AAA’s Music Video For “Koioto to Amazora” Exceeds 10 Million Plays

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The music video for AAA’s single “Koioto to Amazora”, which was released in September 2013 has now exceed 10 million plays. The song is a medium-tempo love song sending strong feelings of love up into the rainy autumn sky. The music video captures a love story amongst the members. With rumors amongst fans that one’s love would be fulfilled upon viewing the video, the play... Read More

AKB48 / Release of 24th Single “Uekara Mariko”

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AKB48 are releasing their 24th single on 12/7 only with the 16 winners of their chronic paper rock scissors contest. Sampling of this new release is available on AKB48′s official Myspace. There will be 3 different types of cute CD sleeves produced by Mika Ninagawa. It’s such a comical song with interesting dance that you won’t be able to resist the temptation... Read More

AKB48 / World Debut with Soundtrack of Disney Movie

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AKB48’s song ‘Sugar Rush’ has been chosen as a soundtrack and the ending theme song for a Disney movie, “Sugar Rush” to be open in theaters in March of 2013. There have been cases in the past that a song by a Japanese artist or artist unit has been chosen for a soundtrack. However, this is the very first time for the soundtrack which has been written for the movie to... Read More

AMIAYA / Major Debut in 63 Countries!

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AMIAYA, a charismatic model unit of twin sisters, is making their major debut as an artist unit on 1/23/2013 from Far Eastern Tribe Records, a music label by Universal Music. AMIAYA’s major debut mini album “TOKYO POP” is not only about music alone, but also about arts and fashion culture that it deserves to be called a ‘new genre’ of expression. Prior to the official... Read More

Ayane releases new theme for Steins;Gate PS Vita game

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Japanese anime/game singer Ayane (11eyes, Ayakashi, s-CRY-ed) released her new single “Kaiko no Fetariteto” on November 27. The song is used as the OP theme for the PS Vita game Steins;Gate Senkeikosoku no Phenogram. The single includes 5 tracks and features a new illustration of Steins;Gate characters Kurisu Makise and Mayuri. Track List 1. Kaiko no Fetariteto 2.... Read More

DAITA’s New Band, BREAKING ARROWS, Debuts in US

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While fans are still stoked over the news of SIAM SHADE’s Tokyo, Nagoya, and Osaka concert tour announced on April 25th, it has also been revealed that guitarist DAITA’s new band in America, BREAKING ARROWS released their debut single, “TEARS FALLING HEAVY” from AudioNest on May 22nd (21st local time). The debut song is available on BREAKING ARROW’s official website in... Read More

illion / Release of New Album in UK, Japan, Germany & France!

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Prior to the official release in UK on 2/25/2013(Mon), the music video of illion’s new album title song “BRAIN DRAIN” made a guerilla showcase on numerous electronic billboards on 12/23/2012(Sun) at 11:23 in London and in Shibuya, Japan (20:23 JST) simultaneously. illion’s first album will make its release in UK first on 2/25, followed by Japan, Germany and France as in... Read More

Kumi Koda, Released Powerful MV of New Song in 9 Accounts of the World

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Kumi Koda is releasing her 11th original album “Bon Boyage” on February 26th. The music video of “LOL”, recorded in the album was released ahead on the Kumi Koda official Line account. Kumi Koda`s Line is famous for creating/ operating 9 accounts in the world (Japan, China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand, Singapore, Malaysia, Indonesia) which is the record number 9 accounts... Read More

LUNA SEA / “THE ONE – crash to create – ” A long awaited new single in 12 years to be released on 3/21/2012

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LUNA SEA will be releasing a long-awaited new single in 12 years on 3/21/2012. The title song is estimated to be more than 20 minutes long and 4 different versions (normal CD, high quality CD, 5.1ch surround & full set of all versions) will be released simultaneously. The members particularly made sure to bring out the best quality for this new single. Special trial listening... Read More

LUNA SEA / First Nationwide Tour in 12 Years & New Release of “The End of the Dream”

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After a long wait of 12 years, LUNA SEA finally kicked off for a nationwide tour “LUNA SEA LIVE TOUR 2012-2013 The End of the Dream” on 11/16/2012 at Zepp Namba in Osaka. The very last time LUNA SEA went around 5 cities on a tour was back in 2000 right before they ‘drew the curtain.’ Now that LUNA SEA is finally back in the scene after the REBOOT, many fans from all around... Read More