-OZ-

-OZ-

-OZ- was created in October 2004 by a fusion between two bands: Natsuki and Aki from Scare Crow plus Tama and Nao from Gypsy. Zukki, who at the time was the drummer in Usagi, later joined. Two months later, they started performing at small live houses mainly in Tokyo. Their first maxi-singles were released in July and September 2005. Each single had a different title from the main... Read More

0.8 Shooogeki

0.8 Shooogeki

The most self-absorbed duo of the century who take the edginess of various genres such as punk, hip-hop, and folk music to accompany their sharp lyrics. Their 2009 debut work “Zoo&LENNON” became a hit, which led to their appearance in programs such as “Space Shower Retsuden” and “SP-RING”. Their fast-evolving and unique sound set them apart from all other artists... Read More

10-FEET

10-FEET

10-FEET started in 1997 in Kyoto. Although they look like a simple 3-piece, the base melocore sound is mixed with rock, punk, heavy metal, reggae, hip hop, guitar pop, bossa nova etc establishing 10-feet’s unique style. Doing over 100 high energy shows each year, with each performance overwhelming, yet full of humanity. Their lyrics cover a variety of topics both deep and... Read More

1000say

1000say

The band was formed around MAN who was a student at the time. There were several member changes until September 2005 with the current members. Electro sounds and the presence of two singers allow to experience a new concept that the band qualified as a “new generation of fantastic”, mixing digital and analogical. Official Website: http://1000say.main.jp/ Myspace: http://www.myspace.com/1000say Twitter:... Read More

100s

100s

Official Website: http://www.100s.jp/  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

12012

12012

12012 (pronounced ‘ichi ni zero ichi ni’) is a visual rock band based in the Kansai region of Japan. The band’s interesting name comes from the California penal code, which means “possession of a dangerous weapon.” With five members, the lyrics are always written by vocalistMiyawaki Wataru who uses their songs to create a story. Their music style tends... Read More

175R

175R

175R is Japanese rock band from Kitakyushu, Fukuoka, formed in 1998. In 2001, they released 1st Album and single, and their name became very popular in the independent music scene in Japan. On their major debut single “HAPPY LIFE” and the second single “SORA NI UTAEBA”in 2003, both singles got 1st sales ranking on Oricon chart, and their name got spread... 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

385 (sanhachigo)

385

Members: MIYA (Ba/Vo), TENGAN (Dr/Cho) & Masayuki Hasuo (Key/Cho) 2008: Formation of 385 by MIYA (Ba/Vo) in Okinawa 2009: Relocation to Tokyo 8/2010: Release of 1st mini album “Noumiso Araou” as the 1st release of HAKAI MUSIC supervised by Mariko Goto (ex-member of Midori) 4/2011: After JUN (Key) left the band, various support members such as HAJIMETAL (ex-member of Midori),... Read More