August 9, 2012

LITE / US Tour with Mike Watt

LITE made an announcement of a US tour with Mike Watt in October around 10 cities in the US. It has been about a year and a half since they last went on a US tour together. Kicking off on 10/3/2012 in Salt Lake City, the tour will go around 10 cities, including major cities such as Chicago and New York. LITE’s sworn friend Mike Watt will also participate in this tour with his project “mike watt + the missingmen.” Tour Information: “US TOUR 2012” 10/3/2012(Wed) URBAN... Read More

August 8, 2012

KAMINARIGUMO / New MV Presented in 5 Languages

KAMINARIGUMO is releasing a new song ‘Ousama no Missile’ on 8/8/2012. The music video of this new song has been uploaded on their YouTube channel in 5 different languages—Japanese, English, French, Arabic and Korean. They are trying to send out a message to 140+ countries around the world. With the theme of “despite the chaos and confusion that is the world, his wish is that with this song, it can provide some hope even if faint,” KAMINARIGUMO prepared 5 different versions... Read More

August 7, 2012

PIKO / Successful Live with Audience of 5000 in Hong Kong

PIKO, an artist with a vocal range of both female and male, has attracted much attention and support on a major video upload website. He recently performed overseas for the first time at the main stage of “the 14th ACG Hong Kong 2012.” With enthusiastic waves of welcoming voices from the audience of 5000, PIKO appeared on stage and performed 5 songs. Many fans were so impressed with his stage that they couldn’t help but shed tears of joy and excitement. PIKO made an announcement... Read More

August 6, 2012

D-51 / First Live in Beijing, China!

D-51, famous for a hit number ‘NO MORE CRY,’ showcased their very first overseas stage in Beijing, China. They participated in an anisong event held at the biggest live house in Beijing “TANGO 3RD.” In front of a full audience, D-51 performed their signature song ‘NO MORE CRY,’ along with ‘BRAND NEW WORLD’ and ‘Familia.’ The audience joined in to sing all the songs perfectly in Japanese. Official Website: Blog: Related... Read More

August 3, 2012

Aqua Timez / Performance at the Biggest Music Festival in Korea!

Aqua Timez will be participating in the “Asia Song Festival at Yeosu World Expo 2012” in Korea on 8/4/2012.” “Asia Song Festival” is the biggest music festival in Korea to bring the 4 billion Asians together through music. This special festival features top artists from Korea, China, Taiwan, Thailand and Japan in front of an audience of more than 50,000. Many famous artists such as ayumi hamasaki, Koda Kumi and Perfume have participated in this festival in the past... Read More

August 2, 2012

AMIAYA / Artist Debut as “Twinkerbell”

AMIAYA, the most fashionable twins in Asia from the streets of Harajuku, have made a debut as an artist unit “Twinkerbell.” Upon establishment of “TOKYO POP,” the label inspired to send the truest pop of Tokyo to the whole world, AMIAYA renamed as “Twinkerbell” released their very first single “DREAMER’S DREAM” on 7/25, available in 31 countries via iTunes Music. They participated in choosing all the creative members themselves, including the composer, designer,... Read More

August 1, 2012

Namie Amuro / Welcomed by Mass Media in Taiwan, Hong Kong & Singapore

As Namie Amuro visited Taiwan, Hong Kong & Singapore for promotion, she was welcomed enthusiastically by the swarming local media. She set a new record with her recent album “Uncontrolled” which ranked #1 on the regional chart of 5 countries in Asia consecutively after her previous album. Following the footsteps of her previous album “PAST<FUTURE” released 2 1/2 years ago, her new album ranked #1 in Japan, Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea and Singapore. For Hong Kong in... Read More