November 30, 2016

Crossfaith Annoucing International Performances

Crossfaith is performing at “MIYAVI World Tour in SEOUL 2017 ” on February 19th 2017 in Seoul Korea as a special guest. Also they are going to perform at an outdoor metal festival “PULP SUMMER SLAM “ to be held in Manila Philippines. Details are as follows. MIYAVI World Tour in SEOUL 2017 “Fire Bird” Date: February 19th 2017 (Sun) OPEN 4:30PM / START 5:30PM Venue: YES24 LIVE HALL(Former-AX KOREA) Host: B’Forest Korea Organizer/Administrator:B’Forest Korea、J... Read More

November 29, 2016

Pikotaro Releasing LINE Sticker Worldwide

Pikotaro released his official LINE sticker This sticker is a set of 24 stickers and eight of them are voiced and sixteen are with sound. Pikotaro’s PPAP has ranked first on YouTube, which is the first achievement as a Japanese artist, drawing attention from the world. This sticker is available as Japanese version and global version. If your LINE account is registered outside of Japan, you can get the sticker from global version’s URL. Pikotaro PPAP sticker [Japanese]... Read More

November 28, 2016

L’Arc-en-Ciel Releasing VR MUSIC VIDEO a the First Attempt in the World.

On November 17th , L’Arc-en-Ciel released their new song “Don’t be Afraid” as PlayStation(R)VR software. This is the first attempt in the world for as a music release and in addition, the content and the video is epoch-making. This is bringing a revolution to the music world scene. In the video, L’Arc-en-Ciel members become digital characters, battling against zombies for survival in Raccoon City from “Bio Hazard”. Official Website: Read More

November 24, 2016

THE YELLOW MONKEY Will Stream Their Live Performance at Theaters in Hong Kong and Taiwan.

4On December, 28th, THE YELLOW MONKEY will live-stream their fan-club exclusive performance at Nippon Budokan in theaters in Hong Kong and Taiwan, which is titled “ THE YELLOW MONKEY SUPER MEKARA UROKO 27”. This will be one night only premium performance to close the reunion year. The live streaming has already been announced for 47 prefectures in Japan but this time the opportunity will go to theaters overseas . THE YELLOW MONKEY SUPER MEKARA UROKO 27 Live Viewing December... Read More

November 22, 2016

Aldious Buzzed Overseas

Japanese culture has influenced the world in the genre of idol scene, loud rock, and Kawaii culture. Now, Aldious may be the one to watch out. The world is keeping their eyes on Japanese female metal band. Nylon Magazine, boasting over a million followers, featured an article on Aldious as “The female only Japanese Metal Band” with videos of their performance at “VISUAL SUMMIT 2016”, promoting their new single “The Female Warrior”. Also Alan Cross, an international... Read More

November 21, 2016

illion released a full version of a music video directed by Shunji Iwai

illion’s new song “Miracle”’s music video was published on YouTube as a full size version. “Miracle” is included in “P.Y.L” released in October by illion. The video was directed by Shunji Iwai. The original picture and plot is based on the art by Jaehoon Choi included in the art book of the first-press limited version. The teaser , which has been already out, was only less than a minute but the full version tells a silent story for four minutes. Official... Read More

November 16, 2016

Interview ! HYDE [VAMPS] North America Tour Vol.5 Chicago

──Chicago seems to have a difficult crowd to rock HYDE:Yeah, probably the most difficult during this tour. ──You’ve been to Chicago before as VAMPS yes? HYDE:Wasn’t it when I wrote “Umi-made-sanpo-ni-itta-hanashi (海まで散歩に行った話 : Story of the time I went to the ocean) on my blog? ──I think you went in 2015 for your “SIXX:A.M. The Modern Vintage Tour” LOL. 2016 was when you signed with the American artist management agency “10th... Read More

November 16, 2016

Interview ! HYDE [VAMPS] North America Tour Vol.4 Canada

──We heard this North America Tour is the first to perform in Canada for you. HYDE:Oh, we’re performing in Canada. We heard that it will be “a tour like the one with SIXX:A.M.” so I totally thought we won’t be performing in Canda LOL. Canada! Sounds great. “♪Lo-ve letter fro-m Ca-na-da-” (suddenly singin an oldie). A Canadian told me that not many people know this song ──I bet they don’t LOL HYDE:Even for Japanese living in Canada that is. I asked,... Read More

November 15, 2016

Yoshiki Wins Asian Icon Award at Classic Rock Awards in Tokyo. X Japan Leader Performs David Bowie Tribute and Art of Life.

X Japan leader Yoshiki performed at the Classic Rock Awards held at Ryogoku Kokugikan this past Friday, November 11. Yoshiki made history by becoming the first-ever artist to be honored with the “Asian Icon Award.” Based at the venerable Roundhouse venue in London, the Classic Rock Awards are widely recognized by the world’s rock stars as the “annual must-attend event,” bringing together artists from rock’s global Hall of Fame. The show was held in Japan this year... Read More

November 15, 2016

Crystal Lake’s New Video from the New Album Published. Also Crystal Lake got Signed to MDDN, American management company.

The video of “Omega” by Crystal Lake was published on YouTube. “Omega” is the title track from their new album “True North” to be released on November 30th. The video features the band’s live performance and magnificent image visual using “Ω” letter. Moreover, Crystal Lake announced that they got signed toMDDN, an American management company, founded by the members of Good Charlotte, Madden brothers. Crystal Lake is the first band signing with MDDN. “True... Read More