June 15, 2015

Kavka Shishido to Give Live Performance and Talk on niconico Live the Night before Launch

On June 16th (Tue) from 21:00, Kavka Shishido will be featured in a special program on niconico Live with a live performance from this talented artist. In this program, as well as giving a live studio performance, accompanied by MC Layla Okuhama, Shishido will be talking about the production of the mini album “K5 (K no Ruijou)” scheduled for release the following day on June 17th. To celebrate this live performance on niconico Live, from June 16th 12:00 to June 19th 05:00,... Read More

June 14, 2015

LUNA SEA announced LUNATIC FEST. timetable

LUNATIC FEST., which is organized by LUNA SEA, announced the timetable and the stage for each band. Stay tuned for this craziest rock festival in the history. LUNATIC FEST. 6/27 (Sat), 28 (Sun) Makuhari Messe 1-5 Hall OPEN 9: 30 / START 11:00 / END 20:00 (Scheduled) Ticket price: ¥15,000/day (including tax / DRINK price ¥500 separately) Inquiry: LUNATIC FEST. Executive Committee: 0180-993-122 (24-hour automated response system) ■ARTIST 6/27(Sat) *12 artists LUNA SEA, X JAPAN,... Read More

June 14, 2015

JUNO REACTOR JAPAN TOUR 2015 TOKYO 2015/05/22 TSUTAYA O-EAST

The backstreets of the Shibuya district in Tokyo were hustling with life on this Friday night in May 2015, and people on the streets between the cluster of live venues and clubs were certainly in the mood to dance off the stress of the week. Those who chose one of the bigger venues, namely TSUTAYA O-EAST, were blessed with the performance of JUNO REACTOR, who had last been in Japan nearly two years ago. A performance of JUNO REACTOR can be imagined like leaving this world and... Read More

June 14, 2015

KAO=S Launched Crowd-funding Project for Their Upcoming Album Including New Songs Performed on Stage.

KAO=S has been actively performing overseas. And they announced that they are working on a new album and they just launched crowd-funding project for their upcoming album. On June 5th (Fri) they had the first solo show in half a year, and performed 17 songs including 5 new ones. On the day of the performance, Shamisen player, Jack played for the first time the Yomisen with Shamisen type frets, which he developed. And Kaori Kawabuchi, the vocalist energetically ran around the... Read More

June 13, 2015

Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi Launches “Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi Audition” on Mobile App SURT in collaboration with Major Music Labels in Japan.

It is now confirmed that Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi will be hosting auditions on the popular Mobile App SURT for talents who are influenced by Japanese culture and dream of becoming the next big hits in Japan. All submissions to Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi Audition on SURT will be judged by entertainment executives from major Japanese music labels including Sony Music Entertainment (Japan), Inc.. The winners of this audition will be provided with a chance to debut in Japan. Kawaii Kakkoii... Read More

June 13, 2015

Chiquita Banana TV Commercial Received The 52nd Galaxy Award. The Music Is Produced by a Japanese Singer-songwriter, Mayu Wakisaka.

Mayu Wakisaka, a Japanese singer-songwriter, who has been actively performing domestically and internationally has just produced an acoustic instrumental track for Chiquita Banana’s web and TV commercial. The commercial features flip-book styled animation of pin-drawings on bananas. Hard to imagine? Just click the Youtube link. Seeing is Believing. The non-narrative footage just with the animation and the music went viral and awarded with the 52nd Galaxy Award, which is... Read More

June 13, 2015

LOST ASH Oneman Show “MY STORY” 15/05/31 at Hatsudai DOORS

LOST ASH are one of those more underground jewels of Japanese Visual-kei, formed in December 2009 and hence, with a band history of more than five years already. While touring Japan during numerous events throughout last year and making their debut in Singapore at AFA in December 2014, the band will venture overseas again this your to perform at HYPER JAPAN Festival in London this July. All the while the four of them are producing new songs, while continuously being on stage... Read More

June 12, 2015

INORAN announced his upcoming new album “Beautiful Now” to be released on August 26th and a nationwide tour in September to follow.

It will have been three years since his last release and 10th solo album. Currently, LUNA SEA has also been extremely active, especially with the upcoming LUNATIC FEST . Although the album still needs to be mixed, it reflects INORAN’s present feelings, his favorite tastes and passion in the music. His latest production entitled “Beautiful Now” following his last full-album “Dive youth, Sonik dive” contains the aggressiveness of “Dive youth, Sonik dive” and... Read More

June 12, 2015

Singer AZUMI INOUE of Studio GHIBLI theme song appeared on JAPAN EXPO with her daughter YUYU

AZUMI INOUE theme song singer of Hayao Miyazaki anime “My Neighbor Totoro,” “Castle in the Sky” will perform in JAPAN EXPO along with her daughter YUYU (10 years old now). There is also a co-star of the French orchestra NEKO Light orchestra, to sing over two days, such as “My Neighbor Totoro”, ”Carrying you,” “Ponyo “. Message from Azumi Inoue “Through my 32 years career as a singer, I never thought that I would sing in France.... Read More

June 12, 2015

Sakanaction Hosts a New Party Series Called “NIGHT FISHING”. First Party Will be Held in July.

Sakanaction will be hosting a new party on July 3rd(Fri) at LIQUID ROOM,Tokyo Ebisu. This will be an artistic complex-event where various artists collaborate from different genres. Members from Sakanaction, except for Kusakari, who is taking maternity leave, will try something new and creative. This event is divided into two parties. The first one, Part1, will be held at Time Out Cafe and Diner and the second, Part2, will be at the main floor of LIQUIDROOM. Part1 will be live-streamed... Read More