September 24, 2013

THE BAWDIES invite Eli “Paperboy” Reed on Japan tour

THE BAWDIES invited their idols, The Sonics, to Japan in 2012. The band has been working hard since their October tour, and has some breaking news. Brooklyn soul act, Eli “Paperboy” Reed, will join them on their Japan tour at the end of 2013. Eli “Paperboy” Reed brings modern flair to roots music and southern soul. Loved by many soul giants, Reed has even been praised by Beyonce. THE BAWDIES official site is preparing Reed’s profile, music clips, live videos, and... Read More

September 24, 2013

DJ Kazu featured as anime song DJ in Indonesia’s largest anime festival

J-pop specialist DJ Kazu, known for his mix CD series “J-Anison Kami Kyoku Matsuri,” which has sold over 130,000 records, performed at Anime Festival Asia Indonesia 2013, held in Jakarta, Indonesia for the two days of September 7th and 8th, 2013. Anime Festival Asia, which has been held in Singapore since 2008, is Southeast Asia’s largest Japanese pop culture event. It was also held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia and Jakarta, Indonesia in 2012, and this year it was held in Indonesia... Read More

September 23, 2013

Palet – major debut song to be theme song for TV anime, “TORIKO”

“Believe In Yourself,” the major debut single from six-member idol group, Palet, will be featured as the ending theme song for the hugely popular TV anime, “TORIKO.” The announcement was made during the group’s September 9 debut anniversary concert. TORIKO appeared as a surprise guest, and Mizuki Motoki, who is the Orange leader and a huge fan of TORIKO, got very excited. “Believe In You” was revealed with TORIKO’s support. The song’s broadcast debut will... Read More

September 21, 2013

ALSDEAD returns to the US!

It’s been only one year since their last U.S. performance in Hawaii along with their full album release, “Separator” and two singles, but ALSDEAD will be making their way back to America again! From the 24th of October, they will be joining the event, Oni-Con, for a special live performance. Not only will there be a live, but they will engage in various activities held throughout the event days. “Our first performance in the U.S. was also in Texas(Dallas), so I’m... Read More

September 21, 2013


At last, Silent Poets moves to the next start. Self own label “ANOTHER TRIP” was founded and releases new dub album and alternative mix album of previous released “SUN”. 8 years after the release of “SUN”, Michiharu Shimoda’s solo project, Silent Poets has started again. He founded his own label “ANOTHER TRIP” and 2 albums are released on November 20th. First release is dub album of “SUN”, titled “ANOTHER... Read More

September 21, 2013

exist†trace to release DIAMOND on iTunes worldwide

Past albums TWIN GATE, Ambivalent Symphony, KNIFE, and VANGUARD -of the muses- also available September 16, 2013 – Japanese all-female visual kei band exist†trace will release 5 albums on iTunes in September, including their latest release DIAMOND. Previous releases TWIN GATE, KNIFE, Ambivalent Symphony, and VANGUARD -of the muses- will also be available to fans worldwide on additional services such as Amazon MP3, Google Play, Spotify, and CD Baby. Start dates will vary... Read More

September 21, 2013

Renji Ruhara to graduate from FUDANJUKU with new single “Dansou Revolution”

Cross-dressing idol group performed themes for Yatterman and Ginga e Kickoff! FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – Tall, striking, orange-clad manga and game otaku Renji Ruhara will graduate with FUDANJUKU’s latest single, “Dansou Revolution” (released on Sept. 18). A member of the popular cross-dressing Japanese idol group since 2008, Ruhara left this summer’s national tour “FUDANJUKU Ranbu TOUR 2013 -12 locations nation-wide Ichi Dozen Time-” due... Read More

September 20, 2013

Kameleo Releases Music Video Subtitled in Three Languages

As without their previous single, Kameleo has released the music video for their new single “Dame Otoko/Gomen Nasai” (“Loser Guy/I’m so sorry!”) with subtitles in three languages, English, Chinese, and Korean. “Loser Guy/I’m so sorry!” Music Video English Chinese Korean The music video for their previous single, “Sandwich LOVE,” was released as a full-size video with subtitles in English, Chinese, and Korean. Using... Read More

September 19, 2013

Yun*chi Reveals Music Video of “Waon* with IroKokoro Project” From Debut Single

Yun*chi will be releasing her first single, “Your song*”, on November 13. The music video for the song “Waon* with IroKokoro Project” from that single has just seen an international distribution. “Waon* with IroKokoro Project” is the ending theme song for the July ~ September broadcasts of the international music program run by NHK WORLD, “J-MELO”. The song is a collaboration tune with the “IroKokoro Project”, the WEB community consisting of female members... Read More

September 19, 2013 will appear on the live YouTube broadcast “MUSIC FRIDAY”

It has been revealed that will appear as a guest on the September 20th (Fri.) live YouTube broadcast of “MUSIC FRIDAY on Google+ | YouTube” starting at 22:00. MUSIC FRIDAY is a music program which features one band/artist every week in a format that includes participation by the fans of the featured guest. The special program featuring will be on air for about 1 hour. The Google+ account and official community have also been... Read More