri to Washington, D.C.

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
RMMS-AWMOTA17-JAM-Project-2017-08-11-0103S

Anisong World Matsuri made its east coast American debut at Otakon’s new home in Washington, D.C. on Friday, August 11. The ambitious concert series, produced by Japan’s leading entertainment companies with the goal of delivering Japan’s anisong concerts worldwide in the highest quality, opened the Friday concert with a striking video depicting AWM’s logo covering the planet, highlighting the tour’s 2017 stops in Los Angeles and Shanghai before landing on the nation’s... Read More


Juice=Juice has a Special Announcement about their First Upcoming World Tour

Tuesday, August 15, 2017
juicejuice-1-©UP-FRONT-PROMOTION-Co.,-Ltd.

UP-FRONT PROMOTION management announced the following regarding Juice=Juice member, Karin Miyamoto’s condition: “Thank you for your support of Juice=Juice. This is an announcement about Karin Miyamoto. Miyamoto recently has had difficulty with her voice, so last week, she performed without using her voice. Her condition had not improved thereafter, and after being tested again, Miyamoto was diagnosed with functional dysphonia. We have had discussions with the doctor, her... Read More


FLOW celebrates 15th Anniversary year with Fighting Dreamers

Sunday, June 4, 2017
FLOW

11 Anime Voice Actors (from NARUTO, CODE GEASS and Others) Provide Guest Chorus for “GO!!! ~15th Anniversary ver.〜”. FLOW Will Perform Live at Anisong World Matsuri at Otakon® in August Starting in July 2017, FLOW will begin their 15th anniversary year, beginning with the release of a new mini-album Fighting Dreamers. This 15th anniversary commemorative album features 11 anime voice actors taking part in the lead song’s chorus, and each of the 5 members writing a new... Read More


BRATS preview live DVD with “Pain” music video

Saturday, June 3, 2017
BRATS

Japanese girls rock band BRATS have released a live music video for “Pain” (with lyrics co-written by singer Rei Kuromiya), one of the new songs they debuted at their March 29 “Reborn” concert at Ikebukuro Live Inn Rosa, the band’s first live event in over 2 years. The full 6-song live performance is included as a special DVD in the limited-edition release of BRATS’ double-A-side single “Ainikoiyo”/”Nounai Shoukyo Game”, on sale in Japan on June... Read More


YOUSEI TEIKOKU announces tarot card exclusives for 20th Anniversary single

Friday, June 2, 2017
YOUSEI-TEIKOKU

Japanese gothic metal band YOUSEI TEIKOKU has announced a series of stunning, limited-edition “tarot cards” for fans who purchase their 20th anniversary single, flamma idola, at selected stores in Japan. Store details on the Lantis official website (Japanese): http://lantis.jp/artist/dasfeenreich/news_1495069200.html The band revealed the mysterious cover art for flamma idola earlier this month, depicting a beautiful but strangely-transformed portrait of YOUSEI TEIKOKU’s... Read More


JAM Project announces new album and World Cosplay Summit performance

Monday, May 29, 2017
JAM-Project

Anisong super unit JAM Project (Hironobu Kageyama, Masaaki Endoh, Hiroshi Kitadani, Masami Okui, and Yoshiki Fukuyama) appeared together on the live broadcast “MOTTO! MOTTO!! Radio Vol. 1″ on May 19 to promote the upcoming release “JAM Project LIVE TOUR 2016 ~AREA Z~” Blu-ray and DVD, due for release May 24. The first edition of “MOTTO! MOTTO!! Radio” on Niconico was also broadcast on JAM Project’s mobile fan app “MOTTO! MOTTO!! App”, achieving more than... Read More


Netflix Original BLAME! Starts Today Featuring angela Theme Song “Calling you”

Sunday, May 28, 2017
BLAME!

Netflix Original BLAME! Starts Today Featuring angela Theme Song “Calling you” Anisong artist angela will perform live at Anime Expo on July 1 at Anisong World Matsuri Japanese pop group angela’s latest theme song “Calling you” will reach a worldwide audience today with the premiere of the Netflix original film BLAME!, based on the manga by Tsutomu Nihei. angela, formed by vocalist atsuko and guitarist KATSU, has created theme songs for many popular anime series, including... Read More


ROCK

Yoshiki completes sold-out 2017 Dinner Show tour in Tokyo

Yoshiki

On Saturday, September 2nd, “EVENING WITH YOSHIKI 2017 IN NAGOYA & OSAKA & TOKYO JAPAN” ushered in its final day at the Grand Hyatt Tokyo. The sold-out tour, which began with a first-ever set in Nagoya, moved on to Osaka and Tokyo for a total of 7 shows, including the addition of a last-minute breakfast […]


POP

JAM Project and T.M.Revolution bring Anisong World Matsuri to Washington, D.C.

RMMS-AWMOTA17-JAM-Project-2017-08-11-0103S

Anisong World Matsuri made its east coast American debut at Otakon’s new home in Washington, D.C. on Friday, August 11. The ambitious concert series, produced by Japan’s leading entertainment companies with the goal of delivering Japan’s anisong concerts worldwide in the highest quality, opened the Friday concert with a striking video depicting AWM’s logo covering […]


IDOL

Juice=Juice has a Special Announcement about their First Upcoming World Tour

juicejuice-1-©UP-FRONT-PROMOTION-Co.,-Ltd.

UP-FRONT PROMOTION management announced the following regarding Juice=Juice member, Karin Miyamoto’s condition: “Thank you for your support of Juice=Juice. This is an announcement about Karin Miyamoto. Miyamoto recently has had difficulty with her voice, so last week, she performed without using her voice. Her condition had not improved thereafter, and after being tested again, Miyamoto […]


ANIME

JAM Project and T.M.Revolution bring Anisong World Matsuri to Washington, D.C.

RMMS-AWMOTA17-JAM-Project-2017-08-11-0103S

Anisong World Matsuri made its east coast American debut at Otakon’s new home in Washington, D.C. on Friday, August 11. The ambitious concert series, produced by Japan’s leading entertainment companies with the goal of delivering Japan’s anisong concerts worldwide in the highest quality, opened the Friday concert with a striking video depicting AWM’s logo covering […]