May 31, 2012

SuG / First Asia Tour!

SuG are currently on their very first Asia tour [SuG ASIA TOUR 2012 “The Lollipop Kingdom Show”]. They just finished their lives in Korea, held at Sang Sang Madang in Hongdae on 5/27 and 5/28. Soon, they will be heading to the next stop in Hong Kong and then in Taiwan. If you’re in the area, make sure to check their performance out and show your support! Live Information: 6/7(Thurs) Hang Out, Hong Kong OPEN 19:00 / START 20:00 6/9(Sat) THE WALL, Taiwan OPEN 18:00 / START... Read More

May 29, 2012

LUNA SEA / End of Countdown & Announcement of Budokan Lives

Since a while ago, a mysterious countdown has been posted on LUNA SEA’s official website. You probably couldn’t stop guessing what it was for, but now the pleasant surprise is finally revealed. LUNA SEA will perform at Osaka-jo Hall on 12/23/2012 and at Nippon Budokan in 1/2013 for 6 days! Their very last performance at Budokan was back in 5/2000 for “PREMIRE OF LUNACY 2000” and at Osaka-jo was back in 8/2000 for “LUNA SEA CONCERT TOUR 2000 BRAND NEW CHAOS.” Especially... Read More

May 28, 2012

AN CAFE / World Tour in November

Making a comeback in the music scene soon, AN CAFE is scheduled for a world tour “LIVE CAFE TOUR 2012 NYAPPY GO AROUND THE WORLD III ~TADAIMA o (≧∀≦) o OKAERI o (≧∀≦) o~” starting in November. AN CAFE went on hiatus from January 2010 and now will make a comeback this fall as they are scheduled to perform at Yoyogi National Gymnasium on 9/8 and 9/9/2012. Their world tour will kick off on 11/3 in Moscow, Russia and hold 13 stages in total by their last... Read More

May 25, 2012

Versailles / Convention in Russia

After achieving a great success in their world tour “Versailles World Tour 2011-Holy Grail” covering 18 countries (19 locations in total), Versailles participated in the biggest convention in Russia “the 2012 Festival” held in Moscow during 5/15~18. They had been officially selected as #1 Japanese group that the fans “requested for the artist lineup of the convention,” thus were invited to the convention as representatives of Japan. In the... Read More

May 24, 2012

chi-na / Live Tour in Canada

Consisted of a piano-playing vocalist, a violinist, a guitar/synthesizer player, a contrabassist and a support drummer, chi-na is so much more than just an acoustic band as they strive to expand the boundaries of sounds. For such efforts and achievement of their original sounds, they have been attracting much attention overseas. Along with Akai Kouen and NATSUMEN, chi-na went on a live tour to Canada and received much attention and support from the local fans. chi-na’s... Read More

May 23, 2012

THE BACK HORN /Additional Tour Lives in Asia

With the release of their 9th album “Live Squall” on 6/9/2012, THE BACK HORN announced a tour including lives in Asia. The tour in the title of “[KYO-MEI Tour] ~Live Squall~” will kick off at Zepp Diver City TOKYO and go around 5 Zepp live houses in Japan, and then move on to Taiwan and Korea. They will perform 35 stages in total through this tour. THE BACK HORN have performed at various rock festivals overseas, but this is the very first time they... Read More

May 22, 2012

EGO-WRAPPIN’ / Headliner at Music Festival in Korea

EGO-WRAPPIN’ will be one of the headliners for “RAINBOW ISLAND 2012″ to be held in Nami Island on 6/9 and 6/10/2012. Including their performance at SEOUL-AX, they’ve been on stage for other music festivals in Korea in the past. EGO-WRAPPIN’ have gained much attention and are becoming more popular among Korean music lovers. They will be performing as a headliner along with JASON MRAZ and CHRISTINA PERRI at “RAINBOW ISLAND 2012″ on 6/10,... Read More

May 21, 2012

Momoiro Clover Z / Overseas Live in Malaysia

Momoiro Clover Z will participate in “National Youth Day Celebration (HARI BELIA NEGARA 2012)” to be held in Putrajaya, Malaysia on 5/26/2012. This event is hosted by Malaysia’s Ministry of Youth and Sports and Momoiro Clover Z will perform at a special stage made for the JAPAN booth. “National Youth Day Celebration (HARI BELIA NEGARA 2012)” Dates: 5/23/2012(Wed) – 5/27/2012(Sun) Venue: Putrajaya, Malaysia Official Website: Myspace:... Read More

May 21, 2012

DIR EN GREY / “DIR EN GREY UROBOROS at BUDOKAN the MOVIE” One night only worldwide streaming ! Watch the legendary concert exclusively on USTREAM !

The most internationally successful Japanese bands, DIR EN GREY.They were the first Japanese band to be on the cover of “KERRANG!” magazine.They went on North American tours with established bands such as KORN and DEFTONES, and attended many rock festivals including the world’s biggest heavy metal festival “Wacken Open Air”. Also, MTV’s “Headbangers Ball” chose their music videos (“Saku” and “DOZING GREEN”) for the best music videos.The band is gaining... Read More

May 18, 2012

Shoko Nakagawa / “Cosplay☆Best ━━ (゚∀゚) ━━ Championships!!”

Shoko Nakagawa, celebrating her 10th anniversary since her debut this year is releasing her best album “Shokotan☆Best━━(゚∀゚)━━!!” on May 2. The album includes all the singles and songs from “Shokotan☆Covers” series. You can see all the history of Shokotan from the best album! Shokotan, who’s going to tour in Asia in summer, has been appointed as a Goodwill Ambassador to the Hong Kong S.A.R by Hong Kong Tourist Board! On Kawaii girl Japan, “Cosplay☆Best... Read More