tricot1

tricot performs at UK Fes “ArcTanGent” with EITS and Converge

Thursday, March 9, 2017

tricot announced their future performance at ArcTanGent Festival (Aug. 17-19) at Bristol, UK. “The ultimate go-to fes for mass rock, post-rock, noise rock and alternative rock lovers” is the theme for “ArcTanGent Festival”. tricot will perform with Converge and Explosions In The Sky. ArcTanGent Festival 8/17/2017 (Wed) Bristol, UK 8/18/2017 (Fri) Bristol, UK 8/19/2017 (Sat) Bristol, UK Live Act Explosions In The Sky / Converge / tricot / Tesseract / Sikth / Bossk / Employed To Serve / Lost In Kiev / Gug /... 

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vamps1

VAMPS North American tour in May

Wednesday, March 8, 2017

VAMPS announced their North American tour set in May. They will join as special guest in I Prevail’s LIFE LINES TOUR starting on May 2 at Birmingham Concert Hall, shows totaling to nine shows. LIFELINES TOUR 5/2 Birmingham, AL / Workplay Soundstage 5/3 Knoxville, TN / Concourse at the International 5/4 Richmond, VA / Canal Club 5/8 Clifton Park, NY / Upstate Concert Hall 5/9 Portland, ME / Aura 5/14* West Des Moines, IA / Val Air Ballroom 5/15 Omaha, NE / Sokol Auditorium 5/17 Traverse City, MI / Ground Zero 5/18**... 

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CHEMISTRY

CHEMISTRY opened official YouTube channel, casting 33 music videos simultaneously

Tuesday, February 28, 2017

CHEMISTRY opened their official YouTube channel, casting all past music videos at once. The duo went inactive in April 2012, and will make a comeback on Feb 28 & Mar 1 at Tokyo International Forum hall A for their “one-man” show “CHEMISTRY LIVE 2017 –TWO-”. On YouTube, fans can watch from the group’s debut single “PIECES OF A DREAM” to “eternal smile” released in 2011, summing up to 33 music videos in total. Also on Feb 21, CHEMISTRY released their newest song “Yume no Tsuzuki”, written... 

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RADWIMPS1

RADWIMPS “Kiminonawa (Your Name.) ” theme song English version trailer revealed

Monday, February 27, 2017

RADWIMPS released their latest CD “Kiminonawa English edition” on February 22. Trailer video revealed on YouTube. English versions of four theme songs from the movie “Kiminonawa” is included. These four songs were newly written in English by vocalist/guitarist Yojiro Noda for launch of the movie in North America. Each with individual English names, “Zenzenzense (English ver.)”, “Dream lantern (English ver.)”, “Sparkle (English ver.)” and “Nandemonaiya (English ver.)” For the trailer revealed... 

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luna-naruna

Luna Haruna announced as a guest for Anime Weekend Atlanta 2017!

Thursday, February 23, 2017

After performing in Los Angeles last year, Luna will be bak in the U.S. again for an appearance at Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA) 2017! The event is the largest anime convention that takes place in the Southeast U.S., with over 27,000 attendees in 2016. AWA 2017 will take place from Sep 29 – Oct 1. In addition to a full concdert, she will also be participating in a panel, autograph session throughout the whole weekend. Anime Weekend Atlanta Sep 28(Thu) – Oct 1(Sun) Renaissance Waverly Hotel & Cobb Galleria... 

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MWAM

MAN WITH A MISSION RELEASES NEW SINGLE “DEAD END IN TOKYO” VIA EPIC RECORDS

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

MAN WITH A MISSION–the five-piece rock band that blends rock, punk, pop and dance– have released their new single “Dead End in Tokyo,” co-written and produced by Patrick Stump, via Epic Records. Download/stream “Dead End in Tokyo” on the following platforms: iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Google Play and Amazon Digital. The official music video for “Dead End in Tokyo” was also released today and can be seen here. Look for the single to start impacting rock and alternative radio February 20. “It’s... 

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X-JAPAN_s

X Japan Reveals Wembley Arena VIP Packages and Exclusive Film Cut

Tuesday, February 21, 2017

X Japan will screen a special 60-minute cut of the acclaimed documentary film We Are X as part of the band’s #XDAY activities on March 4th. The exclusive showing at Wembley Arena will feature deleted scenes not available in the theatrical version premiering March 2nd in UK cinemas. In advance of the Wembley Arena concert (postponed last year due to guitarist Pata’s illness), Yoshiki will host an in-person Q&A on February 28th at London’s Picturehouse Central. http://bit.ly/WeAreX_London X Japan’s live... 

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PUFFY1

Puffy AmiYumi returns to the U.S. Announces “U.S. Tour 2017 Not Lazy”

Monday, February 20, 2017

After a 10 year hiatus in the U.S., Puffy AmiYumi is back in the states for a 3 city tour that includes Los Angeles, San Francisco and Dallas, TX. In addition, the duo will make an appearance at New England’s largest anime convention, Anime Boston 2017. Puffy AmiYumi became household names in the states with their popular Cartoon Network show, ‘Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi Show’ along with a national GAP campaign. Tickets are now on sale with a limited number of VIP tickets which includes: early entrance into the venue,... 

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OKAMOTOS1

Anime Boston 2017 announces second Japanese guest. Rock band OKAMOTO’S to appear at the Northeast’s largest anime convention

Friday, February 17, 2017

Boston – Anime Boston, the largest anime convention in New England, announced its second Japanese guest of honor today. Japanese rock band OKAMOTO’S will perform at Anime Boston at the Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Mass, on March 31 through April 2, 2017. OKAMOTO’S is a four-piece rock band from Shinjuku, Tokyo with Okamoto Sho on vocals, Okamoto Kouki on guitar, Hama Okamoto on bass, and Okamoto Reiji on drums. All band members use “Okamoto” as their last names, paying respect to both the... 

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RADWIMPS1

“Your Name” Will Be in Theaters in North America! RADWIMPS Is Working on the English Version of the Theme Song.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017

“Your Name”, the theme song of which is done by RADWIMPS, is going to be in theaters in North America. It has been revealed that in some theaters the English version of the song will be included in the film. “Your Name” , originally titled “Kimi no Na ha” will be in theaters on April 7th (local time) in US and Canada. Yojiro Noda(Vo,G) , hoping the audience will enjoy the song’s lyric which is related to the story, wrote the lyric in English. The titles will be “Zenzenzense (English ver.)”, “Dream... 

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FEATURE


tricot performs at UK Fes “ArcTanGent” with EITS and Converge

Thursday, March 9, 2017
tricot1

tricot announced their future performance at ArcTanGent Festival (Aug. 17-19) at Bristol, UK. “The ultimate go-to fes for mass rock, post-rock, noise rock and alternative rock lovers” is the theme for “ArcTanGent Festival”. tricot will perform with Converge and Explosions In The Sky. ArcTanGent Festival 8/17/2017 (Wed) Bristol, UK 8/18/2017 (Fri) Bristol, UK 8/19/2017 (Sat) Bristol, UK Live Act Explosions In The Sky / Converge / tricot / Tesseract / Sikth / Bossk /... Read More


VAMPS North American tour in May

Wednesday, March 8, 2017
vamps1

VAMPS announced their North American tour set in May. They will join as special guest in I Prevail’s LIFE LINES TOUR starting on May 2 at Birmingham Concert Hall, shows totaling to nine shows. LIFELINES TOUR 5/2 Birmingham, AL / Workplay Soundstage 5/3 Knoxville, TN / Concourse at the International 5/4 Richmond, VA / Canal Club 5/8 Clifton Park, NY / Upstate Concert Hall 5/9 Portland, ME / Aura 5/14* West Des Moines, IA / Val Air Ballroom 5/15 Omaha, NE / Sokol Auditorium 5/17... Read More


CHEMISTRY opened official YouTube channel, casting 33 music videos simultaneously

Tuesday, February 28, 2017
CHEMISTRY

CHEMISTRY opened their official YouTube channel, casting all past music videos at once. The duo went inactive in April 2012, and will make a comeback on Feb 28 & Mar 1 at Tokyo International Forum hall A for their “one-man” show “CHEMISTRY LIVE 2017 –TWO-”. On YouTube, fans can watch from the group’s debut single “PIECES OF A DREAM” to “eternal smile” released in 2011, summing up to 33 music videos in total. Also on Feb 21, CHEMISTRY released their newest... Read More


RADWIMPS “Kiminonawa (Your Name.) ” theme song English version trailer revealed

Monday, February 27, 2017
RADWIMPS1

RADWIMPS released their latest CD “Kiminonawa English edition” on February 22. Trailer video revealed on YouTube. English versions of four theme songs from the movie “Kiminonawa” is included. These four songs were newly written in English by vocalist/guitarist Yojiro Noda for launch of the movie in North America. Each with individual English names, “Zenzenzense (English ver.)”, “Dream lantern (English ver.)”, “Sparkle (English ver.)” and “Nandemonaiya (English... Read More


Luna Haruna announced as a guest for Anime Weekend Atlanta 2017!

Thursday, February 23, 2017
luna-naruna

After performing in Los Angeles last year, Luna will be bak in the U.S. again for an appearance at Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA) 2017! The event is the largest anime convention that takes place in the Southeast U.S., with over 27,000 attendees in 2016. AWA 2017 will take place from Sep 29 – Oct 1. In addition to a full concdert, she will also be participating in a panel, autograph session throughout the whole weekend. Anime Weekend Atlanta Sep 28(Thu) – Oct 1(Sun) Renaissance... Read More


MAN WITH A MISSION RELEASES NEW SINGLE “DEAD END IN TOKYO” VIA EPIC RECORDS

Wednesday, February 22, 2017
MWAM

MAN WITH A MISSION–the five-piece rock band that blends rock, punk, pop and dance– have released their new single “Dead End in Tokyo,” co-written and produced by Patrick Stump, via Epic Records. Download/stream “Dead End in Tokyo” on the following platforms: iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, Google Play and Amazon Digital. The official music video for “Dead End in Tokyo” was also released today and can be seen here. Look for the single to start impacting rock... Read More


X Japan Reveals Wembley Arena VIP Packages and Exclusive Film Cut

Tuesday, February 21, 2017
X-JAPAN_s

X Japan will screen a special 60-minute cut of the acclaimed documentary film We Are X as part of the band’s #XDAY activities on March 4th. The exclusive showing at Wembley Arena will feature deleted scenes not available in the theatrical version premiering March 2nd in UK cinemas. In advance of the Wembley Arena concert (postponed last year due to guitarist Pata’s illness), Yoshiki will host an in-person Q&A on February 28th at London’s Picturehouse Central. http://bit.ly/WeAreX_London X... Read More


Puffy AmiYumi returns to the U.S. Announces “U.S. Tour 2017 Not Lazy”

Monday, February 20, 2017
PUFFY1

After a 10 year hiatus in the U.S., Puffy AmiYumi is back in the states for a 3 city tour that includes Los Angeles, San Francisco and Dallas, TX. In addition, the duo will make an appearance at New England’s largest anime convention, Anime Boston 2017. Puffy AmiYumi became household names in the states with their popular Cartoon Network show, ‘Hi Hi Puffy AmiYumi Show’ along with a national GAP campaign. Tickets are now on sale with a limited number of VIP tickets which... Read More


Anime Boston 2017 announces second Japanese guest. Rock band OKAMOTO’S to appear at the Northeast’s largest anime convention

Friday, February 17, 2017
OKAMOTOS1

Boston – Anime Boston, the largest anime convention in New England, announced its second Japanese guest of honor today. Japanese rock band OKAMOTO’S will perform at Anime Boston at the Hynes Convention Center, Boston, Mass, on March 31 through April 2, 2017. OKAMOTO’S is a four-piece rock band from Shinjuku, Tokyo with Okamoto Sho on vocals, Okamoto Kouki on guitar, Hama Okamoto on bass, and Okamoto Reiji on drums. All band members use “Okamoto” as their... Read More


“Your Name” Will Be in Theaters in North America! RADWIMPS Is Working on the English Version of the Theme Song.

Tuesday, January 31, 2017
RADWIMPS1

“Your Name”, the theme song of which is done by RADWIMPS, is going to be in theaters in North America. It has been revealed that in some theaters the English version of the song will be included in the film. “Your Name” , originally titled “Kimi no Na ha” will be in theaters on April 7th (local time) in US and Canada. Yojiro Noda(Vo,G) , hoping the audience will enjoy the song’s lyric which is related to the story, wrote the lyric in English. The titles will... Read More


ROCK

tricot performs at UK Fes “ArcTanGent” with EITS and Converge

tricot1

tricot announced their future performance at ArcTanGent Festival (Aug. 17-19) at Bristol, UK. “The ultimate go-to fes for mass rock, post-rock, noise rock and alternative rock lovers” is the theme for “ArcTanGent Festival”. tricot will perform with Converge and Explosions In The Sky. ArcTanGent Festival 8/17/2017 (Wed) Bristol, UK 8/18/2017 (Fri) Bristol, UK 8/19/2017 (Sat) […]


POP

CHEMISTRY opened official YouTube channel, casting 33 music videos simultaneously

CHEMISTRY

CHEMISTRY opened their official YouTube channel, casting all past music videos at once. The duo went inactive in April 2012, and will make a comeback on Feb 28 & Mar 1 at Tokyo International Forum hall A for their “one-man” show “CHEMISTRY LIVE 2017 –TWO-”. On YouTube, fans can watch from the group’s debut single […]


IDOL

Five Japanese Girl Group Including Juice=Juice and Tokyo Girls’ Style Performed at @JAM

atjamtale1

A joint event by @JAM and “TALE”, an idol event in Hong Kong, is to be held on February 11th and 12th at Music Zone @ E-Max in Hong Kong. Five girl groups from Japan including SUPER☆GiRLS, Moso Calibration, Juice=Juice, Tokyo Girls’ Style and a local idol group Ariel Project. The first day is a […]


ANIME

Luna Haruna announced as a guest for Anime Weekend Atlanta 2017!

luna-naruna

After performing in Los Angeles last year, Luna will be bak in the U.S. again for an appearance at Anime Weekend Atlanta (AWA) 2017! The event is the largest anime convention that takes place in the Southeast U.S., with over 27,000 attendees in 2016. AWA 2017 will take place from Sep 29 – Oct 1. […]