SCANDAL Charged With Theme Song for “Pokémon” Film

It has been announced that SCANDAL will do the theme song for the Toho film roadshow “Pokémon the Movie XY: Diancie and the Cocoon of Destruction.” In 2013, Ikimonogakari did the theme song for the series, but SCANDAL is in charge of the theme song for the new film. All the members of SCANDAL are huge fans of Pokémon. Pokémon is the first game RINA (Dr&Vo) ever received, and the first film that RINA and MAMI (G&Vo) ever went to the theater to see was... Read More

Artwork for SCANDAL’s New Single, “Departure”

As previously announced, SCANDAL will release their new single, “Departure,” on April 23. They have now released the single’s cover artwork. The image of four members standing in front of a blank wall in the artist photos is also striking. “Departure,” produced by Seiji Kameda, is a perfect song for the season when the cherry blossoms begin to bloom. It depicts the idea of fighting to move forward just one step at a time. The CD jacket features the... Read More

T.M. Revolution / Scandal, split-single release

PS3 software, “Sengoku BASARA 4”, will be released on January 23, 2014. T.M. Revolution will do the opening theme, and SCANDAL will do the ending theme. The software will be joined by a split single “COUNT ZERO / Runners High ~Sengoku BASARA 4 EP”, which will be released on February 12. This split-single came about from the fact that T.M. Revolution and SCANDAL are on the same label. The first song will be T.M. Revolution’s “COUNT ZERO”, and the second song will... Read More

<KAWAii!!MATSURi> Time Table Announced.

The timetable for <KAWAii!! MATSURi> held at Tokyo Taiikukan(Tokyo Metropolitan Gymnasium) has been announced on the official website. <KAWAii!! MATSURi> is the one and only event that draws attention from the world market for being the heaven for Japanese Pop Cultures including, Harajuku fashion Aomoji Kei (Street Casual), Idol, and Anime songs The first day focuses on Anime song and Idol performances, called “MATSURi DA TOKYO!!”. It will be like a music festival... Read More

SCANDAL Collaborates with Robot to Captivate the World with New Song

It has been revealed that the “Robot-Scandal” project, in which SCANDAL will perform in collaboration with a robot, is set to launch. This project will broadcast their new content to the world from Grand Front Osaka, a commercial complex opening on April 26 in the Umekita district of Osaka. The song and music video for the project will be made featuring SCANDAL performing together with Robi, a humanoid robot developed by roboticist Tomotaka Takahashi. The girls will... Read More

SCANDAL Kicks Off Their Asia Tour from Jakarta with 2,000 Enthusiastic Fans

On March 13 (Wed), SCANDAL held the first performance of their Asia Tour, “SCANDAL LIVE IN JAKARTA 2013,” at the Tennis Indoor Senayan in Jakarta, Indonesia. The band will be holding a total of four performances during the Asia Tour, visiting the three countries of Indonesia, Singapore and Thailand. For their first performance held on March 13 (Wed) at the Tennis Indoor Senayan, 2,000 fans gathered in anticipation of SCANDAL’s one-band live show in Indonesia.... Read More

Japanese Pop Culture Festival, “KAWAII MATSURI” , coming up in TOKYO!!

Japanese Pop Culture Festival, “KAWAII MATSURI” ,coming up in TOKYO!! Japanese Pop Culture Festival, “KAWAII MATSURI” will be held on 20th& 21st of April, for the first time in Tokyo. Musicians, singers, fashion models, perfomers…. Many iconic artists those who represent all genre of Japanese Pop culture will be taking part in this special event. “KAWAII”, a Japanese adjective meaning “cute” “ lovely” “adorable”, is now known all over the world and... Read More

SCANDAL / New album topped Oricon Daily Single Ranking!!

Popular girls band SCANDAL’s latest album “ENCORE SHOW“, which was released on February 6th, topped Oricon daily single ranking on the release date. Throughout their career, this is the first time for the band to rank as No.1.Their album got off to an excellent start. SCANDAL members were delighted with this news and commented on their twitter as follows: @scandal_haruna (Vo.&Gt. HARUNA twitter account) We, the non stopping girls band is now to begin!! Thanks to you... Read More

SCANDAL / Performed solo concert for the first time in Malaysia! Announced to have South East Asia Tour next spring!

Popular girls band SCANDAL performed solo concert at KL Live, Malaysia, for the first time on Dec.1(Sat). SCANDAL had received a passionate approach from Malaysia and this concert was realized. SCANDAL had tie-ins with lots of popular TV animation as the theme songs and taking advantage of it, they had two-day shows in Singapore last year. They ranked #1 at retail chain store, HMV Singapore’s J-pop/K-pop chart last September. Currently their song “Satisfaction” is used... Read More

SCANDAL /Two hundred thousand people from 30 countries frenzied at free live concert!

A girls-band SCANDAL released their 4th album “Queens are trumps- Kirifuda Wa Queen-” on Sep 26th charting #2 at Oricon(Japanese Billboard) daily ranking in the first day. This is their highest album ranking on Oricon daily chart ever in their history. Their catchy songs, charming looks and aggressive live performance have been attracting many fans and the band is spreading in its popularity. SCANDAL will be performing at Osaka Castle Hall (capacity of 16000),a large venue... Read More