January 14, 2016

BABYMETAL to Perform at US Music Festival “CAROLINA REBELLION”

BABYMETAL is going to perform at “Monster Energy CAROLINA REBELLION 2016 “ to be held between May 6th and 8th 2016 in North Carolina USA. BABYMETAL will be performing on the 8th of May (Sun). On the same day, Disturbed, Rob Zombie, Def Tones, Penny Wise, and Bring Me the Horizon are going to perform. “Monster Energy CAROLINA REBELLION 2016” Dates:May 6th (Fri) to May 8th (Sun) 2016 ※BABYMETAL will be performing on May 8th (Sun). Venbue:ROCK CITY CAMPGROUNDS(Charlotte... Read More

November 13, 2015

BABYMETAL Made into PVC Figure Dolls by an American Toy Maker, FUNKO.

US-based toy maker, FUNKO is going to release BABYMETAL PVC figure. The figure dolls neatly featuring the look of the three girls are from FUNKO’s PVC doll “POP!” series. The height is 9cm. Official website: http://www.babymetal.jp Facebook: http://www.facebook.com/BABYMETAL.jp Twitter: http://twitter.com/BABYMETAL_JAPAN YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/BABYMETAL Related posts:Anime Festival Asia Singapore 2012 / Artist Lineup for Live PerformanceBABYMETAL fan frenzy... Read More

September 15, 2015

MTV Europe Music Awards nominees: BABYMETAL, ONE OK ROCK, SANDAIME J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE, and SEKAI NO OWARI

Europe’s biggest music award show, “2015 MTV EMA”, will be held in Milan, Italy on October 25. Four artists from the “Best Japan Act” category were just announced. BABYMETAL, ONE OK ROCK, SAINDAIME J Soul Brothers from EXILE TRIBE, and SEKAI NO OWARI were nominated for this category. The fans will nominate the fifth artist. AK-69, [Alexandros], Crossfaith, Dempagumi.inc, and GESU NO KIWAMI OTOME are in the running for the fifth nomination. Votes for the fifth artist... Read More

September 4, 2015

BABYMETAL to perform a “one-man” concert at Wembley Arena next April

BABYMETAL will hold a “one-man” concert at The SSE Arena Wembley in London, England on April 2, 2016. The SSE Arena Wembley is a 12,000 capacity arena that was established in 1934. X JAPAN is scheduled to play a “one-man” concert there in March 2016. BABYMETAL played to 5,000 people at London’s O2 Brixton Academy last year. It was their biggest overseas concert at the time. Live footage of “IJIME, DAME, ZETTAI” from last year’s “Sonisphere Festival UK”... Read More

July 22, 2015

BABYMETAL has become the first Japanese artist to be featured on the front cover of METAL HAMMER magazine!

As part of their second world tour, the group performed at Makuhari Messe for a crowd of 25,000, their largest yet. Also securing Britain’s Kerrang! AWARDS 2015 and the METAL HAMMER “GOLDEN GODS” awards, BABYMETAL is becoming a huge success both in Japan and abroad. BABYMETAL was confirmed as the first Japanese artist to be featured on the cover of the British metal magazine, METAL HAMMER, on the 18th(Japanese time). Despite yet having to be featured on the covers... Read More

June 23, 2015

BABYMETAL: First Japanese artist to receive award from British music magazine “KERRANG!”

BABYMETAL won THE SPIRIT OF INDEPENDENCE AWARD at at Troxy, UK on June 11 (local time). This was the first time that a Japanese artist won anything at the “KERRANG! AWARDS”. Huge applause rang out after YOUNG GUNS introduced the group and their image came on the screen. Vocalist SU-METAL expressed her joy and commented that they will be returning to England in August. The crowd cheered. BABYMETAL WORLD TOUR 2015 August 26 Batschkapp – Frankfurt, Germany –... Read More

June 2, 2015

BABYMETAL “Road of Resistance” music video released & world tour starts

BABYMETAL released a live music video for “Road of Resistance” on their official YouTube channel. “Road of Resistance” created a buzz because guitarists Sam Totman and Herman Li from Dragon Force took part. The song was first performed at O2 Academy Brixton at the end of 2014. The video was shot at BABYMETAL LEGEND “2015” ~SHINSHUN KITSUNE MATSURI~ at Saitama Super Arena on January 10, 2015. It was their biggest show to date. 20,000 spectators sang along and became... Read More

May 20, 2015

BABYMETAL nominated for British metal magazine award and will attend ceremony

BABYMETAL was nominated for the “Breakthrough” category of the ”METAL HAMMER GOLDEN GODS 2015” awards, hosted by British metal magazine “METAL HAMMER”. The girls will attend the awards ceremony at indigo at The O2 in England on June 15. The “Breakthrough” category recognizes artists that made great contributions this year. BABYMETAL are nominated along with In This Moment and Halestorm. BABYMETAL will also perform at the ceremony that will be hosted by Anthrax’... Read More

March 11, 2015

BABYMETAL add France, Switzerland, and Italy shows to their world tour

BABYMETAL announced the add-on dates for “BABYMETAL WORLD TOUR 2015” that starts in May. A June 1 show at Laiterie in Strasberg, France, a June 3 show at X-TRA in Zürich, Switzerland, and a June 5 show at Estragon Club in Bologna, Italy were added. The dates for previously announced European events were also revealed. BABYMETAL will play at “ROCKAVARIA” in Munich, Germany on May 29, at “DER RING Grune Holle Rock” in Nuremberg, Germany on May 30, and at “ROCK... Read More

January 16, 2015

BABYMETAL, trailer for new song with DragonForce released

A preview trailer for BABYMETAL’s new song, “Road of Resistance”, was released on their official YouTube channel. “Road of Resistance” was performed live for the first time at London’s O2 Brixton Academy on November 8, 2014. The trailer video for the song centers around that London performance. The song also features guitarists Sam Totman and Herman Li from British metal band, DRAGONFORCE. The song is about how BABYMETAL walked their own path and opened up to the... Read More