March 31, 2014

AAA’s first fanclub-only single, “SHOW TIME” music video released

The music video for AAA’s 40th single, “SHOW TIME” was premiered. This is AAA’s first fan club-only CD where only fan club members will able to get the CD package. “SHOW TIME” is an upbeat tune about forming new bonds and connections. The music video, not only shows the members dancing, but also shows them going to new places. AAA will launch their first arena tour, in May. Official Website: http://www.avexnet.or.jp/aaa/index.html Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/pages/AAA/161346937220997 YouTube:... Read More

March 28, 2014

BUMP OF CHICKEN to play Taiwan in June

BUMP OF CHICKEN announced on their official website that they will play at Legacy Taipei in Taiwan on June 28. The concert is titled , and tickets will available starting March 23 1:00pm Taiwan time. Tickets will only be sold in Taiwan and will not be available for purchase in Japan. BUMP OF CHICKEN Live in Taiwan 2014 Saturday, June 28, 2014 Taipei – Legacy Taipei OPEN/START: 5:00pm/6:00pm Contact: joytimeentertainment@gmail.com (Japanese available) Official Website:... Read More

March 27, 2014

For the First Time in History, YOSHIKI Plays with Virtual YOSHIKI Visualized by Hologram! Finally, The Performance Will Be Published on YouTube!

On March 14th (CT), Yoshiki from X-Japan made his first appearance at the world’s largest music convention, SXSW(South by South West), and the performance ended as a big success. After the event, America’s leading fashion magazine “FLAUNT” hosted a party, and there were two of Yoshiki’s crystal piano. This history-making performance by Yoshiki and virtual Yoshiki by hologram surprised all the fans and impressed all the attendees. Now this double Yoshiki... Read More

March 27, 2014

The fin. Is Offering Free Download of the Remix of “Faded Light”.

The fin., a four-pierce band from Kobe has published on Youtube and SoundCloud the remix audio of “Faded Light” from the latest album “Glowing Red On The Shore EP”, released on March 19th. This remix-collaboration has been planned by a free magazine and music website called “BELONG” and the tune is remixed by “EXOSKELETONE “, one of the upcoming electro project in Tokyo. SoundCloud will offer free download of the remix version for a limited time of 3 days. Faded... Read More

March 27, 2014

Shinsei Kamattechan’s “one-man” concert broadcast live on Nico Live + appearance on Takanori Kiyoshi’s show

Shinsei Kamattechan will release their single, “Front Memory”, on April 9, and a three-disc live DVD on April 23. They have also announced that their March 26 “one-man live” (concert with no opening act) at Ebisu LIQUIDROOM will be broadcast live on Niconico Live. The concert, titled , is the band’s first “one-man” concert in four months. The band’s October 2 concert, < Shinsei Kamattechan!! 26SAI NO NATSUYASUMI Tour SHONICHI IN Nicofarre>, will be played on... Read More

March 26, 2014

MISIA Live Broadcast Worldwide on YouTube the Final Performance of Her 15th Anniversary Tour

MISIA will release her new album “NEW MORNING” on April 2nd, and it was announced that the Live concert on the day of releasing new album, will be broadcasted Live out to the world on YouTube. This show is the last performance of 15th anniversary of Debut, the tour “MISIA Hoshizora no Live VII -15th Celebration-“, and the venue is Shibuya Orchard Hall, often used for classical music concerts and opera concerts. The stage of this special year of anniversary will be broadcasted... Read More

March 25, 2014

Three Consecutive Nights of J on NicoNico Live

J will release the forth installment of his “CRAZY CRAZY” live and documentary series, entitled “CRAZY CRAZY IV,” on March 26. In honor of the release, he will be featured for three consecutive nights on NicoNico Live on March 25, 26, and 27. Footage from both “CRAZY CRAZY I” and “CRAZY CRAZY II” will be broadcast on March 25 and footage from “CRAZY CRAZY III” will be broadcast on March 26. And on the third night, March... Read More

March 25, 2014

the HIATUS, Distributing UST Live from Studio on A Day Ahead of New Album Release

It’s been 2 years and 4 month since the last album, the HIATUS releasing the new album “Keeper Of The Flame”. On a day ahead of new album releasing, they decided to take place a streaming live show from the studio. 11 tracks recorded including the tracks from last year`s “Horse Riding EP”. During the studio live, we can expect them to perform the new song from the new album. A special website for the studio live is opened and the trailer image is available as well.... Read More

March 24, 2014

YOSHIKI, Introduced His Mourning Song to All Disaster Struck Area of the World & Great Performance with Virtual YOSHIKI

On March 14th (Texas Local Time), YOSHIKI of X JAPAN attended the SXSW (South By South West), one of world`s largest music convention, for the first time. SXSW is the world’s largest event consisting Music, Film, and Interactive, and is held every year in March at Austin of Texas, USA, and this will be their 28th year. YOSHIKI announced his first Solo World Tour on February 19th at the Grammy Museum of Los Angeles. He had been offerd from the SXSW sponsor many times, and... Read More

March 21, 2014

KEITA: wins best sales/release Japan/Korea at IFPI Hong Kong top sales music awards 2013

KEITA released his solo debut, “SIDE BY SIDE” on June 5, 2013 (in Hong Kong on June 7, 2013). The album won best sales/release Japan/Korea at IFPI Hong Kong top sales music awards 2013. W-inds is popular, not only in Japan, but in other parts of Asia as well, especially Hong Kong. They took home 10 awards at the 2012 awards. (10 awards is the maximum for Japan/Korea artists). Lead vocalist, Keita Tachibana, made his solo debut as “KEITA” in 2013. His “SIDE BY SIDE”... Read More