October 29, 2013

LUNA SEA Reveals Cover Artwork For New Single “RUN”

The cover artwork for LUNA SEA’s new single, “RUN”, to be released on November 13, has been revealed. The 18th single for the band, “RUN”, is the band’s first single release titled in Japanese. The title track is the opening theme song for the TV drama series, “Toshi Densetsu no Onna”, which began airing on October 11. Due to the request from the drama side, the song was written under the inspiration from the character, Tsukiko Otonashi, portrayed by Masami Nagasawa.... Read More

October 3, 2013

Ryuichi Kawamura’s New Album in Two Years is an AOR Album Featuring SUGIZO and INORAN

Ryuichi Kawamura’s first new album in two years, “Life”, was released on September 11 and ranked-in within the Oricon Daily Ranking Top 10 on its first day. Just as Kawamura himself describes, “it is a rock-themed album which I recorded with the mindset of being halfway between LUNA SEA and the solo artist, Ryuichi Kawamura”, the album features high quality band sound as its base with a mature approach that goes beyond just highlighting the high-volume groove and edginess.... Read More

August 5, 2013

Muddy Apes Scheduled To Appear At “Mihama CRYSTAL BEACH SOUND 2013 FES” & Hold Shows In Tokyo And Osaka

Muddy Apes, who released their long-awaited second album, “Fairy Dirt No.5”, on July 3, and scheduled to participate in “FUJI ROCK FESTIVAL”, will be following up with performances at “Mihama CRYSTAL BEACH SOUND 2013” and in Osaka and Tokyo. Muddy Apes is comprised of TAKA HIROSE from the UK rock band, FEEDER; INORAN from the Japanese big band, Luna Sea; DEAN TIDEY, the support guitarist for FEEDER; and 8otto, the vocalist for MAESON. In addition to their performance... Read More

June 21, 2013

The pre-recorded movie of LUNA SEA concert, “Charity Live for Great East Japan Earthquake Relief”, will be screened around the world!

It has been confirmed that LUNA SEA’s pre-recorded movie of their live performance at Charity Live for Great East Japan Earthquake Relief “LUNA SEA For JAPAN A Promise to The Brave 2012 in Sendai” at Sendai Sun Plaza Hall which was held on December 24, 2012 will be screened world wide. The charity live was a continuation of charity performance at Saitama Super Area in October, 2011. This time LUNA SEA members got together again in Sendai on Christmas Eve, a very special... Read More

March 15, 2013

INORAN / Presenting ‘Kimigayo’ at Reception for President of Slovenia

On 3/7/2013(Thurs/JST), INORAN was invited to a reception held for the president of Slovenia and presented ‘Kimigayo,’ the Japanese national anthem in front of an audience of 200 people. This reception party was held to celebrate the 20th year anniversary of the friendship between Slovenia and Japan. INORAN stated, “I feel honored to be a bridge between Japan and Slovenia through music.” Official Website: http://inoran.org Official Twitter: http://twitter.com/INORAN_OFFICIAL Official... Read More

March 4, 2013

SUGIZO / New Remix Album Release & Live Streaming Info

As a member of LUNA SEA, X JAPAN and JUNO REACTOR, as well as a solo artist, SUGIZO has been super active in various music scenes worldwide. It hasn’t been too long since LUNA SEA stirred up passionate crowds around in Asia with their tour and SUGIZO is now brining you his new solo artist album “VESICA PISCES” at such a destined time. The new album is the last release of an album series whose first two were simultaneously released in December, 2011 as “FLOWER OF LIFE”... Read More

December 20, 2012

LUNA SEA / Digital Release of 10 Albums in 64 Countries Worldwide

LUNA SEA has begun the digital release of 10 albums including their new single “The End of the Dream / Rouge” on iTunes in 64 countries around the world. In addition to the new single “The End of the Dream / Rouge,” LUNA SEA’s full albums “Mother,” “Style,” “Shine,” “Lunacy,” best albums “Singles,” “The period,” “another side of singles,” “Slow,” and a live album “Never sold out” will be released worldwide one region after another.... Read More

November 20, 2012

LUNA SEA / First Nationwide Tour in 12 Years & New Release of “The End of the Dream”

After a long wait of 12 years, LUNA SEA finally kicked off for a nationwide tour “LUNA SEA LIVE TOUR 2012-2013 The End of the Dream” on 11/16/2012 at Zepp Namba in Osaka. The very last time LUNA SEA went around 5 cities on a tour was back in 2000 right before they ‘drew the curtain.’ Now that LUNA SEA is finally back in the scene after the REBOOT, many fans from all around Japan gathered together to see them on stage. Among the 3 concepts “BEGINNING ERA,” “RISING... Read More

October 12, 2012

LUNA SEA / Opening of Second Chapter! Release of New Album & Asia Tour

LUNA SEA recently made an announcement that they will be releasing a new original album for the first time in 13 long years. After drawing the curtain on their last stage in 2000, they made a one-night comeback for “GOD BLESS YOU ~One Night Dejavu~” held at Tokyo Dome in 2007. LUNA SEA then resumed their activities with the world tour ““REBOOT-to the New Moon,” including 3-day stages at Tokyo Dome. After long 13 years of times, LUNA SEA finally made an announcement... Read More

June 13, 2012

LUNA SEA / Live Broadcasting of “LUNA SEA TV SPECIAL -The End of the Dream-“!

Prior to a special program “WOWOW Presents LUNA SEA TV SPECIAL -The End of the Dream-” scheduled for 7/8(Sun), LUNA SEA will be broadcasting a part of its shooting on USTREAM and Nico Nico Live. On this special stage brought to you by WOWOW, LUNA SEA in their 20th anniversary will perform for a TV program for the first time in 12 long years. It will be a very special episode of “a live program never seen before made by LUNA SEA.” The choice they made for this... Read More