Many Big-Name Artist To Be Featured On DIR EN GREY KYO’s Solo Project, “sukekiyo’s” Album: Comments Are Now Here

DIR EN GREY KYO’s solo project, “sukekiyo”, will be holding their first one-man show in May. Further information about “sukekiyo’s” 1st album “IMMORTALIS”, which will be released on April 30, has arrived. Up until now, it had been announced that the Exclusive First Press Edtion album would include a bonus disc containing collaboration remix tunes with such big-name artists including SUGIZO (LUNA SEA), HISASHI (GLAY), Hitoki (KUROYUME), Syji Ishii (cali≠gari)... Read More

DIR EN GREY Kyo’s New Band sukekiyo’s Video Marks 1st Place On First Appearance

DIR EN GREY Kyo’s new project, sukekiyo, which began activity with two secret live concerts that took place at the end of last year, released their first-ever music video, “aftermath”, through iTunes on January 1. The video was released in 111 countries and marked first place on its first appearance on the Top Music Video (General Ranking) on the Japanese iTunes Store in which the song kept its position for three consecutive days. Marking first place despite works by big-name... Read More

DIR EN GREY, Arriving to Australia for the First Time in February of 2014

DIR EN GREY will be appearing in the “Soundwave Festival 2014”, which will be held in Australia from February to March of 2014. This will be their first Live in Australia. “Soundwave Festival” is a music festival which will go around major cities of Australia, and both international and local artists will take part in it. Next year`s “Soundwave Festival” will start from RNA SHOWGROUNDS, Brisbane, and then go to OLYMPIC PARK of Sydney, FLEMINGTON RACECOURSE of Melbourne,... Read More

DIR EN GREY to Tour North America After Two Years

DIR EN GREY, who in June announced that they set out on a nationwide tour this autumn, also announced that they will be holding a North American tour. DIR EN GREY was scheduled to do an American tour in 2012, but it was canceled due to the poor condition of Kyo’s throat. This is the first time the band will travel to America since 2011, so this is surely a long-awaited tour for both American fans and the band members. The North American tour has the same title as the Japanese... Read More

DIR EN GREY, Number One on Oricon ranking for the first time in career. National tour starts from this weekend

DIR EN GREY’s new mini album “THE UNRAVELING” which was released on April 3rd was ranked 1st for the Oricon CD album daily ranking of April 2nd. This is DIR EN GREY’s first time to be ranked 1st on Oricon ranking in their career. “THE UNRAVELING” was attracting attention before the release since the CD is composed of the new song “Unraveling” and old songs like “Gou”, “Kasumi” and “THE FINAL” remade. On May 24th at Tokyo Shibuya Koukaido, there will... Read More

DIR EN GREY will be releasing a mini-album called “THE UNRAVELING” on April 3

Recently, new information that the band will be doing live shows overseas has been announced. On April 5, two days after their new release, the band will also welcome the start of their new tour titled “TOUR2013 TABULA RASA.” It has already been reported that they will be taking part in the large-scale music festivals “Download in the UK” (June 14) and “Nova Rock in Austria” (June 16), and now, in addition to these, the band will be giving... Read More

DIR EN GREY / Participation in “Nova Rock Festival” in Australia!

DIR EN GREY made an announcement of their stage for “Nova Rock Festival,” to be held during 6/14~16. “Nova Rock Festival” is one of the biggest rock festivals in Australia and has already announced an artist lineup of RAMMSTEIN, KISS and KORN so far. More details on DIR EN GREY’s stage will be updated on the official website, so stay tuned! Official Website: http://www.direngrey.co.jp Twitter: http://www.twitter.com/DIRENGREY_JP Myspace: http://www.myspace.com/direngrey Facebook:... Read More

DIR EN GREY / “DIR EN GREY UROBOROS at BUDOKAN the MOVIE” One night only worldwide streaming ! Watch the legendary concert exclusively on USTREAM !

The most internationally successful Japanese bands, DIR EN GREY.They were the first Japanese band to be on the cover of “KERRANG!” magazine.They went on North American tours with established bands such as KORN and DEFTONES, and attended many rock festivals including the world’s biggest heavy metal festival “Wacken Open Air”. Also, MTV’s “Headbangers Ball” chose their music videos (“Saku” and “DOZING GREEN”) for the best music videos.The band is gaining... Read More

DIR EN GREY / Last Live of the Year in LA

With the final live at “House of Blues” on Sunset Strip in Hollywood on 12/23/2011, the curtains drew for DIR EN GREY’s North/Mid American tour. DIR EN GREY’s “TOUR 2011 AGE QUOD AGIS” started on 11/23 in Santiago, Chile, then moved on around 18 locations in 7 countries in total. From the southern hemisphere in scorching summer to the northern hemisphere in fierce winter, and from east coast to west coast, they sure went across the American... Read More

DIR EN GREY ‘s regular program for Niko-Niko Doga

DIR EN GREY decided to start their monthly regular program “DIR EN GREY×Boo CHANNEL” for Niko-Niko Doga, internet live broadcasting station.. From August 2nd (Tue), 20:00(JST), this program will be started. They will talk about their new album 『DUM SPIRO SPERO』 through live broadcasting. Niko-Niko Live Broadcasting DIR EN GREY Regular Program “DIR EN GREY×Boo CHANNEL” August 2nd (Tue) 20:00~(JST) : DIR EN GREY (Die) , Boo (MC) http://live.nicovideo.jp/watch/lv57921522 “TOUR2011... Read More