September 9, 2014

MAN WITH A MISSION was nominated as a “wild card” candidate for the “2014 MTV EMA”, Europe’s biggest music award show

“2014 MTV EMA”, Europe’s biggest music award show that is being held in Glasgow, Scotland in November, 2014, just announced its nominees. The “Worldwide Act Award” is selected through votes from MTV viewers from all over the world. Five artists were entered from Japan: Namie Amuro, E-girls, ONE OK ROCK, Perfume, and a “wild card” artist. Once the “wild card” is chosen, the “Japan representative” is chosen in round one. The “Japan•Korea representative”... Read More

July 18, 2014

MAN WITH A MISSION US Tour goes out with a bang!

The MAN WITH A MISSION US Tour started in New York and traveled westward, over the course of a month, until it finally reached the west coast. They played Whisky a Go Go in Los Angeles on July 10. Whisky a Go Go, located in West Hollywood, has hosted such legendary acts such as The Doors, Nirvana, and Jimi Hendrix. It is a holy land where British acts such as The Who, Led Zeppelin, and Oasis have also played. The concert started with Jean-Ken Johnny’s customary introduction,... Read More

July 17, 2014

<JAPAN NIGHT>Gained International Media Exposure!

The National Olympic Gymnasium drew the curtain for its long history in March due to the renovation for Tokyo Olympic in 2020. JAPAN NIGHT was held as the last entertainment event at the legendary National Olympic Gymnasium, and the event has been featured in various forms of international media as the historical event that represented the Japanese music scene. MTV Vietnam reported JAPAN NIGHT from July 7th to 10th every morning and late afternoon, and an Indonesian music magazine... Read More

July 9, 2014

MAN WITH A MISSION performs at “KNOTFEST ” in the US!

MAN WITH A MISSION just announced their appearance on Slipknot’s music festival “KNOTFEST JAPAN” on 11/16. Now, they also announced “KNOTFEST” in the US to be held on October 24, 25, 26, in San Bernardino, CA. MAN WITH A MISSION performs on 25. You can never miss out. These band are from Japan : MAXIMUM THE HORMONE ONE OK ROCK MAN WITH A MISSION *All the bands perform on 25. KNOTFEST 10/24(Fri), 25(Sat), 26(Sun) At San Manuel Amphitheater in San... Read More

July 1, 2014

MAN WITH A MISSION US Tour Starts! New Yorkers Howled with the Wolves.

MAN WITH A MISSION, who finished the promotional tour of their new album “Tales of Purefly” in Japan, has started the cross-continent tour starting from New York. This tour is the North American promotional tour for the second EP distributed in the States “When the Devil Rises”, and this 15-show tour is their first large-scale tour. The first place to land was on “Webster Hall The Studio” in New York. The venue was packed with New Yorkers as well as Japanese fans... Read More

June 13, 2014

[Live report] MAN WITH A MISSION, “The ultimate thanks and gratitude” – “JAPAN NIGHT” DAY 2

“SAYONARA KOKURITSU KYOGIJO FINAL WEEK JAPAN NIGHT” is the last music event to be held at the National Stadium (KOKURITSU KYOGIJO). The first night of the event was called “Yell for Japan”. The second night was called “Japan to the World”, and showcased four Japanese artists who are popular overseas. SEKAI NO OWARI, Perfume, MAN WITH A MISSION, and L’Arc-en-Ciel, were chosen for as these artists. Here, we will bring you the live report for the MAN WITH... Read More

June 12, 2014

MAN WITH A MISSION Got a Song Placed in BMW TV Commercial Right Before US Tour!!

MAN WITH A MISSION ended their solo show as a big success on May 31st , and from June 11th, one of their songs will be aired in a TV commercial of a major automobile company, BMW’s 4 series Gran Coupe. The tie-in song is “babylon”, one of the main songs from their latest concept album“Tales of Purefly”, and the edgy sound goes perfect with the cool image of BMW Gran Coupe. You can check out the commercial on TV as well as on BMW JAPAN’s official website. It’s... Read More

June 2, 2014

MAN WITH A MISSION Having a American & Request Tour

MAN WITH A MISSION will hold a US Tour “NORTH AMERICAN TOUR 2014” in June, and a national Tour “PLAY WHAT U WANT TOUR” in October. This tour was announced during the performance of “Tales of Purefly Tour 2014” in International Exhibition Center in 1~3rd Hall of Makuhari Messe in Chiba the other day on May 31st.. The US tour is planned to be held in a total of 14 venues starting from the New York in on June 18th. MAN WITH A MISSION will also release the 2nd tracks... Read More

May 30, 2014

Another Great success of JAPAN NIGHT 2nd Day “JAPAN to the World”

The epic first day of “SAYONARA NATIONAL OLYMPIC STADIUM – FINAL WEEK JAPAN NIGHT”, the final music event at National Olympic Stadium, ended as a great success on May 28th. And for the 2nd day, under the concept of “Introducing Japanese music to the world”, total of four internationally active bands including SEKAI NO OWARI, Perfume, MAN WITH A MISSION, and L’Arc-en-Ciel performed. Opening act was MAN WITH A MISSION. They literally roared with aggressive guitar... Read More

May 30, 2014

The great success of JAPAN NIGHT 1st Day “Yell For Japan”

The first day of “SAYONARA NATIONAL OLYMPIC STADIUM – FINAL WEEK JAPAN NIGHT”, the final music event at National Olympic Stadium, ended as a great success. It’s held for two days on May 28 & 29. The first day’s entitled “YELL FOR JAPAN” and it drew 50,000 Japanese music fans, making the night a historic event in Japanese music history. Nine popular Japanese acts, including Sukima Switch, FUNKY KATO, Naoto Inti Raymi, Kaori Kishitani, The Gospellers,... Read More