September 15, 2011

envy Europe Tour 2011

envy, one of the most internationally recognized hardcore/screamo bands, will go on their Europe Tour 2011 from 10/5 to 11/4. 10/5 Groningen – Netherlands, Vera 10/6 Cologne – Germany, Gebäude 9 10/9 Helsinki – Finland, Tavastia Klubi 10/11 Copenhagen – Denmark, Beta 10/12 Hamburg – Germany, Hafenklang 10/13 Berlin – Germany, Festsaal Kreuzberg 10/14 Leipzig – Germany, Ut Connewitz 10/15 Prague – Czech Republic, Palác Akropolis 10/16 Munich – Germany,... Read More

September 15, 2011

BLOOD at Anime USA

At the convention “Anime USA”, BLOOD will be selling merchandise, including their new single Bathory, autographing all purchased CDs and taking part in a fan Q&A panel. 11/18  Arlington, VA – United States of America Hyatt Regency Crystal City @ Reagan National Airport BLOOD – Official Site BLOOD – official Myspace Related posts:BLOODBLOOD / At Anime... Read More

September 14, 2011

HITT @Anipop Kyuu-Ti

On this weekend HITT, great “piano rock” performer, will be performed @ Anipop, Museu do Oriente, Lisbon – Portugal. Official website MySpace Related posts:HITT special TOUR 2011 : Russia/ Ukraine/ BelarusHITT Because It's Love ... European Tour 2011 & Live in EuropeHITT Read More

September 14, 2011

Matenrou Opera at Anime USA

November 19th, Matenrou Opera, described as “Symphonic Modern Rock Opera”, will appear in USA @ Anime USA as their first US appearance. 11/19  Arlington, VA – United States of America Hyatt Regency Crystal City @ Reagan National Airport Matenrou Opera – official site Related posts:V-ROCK FESTIVAL / Saitama Super Arena 10/23 / 10月23日さいたまスーパーアリーナにて開催決定“V-ROCK FESTIVAL... Read More

September 14, 2011

SUGIZO & Toshinori Kondo / Digital Release of Spiritual Session and Overseas Performance

SUGIZO is releasing “PRAY FOR MOTHER EARTH” featuring Toshinori Kondo on music download sites including iTunes Store starting 9/11. This song was originally put together for “Earth Day Tokyo 2006″ by the collaboration of SUGIZO and Toshinori Kondo. This release presents a spiritual dub track with a sweet melody of the violin and the trumpet mixed by Dub Master X. They are also planning to perform in overseas locations, Taiwan and Hong Kong to name a few.... Read More

September 13, 2011


THE VOICE OF JAPAN’S NEW GENERATION, SHOTA (a/k/a Shota Shimizu) RELEASES HIS JAPANESE HIT SINGLE, “YOU & I” AT US ITUNES STORE ON September 20TH. Japan’s #1 singing sensation SHOTA (a.k.a. Shota Shimizu) is releasing his hit single “You & I”, a joyful up-tempo love song recorded in NYC last fall, at US iTunes Store on September 20th. It became a campaign song for Sony Walkman, and also being featured at FCI, the largest Japanese broadcaster’s theme song... Read More

September 12, 2011

21 artist units including SEAMO, Momoiro Clover Z and VanillaBeans to be presented at TIMM Showcase

The 8th Tokyo International Music Market, an event to promote world music business interaction, will take place at Shinagawa Prince Hotel and Shinagawa Stella Ball from 10/24 to 10/27. On the last day 10/27, there will be a showcase live of artists. SEAMO, Tamaki Nami, Momoiro Clover Z, VanillaBeans, HANGRY & ANGRY-f and May J. among the total units of 21 will participate in this showcase. Official Website: Facebook: Related... Read More

September 8, 2011

Most powerful girls rock band SCANDAL will be on 1st tour abroad

Girls rock band SCANDAL armed with Japanese high-school costume and skillful stage performance will be on 1st Asia tour this September. Even before the major debut, the band already have travelled US, France, and Hong Kong to join SXSW US tour, Japan Expo, and ACGHK (Anime, Comic, and Game Hong Kong). Totally 20,000 audience got excited with their performance ! They’re currently active and aggressive with releasing 3nd album “BABY ACTION” (charted 3rd on ORICON daily ranking... Read More

September 8, 2011

the pillows and noodles to Tour the US NAP UTATANE TOUR 2011

Popular rock band the pillows and female rock trio noodles are on the US tour in September. The tour is titled NAP UTATANE TOUR 2011, with “N” for “noodles”, “A” for “all ages” and “P” for “the pillows”. This five-date tour has been kicked off in Los Angeles, CA, on September 5th and will move on to San Francisco, CA, Seattle, WA, and New York, NY, before wrapping up in Austin, TX, on September 13th. 9/05... Read More

September 7, 2011

Japanese Artist Representatives’ Live Performance at Culture Festival in Germany

Momoiro Clover Z, sasakure.UK feat. Hatsune Miku, onom+kmd and Ukawa Naohiro have been invited as guest artists to perform at the opening event of “Japan Media Arts Festival in Dortmund 2011″ to be held on 9/9 in Germany. A special selection of various works from the fields of art, entertainment, animation and manga, especially the ones that have been awarded, will be presented at “Dortmund U” from 9/10 to 10/2. 9/9/2011(Fri) Dortmund U, Germany START... Read More