November 4, 2013

VAMPS’ career-spanning overseas debut album “SEX BLOOD ROCK N’ ROLL” is now ready!!

VAMPS, Japan’s most daring rock duo formed by HYDE (L’Arc~en~Ciel) and K.A.Z (Oblivion Dust) have recently celebrated charting in at 3rd place in the Oricon Weekly Charts with their most recent single “AHEAD/REPLAY”. “SEX BLOOD ROCK N’ ROLL” is VAMPS’ overseas debut album. HYDE commented, “This album isn’t just a compilation of our previous releases. We’ve newly recorded some of the instrumental parts, re-recorded the vocals for each track with entirely... Read More

October 8, 2013

VAMPS is back again to the U.S in L.A. and N.Y. after 3 years

VAMPS, already announced European tour, will perform at venues in U.S. in Dec. They are going on the tour overseas with the best album “SEX BLOOD ROCK N’ ROLL”, released Sep.25. The performance in U.S. The will be Dec.4 at House of Blues in L.A. and Dec.8 at Roseland Ballroom. The last time VAMPS performed in U.S. was “VAMPS LIVE 2010 BEAST WORLD TOUR” 3 years ago. VAMPS U.S. tour 2013 Dec.4 (Wed.) House of Blues West Hollywood, CA 2013 Dec.8... Read More

October 3, 2013

London performance for the VAMPS European Tour to be aired live in Japan, Taiwan and Hong Kong

“VAMPS LIVE 2013 in LONDON”, the live performance by VAMPS at the O2 Academy Islington in London, will be broadcast live from the UK on October 7th (Local Time) at movie theaters in Japan as well as in Hong Kong and Taiwan. This London performance will mark the final crowning performance by VAMPS on their European tour. Expect to experience the energetic performance of VAMPS on the big screen. Check the VAMPS page on the Live Viewing Japan website for theater locations. LIVE... Read More

September 9, 2013

VAMPS Digital Release “AHEAD / REPLAY” & EUROPE TOUR 2013

On July 3rd, the rock band VAMPS, formed by HYDE (L’Arc~en~Ciel) and K.A.Z (Oblivion Dust), have released “ⒶHEAD/REPLAY”, their first single since signing with Universal Music. In the 5 years since VAMPS’ formation in 2008, they have released 8 singles and 2 albums, as well as playing more than 250 live gigs both in Japan and overseas. Their highly acclaimed performances had them playing in North and South America, Europe and Asia as part of their previous world tour,... Read More

September 2, 2013

VAMPS’ career-spanning overseas debut album “SEX BLOOD ROCK N’ ROLL” is now ready!! 2013.9.25. OUT

VAMPS, the rock duo formed by HYDE (L’Arc~en~Ciel) and K.A.Z (Oblivion Dust) have recently celebrated charting in at 3rd place in the Oricon Weekly Charts with their most recent single “AHEAD/REPLAY”. “SEX BLOOD ROCK N’ ROLL” will be VAMPS’ overseas debut album. HYDE commented, “This album isn’t just a compilation of our previous releases. We’ve newly recorded some of the instrumental parts, re-recorded the vocals for each track with entirely English lyrics,... Read More

June 21, 2013

VAMPS / J-MUSIC LIVE VIEWING 2013

J-MUSIC LIVE VIEWING 2013 Live Viewing Japan Inc announced to start the project named “J-MUSIC LIVE VIEWING 2013”, which is to show Japanese artistes music contents at movie theaters and live houses worldwide from July, 2013. At “J-MUSIC LIVE VIEWING 2013”, fans all around the world gather at the venue to enjoy the best performance of Japanese top artistes with a big screen and good sound. With experienced J-MUSIC practically, we wish to expend local fans base though... Read More

June 14, 2013

VAMPS to stream their “2DAYS” live event to fans worldwide, direct from DiverCity in Odaiba

VAMPS will kick off their “VAMPS LIVE 2013″ tour from June 28, and their performance at Zepp DiverCity TOKYO—slated for July 6 and 7—will be streamed to theaters within and outside of Japan for a global live viewing event. The performance slated for the sixth will be broadcast live in Japan, China and Taiwan, while the performance slated for the seventh will be shown in the US, Spain, Germany, and Singapore in addition to Japan, China and Taiwan for a total of... Read More

April 15, 2013

VAMPS has released profile pictures for the new artist and has opened a long awaited official Facebook page

VAMPS has released profile pictures for the new artist. These pictures were taken during the , where there were a total of 49 performances, at the ZEPP NAMBA venue. If you look closely at these pictures you can see that HYDE and K.A.Z.’s reflections look like they are in liquid form. Their costume, unified in a monotone look, gives the red liquid in the glass a very fresh impression. They announced the release of their long awaited official Facebook page. This shows... Read More

February 20, 2013

VAMPS / Way to World Debut in Hands with Live Nation

Universal Music and Delicious Deli Records are proud to announce a new international partnership with Japanese supergroup VAMPS. Having already released two best-selling albums in Japan and established a rapidly growing live following in Asia, Europe, North America and South America, 2013 promises to be the year that VAMPS become the biggest Japanese band in history and break out into the global market. VAMPS have also announced a new deal with Live Nation to further build their... Read More

January 1, 2011

OBLIVION DUST

An alternative rock band who debuted with the single “SUCKER” in 1997. Their music is of diverse nature, employing both Japanese and English in their lyrics and mixing digital and acoustic sounds. Their diversity is a key element to their popularity. The band once broke up in 2001, but got back together with the lineup of KEN LLOYD (Vo.), K.A.Z (Gt.), and RIKJI (B.). In 2008, released their first album in 7 years, named “OBLIVION DUST”. The band went into low activity... Read More