April 10, 2014

Starmarie Covers “1/3 no Junjou na Kanjou” at <Japan Night Tour> New York Concert

The idol group who began their official international advance, Starmarie, held their show at KITTING FACTORY, a live music bar in New York, on the night of March 16. As the first idol group to ever perform there, they entertained the local fans. Starmarie also performed at the biggest music showcase event in the world, SXSW (South by South-West), held in Austin, Texas, on March 11. They costarred with such big-name artists including YOSHIKI and Lady Gaga. The crowd went wild... Read More

February 10, 2014

Starmarie, to Perform at Japan Nite at SXSW in Texas and New York

Starmarie is confirmed to perform at SXSW 2014 in Texas and for a related tour event Japan Nite US Tour 2014 in New York. Starmarie played at Anime Expo in Los Angeles in 2013 and also at Best of Anime in the Philippines. Currently about 70% of the fans who visit their Facebook page are from oversea. With much support from their local and global fans, Starmarie is proud to be performing for the showcase at SXSW 2014. The group announced about their upcoming participation in... Read More

December 13, 2013

Starmarie confirmed to appear in <SXSW 2014>

It’s been confirmed that in 2014 Starmarie will be making an appearance in the world’s largest music convention, <SXSW 2014 (South by Southwest)>, taking place in Texas, US. In 2013, Starmarie is an idol group that has actively held performances not only in Japan, but at overseas events such as <Best of Anime> and <Anime Expo>. This same Starmarie will be performing at the <SXSW Music Festival>, which is scheduled to take place from March 11-16 of 2014. They... Read More

September 3, 2013

Starmarie to perform in <Best of Anime> in the Philippines

It’s been confirmed that Starmarie, who look as if they’ve just leaped out of the storybook of a fantasy world, will be performing on stage during which will take place on 9/14 and 9/15 in the Philippines. Although Starmarie has just recently held a guest performance in the largest North American anime convention, which took place in Los Angeles, California in July, they’ve already got their next show abroad scheduled. The event itself will take place 9/14 and 9/15... Read More

August 21, 2013

Starmarie Documentary Footage from <Anime Expo 2013> Released

Starmarie, who look as if they’ve just jumped out of a fairy-tale book and sing a cross between lighthearted songs and songs of despair and with fantasy as their concept, took the stage as guests of the 2013 Los Angeles Anime Expo 2013, the largest anime convention in North America. The group performed as the live guest performers for one of the Anime Expo events on July 5-6, the fashion show that introduces Japanese brands, in front of an audience of approximately 800 local... Read More

September 24, 2012

Starmarie / Release on iTunes & Preparing for Overseas Stages

In preparation for overseas stages, Starmarie’s “Mitsuboshi Restaurant/Paul kara no shoutaijou” has been released on iTunes. A free magazine featuring Starmarie was distributed in Los Angeles, USA at the end of July. Many of the readers who became interested in the photos of this group with fascinating visual images viewed Starmarie’s music clip on YouTube and downloaded “Mitsuboshi Restaurant/Paul kara no shoutaijou.” Many have become their fans already and left... Read More

January 1, 2011


Formed in 2008, STARMARIE is a five-girl idol group whose dark fantasy aesthetic, cute looks, and catchy dance moves are part of their charm. STARMARIE consists of Hiroka Matsuzaki, Makoto Nakane, Nozomi Kishita, Shino Takamori, and Kaede Watanabe. They have performed overseas in the United States, Philippines, and Taiwan, and are performing in Tokyo, Sapporo, Taiwan, Hamamatsu, Indonesia, Osaka, the Philippines, and Nagoya on their Asia Tour. STARMARIE are brand ambassadors... Read More