June 14, 2016

The Video of “Forever Dreaming” by Czecho No Republic Released both in English and in Japanese.

The music video of Czecho No Republic’s new song “Forever Dreaming” has been published on YouTube. The video is directed by Gen Natsume, and they made an English version which is included as the third track of the single. The regular version features the member wired in the air while performing the song against psychedelic images projected on the walls. In the English version, the hand-written lyrics are projected on the screen to the music played by the members. Official... Read More

June 9, 2016

BABYMETAL Confirmed to Perform with Judas Priest’s Rob Halford at AP Music Awards

On July 18, BABYMETAL will be performing at the “AP Music Awards”, founded by the music magazine “Alternative Press”, which will be held in Ohio, United States. Last year, they have also received an award and performed at a music awards show in England founded by two music magazines “Kerrang!” and “METAL HAMMER”. At the “AP Music Awards”, they will be performing with Judas Priest’s Rob Halford, also known as the “METAL GOD” of the metal bands. Currently,... Read More

June 8, 2016

WHITE JAM Performed Live at Music Festival in Switzerland

The three-member singer-songwriter group, WHITE JAM, has performed live at the “JapAniManga Night 2016”, a Japanese sociocultural event, on May 28 in Davos, Switzerland. This was their first time to perform in Europe. They performed at the main stage of the event for approximately 60 minutes. Their music has definitely been popular overseas, as the whole audience were seen singing along parts of the song during their performance of the song “Sakanaide”. The music video... Read More

June 7, 2016

Eir Aoi Makes Local Fans Go Wild at First Independent Show in New York

Eir Aoi held her first independent show in New York. The concert, filled with local fans, began with her 30-minute talk show. The main part of the show began when the fans’ excitement level raised to a fever with a video of a live concert in Japan put on the screen. The concert was approximately an hour and 20 minutes with songs such as “INNOCENCE”, “IGNITE”, “Lapis Lazuri”, “Sirius”, and “Aku Sentia”. In July, she will be performing at the “Anime Expo”... Read More

June 3, 2016

nano Confirmed for Jakarta Anime Festival “AFAID2016” Two Years in a Row

nano will be performing at “AFAID2016” two years in a row. This festival, Anime Festival Asia Indonesia, is one of the largest festivals of Southeast Asia that introduces J-POP music culture. In July, nano, currently becoming active overseas, will be performing in Hong Kong for the first time and will be releasing a remix album entitled “nano’s REMIXES”. The performance at the AFAID will include songs from the new album and is much expected by music fans of Southeast... Read More

June 2, 2016

Wagakki Band Announces US West Coast Tour

Wagakki Band has announced to hold a live tour in the West Coast of the United States. In March, the band held a concert in New York, produced by Live Nation, a live-events company that produces concerts for top artists such as Lady Gaga and Madonna. Their performance, mixing of rock and Japanese traditional performing arts, has impressed the audience and has encouraged them to expand their activities in the United States. This tour across the West Coast will be produced by Live... Read More

June 1, 2016

KEMURI World Live Tour

KEMURI will be releasing a single for the first time in 13 years. The band will also be holding a live tour across the United States and the United Kingdom. They will hold a total of nine shows across the United States in July and four shows in the United Kingdom in October. The band has confirmed that they will be featuring Streetlight Manifesto during their shows in the United States and Less Than Jake in the United Kingdom. The tour dates for Japan will be announced soon. KEMURI... Read More