Monthly Archive: July 2017

Jul 31 2017

Gacharic Spin’s Nenne announces graduation

Gacharic Spin’s Performer #3, Nenne, has announced her graduation from the all-girl Japanese rock group. The news was published on the band’s website earlier today. In the spring of this year she suspended all activities with the band due to a hearing issue and pursued treatment. Ultimately she has decided to move on and choose …

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Jul 31 2017

Silent Siren adds California dates to 5th Anniversary World Tour

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Girls rock band Silent Siren will perform two shows in California during their 5th Anniversary World Tour “Shinsekai – The New World”, in addition to concerts in Taiwan, Hong Kong, and Indonesia. Sep 23 – Music Zone @ E-Max (Hong Kong) Sep 24 – Music Zone @ E-Max (Hong Kong) Sep 30 – Upper Room …

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Jul 31 2017

Vexent previews first full album Victim

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Visual kei band Vexent has delivered a preview digest of their upcoming album Victim, due for release August 2.

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Jul 26 2017

SCANDAL – Interview (2017)

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SCANDAL Interview by Todd Nelson Translation by Tomoko Fukushima and Victor Boggio July 26, 2017 The current tour has been your largest yet, 53 shows covering all 47 prefectures in Japan. It has been fun following your tour experiences that you have shared on social media. For each of you, what has been your favorite …

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Jul 26 2017

BRIDEAR to tour Europe with Silver Lining Tour 2017

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Girls rock band BRIDEAR will hit Europe in September and October for their “Silver Lining Tour 2017″, launching September 27 in London. Check out the concert dates and the band’s video message below.

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Jul 26 2017

Wagakki Band to release new single Ame Nochi Kanjyo Ron

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International sensation Wagakki Band has announced the release of their new single “Ame Nochi Kanjyo Ron”, due for release September 6. “Ame Nochi Kanjyo Ron” comes in 3 editions, with trading cards, extra songs, a music video, and live concert footage. Fan club members get access to a special VR edition with content to be …

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Jul 25 2017

Swinging Popsicle spreads Joy at special one-man live

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Swinging Popsicle held an intimate, limited-access one-man live at Tokyo’s Mona Records on July 22, 2017. The concert featured some of the band’s most popular hits from their two decades together, and fans received a special venue-only CD single featured a re-recording of the band’s debut single “Joy Of Living”, first released twenty years ago …

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Jul 20 2017

Kisida Kyodan’s Ichigo – Interview (2017)

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Kisida Kyodan’s Ichigo Interview by Todd Nelson July 20, 2017 Ichigo is the vocalist and one of the lyricists for the band Kisida Kyodan & The Akebosi Rockets. The band started out as a doujin band creating original songs as well as material associated with the Touhou Project. As a doujin band they have quite …

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