January 28, 2015

Japan Nite Showcase Set To Celebrate 20 Years At SXSW 2015

This year marks the 20th anniversary of Japan Nite, an annual showcase bringing artists from all corners of Japan to Austin. It has been a SXSW fixture since 1996, and has featured big-name Japanese acts such as Bonnie Pink, The Pillows and Chatmonchy along with dozens of artists hailing from across many genres. To celebrate two decades at SXSW, moumoon, The fin., QUORUM, TsuShiMaMiRe, Pirates Canoe, Samurai Dynamites and Mahoshojo-ni-naritai will perform at the Friday, March... Read More

January 1, 2011


With classic rock as base, the hard rock band whose average is only 22 (as of January 2014), saw instant success with their excellent skills and musicality. After every member experienced playing for numerous bands, the band was formed in 2013. Ingenious riff work and guitar composition, technical and cerebral rhythms, and vocals praised as the “voice of God” are some of the highlights of their sound. The vocalist Shintaro Namioka is a current student at The University of... Read More