Someone finally managed to lock up Piggy Banks’ Yoko Yazawa for all of 5 seconds in the band’s new highway-cruising jam “Shuibuduba Inn”.
June 2017 archive
Jun 28 2017
Jun 27 2017
Japanese all-female visual kei band exist†trace performed the third show of their solo concert series at Ebisu Club Aim on June 19, titled “THE URGE BLUE”. “The 19th Challenge” series is exist†trace’s 2017 project to connect them with their fans through extended live shows on the band’s special day, the 19th of each month.
Jun 26 2017
MIYAVI 15th Anniversary Live NEO TOKYO 15 Shibuya WWW 6/25/2017
Jun 24 2017
X Japan leader Yoshiki will host a special screening of the documentary film We Are X at Anime Expo on July 2. In his first USA public appearance since his surgery last month, Yoshiki will participate in a live Q&A with fans to discuss the award-winning film and the past, present, and future of X …
Jun 22 2017
Yoshiki reveals details of the upcoming tour and discusses his state of mind following his operation: “This was Hide and Taiji’s dream… a comeback was the only choice.” Yoshiki made a sudden return to Japan on June 20th (Tuesday), and held a press conference in Tokyo. During the press conference, Yoshiki personally revealed details of …
Jun 20 2017
LAST MAY JAGUAR Ready for… Review by Aleksey Chernoyarov Ready For … The first song reminded me a little of Finnish metal bands — there is something northern in the sound of this song. At the same time this song has a Japanese spirit and definitely a Japanese chorus. I really like the sound of …
Jun 18 2017
URBANGARDE frontman and chief provocateur Temma Matsunaga has released the music video for “Love Harassment” from his upcoming self-titled solo album, due for release July 26. The limited edition of the album will include the music video and a short film.
Jun 17 2017
Kamijo has revealed the high-fashion cover images for all three editions of his upcoming single “mademoiselle”, due for release September 27. Available in a regular edition and two separate DVD combos, each edition contains exclusive extras such as “Urei no Hana ga Tsuzuru Ai (LAREINE self-cover), music videos for “mademoiselle” and “Castrato” and behind-the-scenes concert …
Jun 17 2017
Aldious Unlimited Diffusion Review by Aleksey Chernoyarov Utopia This song is definitely epic metal. “Utopia” is something perfect, something that we can imagine, but we can not achieve. This song reflects this concept very well. There is a wonderful epic tune set by guitars, fantastic notes played by lead guitar and vocals that turns it …
Jun 17 2017
Esprit D’Air has just announced a 7-stop UK tour to celebrate the release of their upcoming album Constellations due to be released digitally on June 30 and hitting the retail shelves the following week.