August 13, 2015

Aimer performs to 2,500 people at Beethoven Hall in Germany

Aimer performed at the “AnimagiC 2015” anime event held in Bonn, Germany on July 31. Aimer played at Beethoven Hall, which is named after the famous composer who was born in Bonn. It was her first overseas concert since “Anime Expo 2015” in Los Angeles at the beginning of July. She performed eight songs, including “DAWN’, “Brave Shine”, and “LAST STARDUST” of her July 29 release. She captivated a crowd of 2,500 with her voice and piano accompaniament. Official... Read More

August 12, 2015

Worldwide release of Crossfaith’s first major album, “XENO”

Crossfaith’s new album, “XENO”, will be released on September 16. This will be their fourth album and first major label release. The album contains 12 songs, and a lyric video for the lead track, “Xeno”, has been released on Crossfaith’s YouTube channel. Caleb Shomo of Beartooth and Benji Webbe of Skindred appear as guest vocalists. New York-based label Razor & Tie will release the album in the U.S. and Canada. Australia-based label UNFD will release the album... Read More

August 11, 2015

KANA-BOON, new single “Diver” released! Featured as the theme song for the upcoming new film, “BORUTO -NARUTO THE MOVIE-”

Since their debut a year and a half ago, KANA-BOON has been creating a whirlwind on the rock scene with their overwhelming presence. Now they continue to show their development as a band with their second single of 2015, titled “Diver”, which is the theme song to the new NARUTO film, “BORUTO -NARUTO THE MOVIE-“! This new song expresses the complex feelings of adolescence, such as being accepted and the frustration of not being able to express one’s self. The feeling... Read More

August 11, 2015

“YOSHIKI CHANNEL” Opens on Nico Nico Video! There will be a live stream of premium dinner show exclusively for the channel members!

“YOSHIKI CHANNEL” is renewed on Nico Nico Video, One of Japan’s major video platforms. To celebrate its launch, the channel will live-stream the premium dinner show on August 14th (Fri), and 15th (Sat), which is to be held exclusively for the channel ‘s premium members (paid membership required). The channel will stream exclusive live shows and distribute links for movies and mail magazines. *Paid membership is available only in Japan. Do not take your... Read More

August 11, 2015

Eir Aoi’s first Shanghai event captivates 8,000

Eir Aoi performed at Bilibili Macro Link 2015 in Shanghai. Eir Aoi performed “IGNITE”, “Lapis Lazuli”, and “Sirius” for her first Shanghai concert to sea of 8,000 excited fans. Aoi then headed over to ACG in Hong Kong where she was a guest for the “Arslan SENKI x MUSO” talk event at the Sony Computer Entertainment booth. She performed “Lapis Lazuli”, the ending them to TV anime “Arslan SENKI”. Aoi will be returning to Hong Kong in October for her first... Read More

August 10, 2015

“JUNK STORY” a film about hide: Packaged and overseas premier project has started

The DVD & Blu-ray of “hide 50th anniversary FILM ‘JUNK STORY’”, a documentary movie about hide’s 50th birthday, will be released on December 11. A project to premier the movie overseas has started. The film is planning to premier in Los Angeles where hide was aiming for, as well as in France and Germany where culture events on Taiwan, Hong Kong, Korea, and Japan are abundant. A crowdfunding project to gather funds for the overseas premier was started on the Makuake... Read More

August 6, 2015

Perfume’s first documentary movie

Perfume’s first documentary movie, “WE ARE Perfume -WORLD TOUR 3rd DOCUMENT” will premier on October 31, 2015 (Saturday). A trailer for the movie has just been released. The movie is a behind-the-scenes production of “Perfume WORLD TOUR 3rd” that was released today. It focuses on two months of Perfume’s activities for their 15-year formation anniversary and their 10-year major debut anniversary and includes footage from “Perfume WORLD TOUR 3rd” and “SXSW... Read More

August 5, 2015

STARMARIE’s regular performances in Taiwan. Repeat performance in Taiwan in September

STARMARIE played their fourth concert in Taiwan on July 4 and 5. STARMARIE performed with You Kikkawa, Juririjuriran Mirai Gorogorogoroni 13sei, Mi*N~Ki, and TIRA at JOSHIGUZO ONGAKUSAI vol.1 and vol.2 at PIPE LIVE MUSIC, Taiwan on July 4. On the next day (July 5), they were special guests at You Kikkawa’s solo show You Kikkawa Live Tour in Taipei ~YOU-GENJIKKO!~ that was held at the same venue. That same evening, they peformed their second Taiwan “one-man” show and their... Read More

August 4, 2015

lynch’s “EVOKE” music video, full version released

lynch will release their new single, “EVOKE”, on August 5. The full version of the music video has just been released on the band’s official YouTube channel. lynch will release “EVOKE” on August 5, “ETERNITY” on September 2, and a full album on October 7. They will release music over three consecutive months, and then go on an autumn tour starting on October 111. Official website: http://lynch.jp Twitter: https://twitter.com/lynch_staff Related posts:lynch. /... Read More

August 3, 2015

SCANDAL and androp will make an appearance on a joint event at The 12th Tokyo International Music Market

The 12th Tokyo International Music Market(12th TIMM)will take place at Hotel Grand Pacific LE DAIBA from October 20th to October 22nd to promote the export of the Japanese music. The joint-event hosted by 12th Tokyo International Music Market featuring live performances by the hottest artists in the current Japanese music scene will take place at Zepp DiverCity TOKYO in the night from October 20th to October 22nd. In the evening of the second day, October 21, two bands are... Read More