September 11, 2014

Japan’s Biggest Halloween Music Event! VAMPS Presents “HALLOWEEN PARTY 2014” Coming Back to Tokyo and Kobe!

The scary party season in back! Amazing artists will be performing in special costumes only once a year for this Japan’s biggest Halloween music event. Don’t miss the darkest and cutest halloween live performances. NEXUS Ticketing Center will be offering service for international fans for 2014. HALLOWEEN PARTY 2014 Date/Venue October 17th(Fri) 18th (Sat) and 19th (Sun) 2014 Makuhari Messe International Convention Complex 9・10・11Hall October 17th Open:5PM Start:6:30PM October... Read More

August 6, 2014

Nico Nico Monopoly Live Broadcast MUCC vs SID Two Man Live

It was announced that the image of MUCC and SID’s Two Man Live in Zepp Namba on August 20 will be Live broadcasted by Nico Nico. MUCC is currently holding 6 types of tour, a total of 55 Live Project during a period of 7 months. In the final part of this tour, “Episode 6. ‘ARMAGEDDON’”, they will hold Two Man Lives with different artist every time, such as Kishidan, BUCK-TICK, and MICHAEL. MUCC and SID has performed together at the time they were in the agent they belong... Read More

September 18, 2013

HYDE’s Exclusive Halloween-Only Band “HALLOWEEN JUNKY ORCHESTRA” Releases 2013 Version

HALLOWEEN JUNKY ORCHESTRA is the exclusive Halloween-only band formed by HYDE. “HALLOWEEN PARTY”, the Halloween song created at one of the biggest Halloween live events in Japan featured a full lineup of big-name artists. It has been announced that the 2013 version of the song will be released. The new single will feature a new version of “HALLOWEEN PARTY”, the 2012 release song that marked more than 100,000 copies in sales. The new version will feature HYDE as the only... Read More

April 30, 2013

SID and flumpool Global Live Performance From Singapore! “J-ROCK MATTERS presented by BARKS”

◆ flumpool and SID will perform at “Music Matters 2013” “Music Matters 2013”, which lines up with “MIDEM” and “SXSW” as the top international music trade fairs, will be held at the Clark Quay “The Ritz Carlton Singapore” in Singapore from May 21st ~ May 25th, 2013. Music from Canada, Australia, Korea, UK, Singapore, Taiwan, Malaysia, the Philippines, and etc. will be featured at this international music conference in which from Japan flumpool and SID will... Read More

December 7, 2012

SID’s Mao launches mail-order sales of the book, “The Aesthetics of Single-Stroke Drawing 2,” to domestic and international markets

The sequel to the extremely popular book, “The Aesthetics of Single-Stroke Drawing,” by SID member Mao has been released!! Featuring entries 34 through 66, originally published serially in the music magazine, “PATi PATi,” “The Aesthetics of Single-Stroke Drawing 2” will hit the shores of Taiwan, as per Mao’s request. Filled with photographs that capture Mao while he’s chilling out without makeup, this sequel is replete with new travel reports... Read More

November 28, 2012

SID / Successful Lives in Taiwan, First Step to World Stage

After their grand nationwide tour of 42 lives in Japan which attracted a total audience of 100,000, SID took a great step towards the world stage with their live held on 11/17&18 in Taiwan. Despite the fact this was SID’s very first time to visit Taiwan, there was a crowd of more than 400 fans waiting at the airport to welcome the members. Such warm welcome by the fans was another proof of SID’s popularity in Taiwan in addition to their live tickets being sold out within... Read More

August 31, 2012

SID / First Live in Taiwan!

SID announced their very first live in Taiwan [TOUR 2012 “M&W” extra]. This Taiwan live will take place at ATT Show Box on 11/17/2012, after SID’s domestic tour [TOUR 2012 “M&W”] starting in September. Live Information: [TOUR 2012″M&W” extra] Date: 11/17/2012(Sat) Venue: ATT Show Box / Taiwan Official Website: Blog: mao shinji yuya... Read More

June 18, 2012

L’Arc~en~Ciel / Worldwide Digital Release of “L’Arc~en~Ciel Tribute”

“L’Arc~en~Ciel Tribute” with a brilliant lineup of participating artists will be available for download in 24 countries around the world! Along with digital releases in Asia, North/South Americas, Europe and Australia, this tribute album will be released in a CD package in Asian countries including Taiwan, Korea, Thailand, Indonesia and Hong Kong. Moreover, PVs of ‘Caress of Venus’ by Hemenway and ‘Driver’s High’ by TOTALFAT are uploaded on YouTube. With... Read More

May 11, 2012

Release of “L’Arc~en~Ciel TRIBUTE” on 6/13!!

An additional announcement was made for L’Arc~en~Ciel’s tribute album “L’Arc~en~Ciel TRIBUTE,” to be released on 6/13/2012, that 4 Japanese artist groups will participate in this album as well. The initial announcement revealed a brilliant lineup of world famous artists including Orianthi, Boyz II Men, TLC and ZEBRAHEAD. In addition, SID, TOTALFAT, Hemenway and POLYSICS will now join the lineup for bonus tracks. Don’t miss out on this historical... Read More

January 1, 2011


Members: Mao (vocal), Shinji (guitar), Aki (bass), Yuya (drums) Formed in 2003, SID made their major debut with a single “Monokuro no Kiss” in 10/2008. During the same year, the tickets for their Budokan were sold out in 2 minutes. In 2009, they released a single “Uso” in April and their very 1st major album “hikari” in July in which each ranked #2 on Oricon Chart, the highest Oricon ranking in SID’s history. With these two releases and their rankings, SID rapidly... Read More