“Karei naru Gekijou-Splendid Violent Emotion-” by DANGER CRUE / Voting Battle of the Bands!

Splendid Violent Emotion

Presented by DANGER CRUE, “Karei naru Gekijou-Splendid Violent Emotion-” is a series of live events where new upcoming neo-visual bands with powerful sounds and staging are showcased. In preparation for the second event of the series scheduled for 4/13(Fri), a new approach of “Voting Battle of the Bands” was announced as a new band “DIV” joined... Read More

“VAMPS WORLD TOUR 2013″ Ends with a Bang with Two Successful Performances in America

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VAMPS held performances on December 4 at the House of Blues in Los Angeles and December 8 at the Roseland Ballroom in New York. With these two successful performances in America, “VAMPS WORLD TOUR 2013″ has come to a close. VAMPS performed at large venues like the House of Blues in Los Angeles, which can hold about 1,000 people, and the Roseland Ballroom in New York,... Read More

101A

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Vocals, Guitar: Noah Bass, Programming: the K Drums: Sally 101A blends rock and electronics with almost ethereal vocals to create music that can be compared with the likes of ACO and, in some cases, MONO. However, despite their seemingly soft sound they can also produce some almost punk orientated music with screeching vocals, leading one to wonder if they’re still the same... Read More

2nd Dyz

2nd Dyz

2nd Dyz is an Osaka visual band that debuted on the stage of HOLIDAY OSAKA in 2010, after being formed in December, 2009. The band has a very heavy but hopeful sound that reaches into the hearts of the audience. In fact, the concept of the band is “Shadow Hope Ray”. Members: Vo. aka (赫) [joined the band on April 30th, 2013] Gt. Kayukii (華雪) Gt. Yuu (柚-yu_u-)... Read More

44MAGNUM

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44 Magnum (stylized as 44MAGNUM) is a heavy metal/hard rock band from Japan, originally formed in 1977. After the band disbanded in 1989, they had a thirteen-year hiatus before reuniting and releasing their seventh album, Ignition, in 2002. On September 16, 2009, they released the self-titled album 44Magnum, which features Stevie Umehara, the son of Paul, as a lead singer along... Read More

9GOATS BLACK OUT

9GOATS BLACK OUT

9GOATS BLACK OUT may fool you by their name and appearance but the three members of the band know very well how to make melancholic rock that will blow you away. They have only been around since December 2007 but already a lot of interest has been shown in the trio—something especially contributed to by their first release; an album that brought much joy to their already existing... Read More

A (ACE) / Europe Tour in July!

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With the visual concept of “pirates,” A (ACE) have introduced an unusual style of symphonic yet aggressive sounds. Presenting their unique world of music, A recently released their 2nd full album “Tales for the Abyss” on 6/6/2012. They have received much praise on this masterpiece not only from the domestic critics, but also from all over the world. In response... Read More

A&D

Vocals: SHIZERU Guitar: YUKI Guitar: IRU Bass: KAGE Drums: KENZy A&D performs touching pop rock with the lead of a talented vocalist. Although the band was formed in the autumn of 2008, they present a combination of solid experience and a powerful chemistry between the members, as the whole line-up worked previously with the down-to-earth act RABBIT. The light and melodic... Read More

ACE

ACE

A (エース), which is pronounced as ACE, is a Japanese hard rock band formed in 2010 that started its activities on April 18th 2010 at the Roppongi Laforet Museum and has ever since impressed its audience with their “strongly aggressive, resonantly beautiful and outstandingly sophisticated ROCK as well as the pirate look. A consists of lead vocalist Nimo, violinist Rookie... Read More

Acid Black Cherry

Acid Black Cherry

The solo project of Janne Da Arc vocalist yasu, Acid Black Cherry, is a new rock unit currently signed to Avex. With a high production rate, fans are frequently treated to new releases of ABC, and the group has managed to cause a lot of excitement both at home in Japan and abroad. Though Janne Da Arc fans had initially been disappointed in January of 2007 as they learned that the... Read More