May 11, 2016

Sagisu Shiro New Album Release: Unreleased and Outtakes from “Evangelion”

Sagisu Shiro’s new album of unreleased songs and outtakes from the anime series “Evangelion” entitled “Shiro SAGISU outtakes from Evangelion” will be released on July 29. The album will include a remastered version of the soundtrack album “NEON GENESIS EVANGELION: S2 WORKS” released in 1998, the unreleased songs and outtakes from the live orchestral music “Evangelion Koukyougaku (Evangelion Symphony)”, the outtakes of the movie theme song “THANATOS-IF I CAN’T... Read More

May 10, 2016

Fujifabric Announce Vinyl Pressing of All Past Albums and Digital Release in 35 Countries

Fujifabric, commemorating their 12th year anniversary, has announced to make a vinyl edition for all of their past albums, calling the project “FUJIFABRIC ON VINYL”. They have also announced to release their songs in 35 countries on iTunes. Their music videos will also be available overseas through VEVO and will be updated as it is ready. Official website – Twitter – Myspace – Related... Read More

May 9, 2016

PLASTICZOOMS European tour 2016

HIGHFeeL has announced a collaboration with the Japanese indie/new wave band PLASTICZOOMS, led by the charismatic singer and fashion icon SHO ASAKAWA. With a goth-punk artistic aesthetic combining music, style and fashion, PLASTICZOOMS is ready to hit Europe and create a brand new fanbase. HIGHFeeL will produce their first European tour, as well as an EP (3 tracks), VEILED EYES, for the European market. TOUR DATES May 20: Den Haag, NL, De Vinger w.Shoshin (UK) May 21: Brussels,... Read More

May 9, 2016

Hiromi Uehara Hits No.1 on US Billboard Jazz Chart

Hiromi Uehara and The Trio Project’s album “SPARK”, released on April 1, ranked No. 1 on the Billboard’s weekly “JAZZ ALBUMS” chart on April 23, making her first appearance on the Billboard chart ( Her highest rank ever was with her last album “ALIVE” which reached third on the jazz chart. The album “SPARK”, as her 10th CD, became her first to earn No.1. She is the second Japanese artist to rank No. 1 for the jazz chart... Read More

May 6, 2016

The fin. New CD Release in UK: Announces Additional UK Tour Dates and Confirmed for UK Music Festival

The UK edition of The fin.’s new CD “Through The Deep”, released in March in Japan, will be released on June 3 by LOST IN THE MANOR label of the United Kingdom. The CD includes tracks with chillwave, synthpop, electronica music styles, such as “Anchorless”, “Ship”, and “Divers”. Commemorating its UK release, they have announced six additional shows to be held in UK for their on-going “Through The Deep Tour”. The additional shows will be held in May and... Read More

May 6, 2016 and Azumi Inoue & Yuyu Confirmed for “HYPER JAPAN” Festival in London

Japanese cultural festival “HYPER JAPAN Festival 2016” will be held in London at Olympia Grand from July 15 to 17. Beginning in year 2010, this year’s event will be the 10th. The purpose of the festival is to introduce Japanese manga, anime, cosplay, music, and traditional Japanese culture. In the past, a member of X JAPAN and Tomoyasu Hotei has performed at the “HYPER Live!” event of the festival. This year, the performers of the event will be and Azumi... Read More

May 5, 2016

MICHI First US Show at “Anime Expo 2016”

Anime singer MICHI will be performing as a guest singer at the “Anime Expo 2016” which will be held at the Los Angeles Convention Center (LACC) from July 1 to 4. She has been performing many times in Asia since her first overseas performance in Indonesia just two months after her debut. Performing at this event will be her first time to perform in a North American country. The “Anime Expo” is the largest anime and comic convention in North America, held every year since... Read More

May 2, 2016

BAND-MAID Extends World Domination to Mexico in October

Japanese rock band BAND-MAID continue to spread their powerful combination of Akihabara-maid-cuteness and hard-rock-sound across the world with their announcement of their Latin American debut in Mexico later this year. BAND-MAID will perform at Mexico CDMX SALA ( in Mexico City on October 9th with an opportunity for a VIP meet-and-greet session with the band before the show. Tickets go on sale May 16 at BAND-MAID began making... Read More

May 2, 2016

Japanese Hip Hop Idols Hack Your iPhone in New Single’s Music Video

Six strong idol squad lyrical school go viral with the quirky video to debut single “RUN and RUN”, released worldwide today. Shot vertically and best viewed on an iPhone, the video sees the members of the hip hop inspired pop group rap their way in and out of familiar iOS apps, such as Facebook, Twitter and iMessage. Upon release of the video, which has already been viewed over one million times. English media such as The Verge, Tech Times and Digiday reported on it, with... Read More