Yunchi

Yun*chi on Nico live program, big guests like Haruko Momoi to appear

Monday, October 20, 2014

Yun*chi will appear on NicoNico live on October 21 to promoter her new single, “Wonderful Wonder World*”. The Nico live program is to celebrate her release and will be called “Snack Yun*chi”. Big guests like Haruko Momoi, Sumire Uesaka, Eriko Matsui, and Yusuke Asada will stop by the snack. She will talk about the new single, behind-the-scenes stories of anime “Log Horizon, and girl talk. Niconico Live snack Yun*chi special OPEN ~ “Wonderful Wonder World *” release celebration ~ Broadcast date:... 

Read More
TIMM-14

11th TIMM Showcase Live will be broadcast live!!

Saturday, October 18, 2014

The Showcase Live for the 11th Tokyo International Music Market (11th TIMM), held at Zepp DiverCity (TOKYO) on October 21 and 22, will be broadcast live on PROMIC’s YouTube channel “PROMIC.TV.” “Anison-Idol Night” on October 21 and “J-POP NIGHT” on October 22 will be broadcast live on the following schedule: Tuesday, October 21 18:30 – 21:30 (subject to change) On YouTube channel “PROMIC.TV” http://youtu.be/l4Hsju5Fa7w Wednesday, October 22 18:30 – 21:30 (subject to change) On YouTube channel... 

Read More
THE-NOVEMBERS

THE NOVEMBERS’ new album goes worldwide on Spotify

Friday, October 17, 2014

THE NOVEMBERS’ new album, “Rhapsody in beauty”, is being streamed worldwide on Spotify. The band decided to use Spotify in order to increase their overseas presence after their performances with New York punk legends Television and Wild Nothing, and Japanese bands BORIS and BO NINGEN. Spotify: http://open.spotify.com/artist/06qEHODsluMWTP4MrQC9RF Official Website: http://the-novembers.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/THENOVEMBERS Twitter: http://twitter.com/THE_NOVEMBERS Blog: http://the-novembers.com/category/weblog/ YouTube:... 

Read More
SEKAI-NO-OWARI

To the world. SEKAI NO OWARI and Owl City together on “TOKYO”

Thursday, October 16, 2014

SEKAI NO OWARI is featured on Owl City’s new song, “TOKYO feat. SEKAI NO OWARI”. This collaboration came about when SEKAI NO OWARI, who are Owl City fans, reached out and requested a collaboration. Owl City was impressed with SEKAI NO OWARI’s work and agreed. They decided to collaborate on “TOKYO”, which Owl City already started production on. The song features the use of a Taisho harp that SEKAI NO OWARI gave Owl City as a gift. “TOKYO feat. SEKAI NO OWARI” will be released worldwide as the band... 

Read More
MACO

Overseas artists from Ariana Grande to NE-YO rave about MACO

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

Singer/songwriter MACO is gaining a lot of attention from top overseas artists lately. MACO’s major debut mini-album, “23”, features a Japanese version of Ariana Grande’s “Baby I”, titled “SUKINANO, HONTONI ~Baby I (Japanese Ver.)”. After hearing the song, Ariana Grande commented, “Her voice is very cute, and the arrangement is wonderful.” R&B singer Ne-Yo commented on MACO’s original track, “ARIGATO”, by saying “The song is great, and your low notes will be a great weapon for you.”... 

Read More
tofubeats

Revamped YouTube show, “A KAIGISHITSU”. A day with tofubeats

Wednesday, October 15, 2014

“A KAIGISHITSU” is a YouTube music program brought to us by Warner Music Japan. Countless Warner Music Japan artists have been on the show. The show has gone through a revamping for this for this 111th episode. The opening of the show has become more pop art with an American comic book style. Kobe-based DJ/beatmaker tofubeats was the first guest to be on the revamped show on October 2. He made his major debut with his first full album titled “First Album” on October 1. The album charted at No.5 on the... 

Read More
Yuki-Maeda

Yuki Maeda, formerly of Whiteberry, goes to America to sing “NATSU MATSURI”

Monday, October 13, 2014

Yuki Maeda, formerly of Whiteberry, will perform at a Japanese culture event called “Las Vegas AKI MATSURI” in Las Vegas from October 24 to 25 (local time). Maeda is currently in the middle of a campaign called “ZENKOKU NI ‘NATSU MATSURI’ WO UTAINI IKIMASU!” This calls on her to sing her hit song, “NATSU MATSURI”, at summer festivals, opening ceremonies, and weddings all over the country. “Las Vegas AKI MATSURI” will be Maeda’s first overseas performance. Official Website: http://maedayuki.jimdo.com/ Twitter:... 

Read More
AFA2014

Hocchan and LiSA confirmed to perform at AFA in Singapore

Friday, October 10, 2014

Several artists from Japan will perform at “Anime Festival Asia 2014”, which will be held in Singapore from December 5 to 7. Thirteen artists including Angela, Eri Kitamura, DJ Kazu, Yui Horie, fripSide, LiSA, THE IDOL M@STER, YANAGINAGI, Aoi Eir, FLOW, GARNiDELiA, May’n, and ROOT FIVE, will perform. Priority VIP tickets are being sold for three days on the official website starting at noon on October 1. Performance times and details will be announced at a later time. Anime Festival Asia 2014 December... 

Read More
BABYMETAL

BABYMETAL at the top of the US Billboard “World Albums” chart

Thursday, October 9, 2014

BABYMETAL’s self-titled album is at the top of the US Billboard “World Albums” chart as of September 20. The group already holds the record for being the youngest artists on “The Billboard 200”. The “World Albums” chart monitors international albums sales in the United States. BABYMETAL has been on the chart for 27 weeks and have moved up considerably since their 9th place spot from last week. The girls have opened for Lady Gaga on her American tour and have steadily increased their popularity. In... 

Read More
FOUR-GET-ME-A-NOTS

FOUR GET ME A NOTS will release their 2010 album, “TRIAD”, in Korea

Thursday, October 9, 2014

FOUR GET ME A NOTS’ mini-album, “TRIAD”, will be released in Korea on October 21. “TRIAD”, the band’s 2nd mini album, was originally released in 2010. It contains six songs including the hit song, “Beginning”. The mini-album will be released on CD and digitally in Korea. FOUR GET ME A NOTS plan to tour Korean in November to commemorate the release. “TRIAD” is FOUR GET ME A NOTS’ second release in Korea. Their first release was their full album, “SILVER LINING”. Official website –... 

Read More
«
»

FEATURE


Yun*chi on Nico live program, big guests like Haruko Momoi to appear

Monday, October 20, 2014
Yunchi

Yun*chi will appear on NicoNico live on October 21 to promoter her new single, “Wonderful Wonder World*”. The Nico live program is to celebrate her release and will be called “Snack Yun*chi”. Big guests like Haruko Momoi, Sumire Uesaka, Eriko Matsui, and Yusuke Asada will stop by the snack. She will talk about the new single, behind-the-scenes stories of anime “Log Horizon, and girl talk. Niconico Live snack Yun*chi special OPEN ~ “Wonderful Wonder World *”... Read More


11th TIMM Showcase Live will be broadcast live!!

Saturday, October 18, 2014
TIMM-14

The Showcase Live for the 11th Tokyo International Music Market (11th TIMM), held at Zepp DiverCity (TOKYO) on October 21 and 22, will be broadcast live on PROMIC’s YouTube channel “PROMIC.TV.” “Anison-Idol Night” on October 21 and “J-POP NIGHT” on October 22 will be broadcast live on the following schedule: Tuesday, October 21 18:30 – 21:30 (subject to change) On YouTube channel “PROMIC.TV” http://youtu.be/l4Hsju5Fa7w Wednesday, October 22 18:30 –... Read More


THE NOVEMBERS’ new album goes worldwide on Spotify

Friday, October 17, 2014
THE-NOVEMBERS

THE NOVEMBERS’ new album, “Rhapsody in beauty”, is being streamed worldwide on Spotify. The band decided to use Spotify in order to increase their overseas presence after their performances with New York punk legends Television and Wild Nothing, and Japanese bands BORIS and BO NINGEN. Spotify: http://open.spotify.com/artist/06qEHODsluMWTP4MrQC9RF Official Website: http://the-novembers.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/THENOVEMBERS Twitter: http://twitter.com/THE_NOVEMBERS Blog:... Read More


To the world. SEKAI NO OWARI and Owl City together on “TOKYO”

Thursday, October 16, 2014
SEKAI-NO-OWARI

SEKAI NO OWARI is featured on Owl City’s new song, “TOKYO feat. SEKAI NO OWARI”. This collaboration came about when SEKAI NO OWARI, who are Owl City fans, reached out and requested a collaboration. Owl City was impressed with SEKAI NO OWARI’s work and agreed. They decided to collaborate on “TOKYO”, which Owl City already started production on. The song features the use of a Taisho harp that SEKAI NO OWARI gave Owl City as a gift. “TOKYO feat. SEKAI NO OWARI”... Read More


Overseas artists from Ariana Grande to NE-YO rave about MACO

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
MACO

Singer/songwriter MACO is gaining a lot of attention from top overseas artists lately. MACO’s major debut mini-album, “23”, features a Japanese version of Ariana Grande’s “Baby I”, titled “SUKINANO, HONTONI ~Baby I (Japanese Ver.)”. After hearing the song, Ariana Grande commented, “Her voice is very cute, and the arrangement is wonderful.” R&B singer Ne-Yo commented on MACO’s original track, “ARIGATO”, by saying “The song is great, and your... Read More


Revamped YouTube show, “A KAIGISHITSU”. A day with tofubeats

Wednesday, October 15, 2014
tofubeats

“A KAIGISHITSU” is a YouTube music program brought to us by Warner Music Japan. Countless Warner Music Japan artists have been on the show. The show has gone through a revamping for this for this 111th episode. The opening of the show has become more pop art with an American comic book style. Kobe-based DJ/beatmaker tofubeats was the first guest to be on the revamped show on October 2. He made his major debut with his first full album titled “First Album” on October... Read More


Yuki Maeda, formerly of Whiteberry, goes to America to sing “NATSU MATSURI”

Monday, October 13, 2014
Yuki-Maeda

Yuki Maeda, formerly of Whiteberry, will perform at a Japanese culture event called “Las Vegas AKI MATSURI” in Las Vegas from October 24 to 25 (local time). Maeda is currently in the middle of a campaign called “ZENKOKU NI ‘NATSU MATSURI’ WO UTAINI IKIMASU!” This calls on her to sing her hit song, “NATSU MATSURI”, at summer festivals, opening ceremonies, and weddings all over the country. “Las Vegas AKI MATSURI” will be Maeda’s first overseas performance. Official... Read More


Hocchan and LiSA confirmed to perform at AFA in Singapore

Friday, October 10, 2014
AFA2014

Several artists from Japan will perform at “Anime Festival Asia 2014”, which will be held in Singapore from December 5 to 7. Thirteen artists including Angela, Eri Kitamura, DJ Kazu, Yui Horie, fripSide, LiSA, THE IDOL M@STER, YANAGINAGI, Aoi Eir, FLOW, GARNiDELiA, May’n, and ROOT FIVE, will perform. Priority VIP tickets are being sold for three days on the official website starting at noon on October 1. Performance times and details will be announced at a later... Read More


BABYMETAL at the top of the US Billboard “World Albums” chart

Thursday, October 9, 2014
BABYMETAL

BABYMETAL’s self-titled album is at the top of the US Billboard “World Albums” chart as of September 20. The group already holds the record for being the youngest artists on “The Billboard 200”. The “World Albums” chart monitors international albums sales in the United States. BABYMETAL has been on the chart for 27 weeks and have moved up considerably since their 9th place spot from last week. The girls have opened for Lady Gaga on her American tour and have steadily... Read More


FOUR GET ME A NOTS will release their 2010 album, “TRIAD”, in Korea

Thursday, October 9, 2014
FOUR-GET-ME-A-NOTS

FOUR GET ME A NOTS’ mini-album, “TRIAD”, will be released in Korea on October 21. “TRIAD”, the band’s 2nd mini album, was originally released in 2010. It contains six songs including the hit song, “Beginning”. The mini-album will be released on CD and digitally in Korea. FOUR GET ME A NOTS plan to tour Korean in November to commemorate the release. “TRIAD” is FOUR GET ME A NOTS’ second release in Korea. Their first release was their full album, “SILVER... Read More


ROCK

THE NOVEMBERS’ new album goes worldwide on Spotify

THE-NOVEMBERS

THE NOVEMBERS’ new album, “Rhapsody in beauty”, is being streamed worldwide on Spotify. The band decided to use Spotify in order to increase their overseas presence after their performances with New York punk legends Television and Wild Nothing, and Japanese bands BORIS and BO NINGEN. Spotify: http://open.spotify.com/artist/06qEHODsluMWTP4MrQC9RF Official Website: http://the-novembers.com/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/THENOVEMBERS Twitter: http://twitter.com/THE_NOVEMBERS Blog: […]


POP

Yun*chi on Nico live program, big guests like Haruko Momoi to appear

Yunchi

Yun*chi will appear on NicoNico live on October 21 to promoter her new single, “Wonderful Wonder World*”. The Nico live program is to celebrate her release and will be called “Snack Yun*chi”. Big guests like Haruko Momoi, Sumire Uesaka, Eriko Matsui, and Yusuke Asada will stop by the snack. She will talk about the new […]


IDOL

BABYMETAL at the top of the US Billboard “World Albums” chart

BABYMETAL

BABYMETAL’s self-titled album is at the top of the US Billboard “World Albums” chart as of September 20. The group already holds the record for being the youngest artists on “The Billboard 200”. The “World Albums” chart monitors international albums sales in the United States. BABYMETAL has been on the chart for 27 weeks and […]


ANIME

Yuki Maeda, formerly of Whiteberry, goes to America to sing “NATSU MATSURI”

Yuki-Maeda

Yuki Maeda, formerly of Whiteberry, will perform at a Japanese culture event called “Las Vegas AKI MATSURI” in Las Vegas from October 24 to 25 (local time). Maeda is currently in the middle of a campaign called “ZENKOKU NI ‘NATSU MATSURI’ WO UTAINI IKIMASU!” This calls on her to sing her hit song, “NATSU MATSURI”, […]