Monthly Archive: September 2017

Sep 27 2017

Best J-Rock on Spotify: HIGH and MIGHTY COLOR – good bye

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Today’s best J-Rock track on Spotify: HIGH and MIGHTY COLOR – good bye

Sep 24 2017

LOVEBITES unleash Shadowmaker music video

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Japanese power metal heroines LOVEBITES have unleashed the ferocious first music video taken from their debut album AWAKENING FROM ABYSS ahead of its October 27, 2017 CD release in the UK and Europe via JPU Records. “Shadowmaker” portrays the women thrashing through six minutes of metal madness, highlighted by a blistering guitar battle between midori …

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Sep 21 2017

GALNERYUS – Ultimate Sacrifice (MV)

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Japanese heavy metal legends GALNERYUS are ready for war in their music video for “Ultimate Sacrifice”. Their new album of the same name drops September 27th.

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Sep 21 2017

Yoshiki chosen to headline 10-hour long Music Station Ultra Fes 2017

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Backed by a live orchestra, Yoshiki was invited to perform the closing song at TV Asahi’s “Music Station Ultra Fes 2017″ on Monday, September 18th. Playing a special arrangement of the X Japan masterpiece, “Forever Love ‘Life, Death, and Love…’ Piano with Orchestra Version”, which was prepared specifically for this day, Yoshiki brought an emotional …

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Sep 16 2017

DOLL$BOXX – New mini album arrives November 8th

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DOLL$BOXX hinted that something new would be coming from them at their reunion show in February earlier this year. The band has now revealed more details on their website. A yet to be titled mini album comprised of 5 songs will be released on November 8th. There will be two versions: a regular edition and …

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Sep 15 2017

Yoshiki announces We Are X European promotion tour

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Passion Pictures and X Japan have announced that the critically acclaimed film WE ARE X about Japan’s most successful rock band of all time will be released theatrically across Europe this October.

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Sep 15 2017

Miyavi announces Samurai Sessions vol.2

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Miyavi has announced the upcoming release of SAMURAI SESSIONS vol. 2, a collaboration album featuring appearances by HYDE, EXILE SHOKICHI, m-flo’s MC VERBAL, Daichi Miura, and more. SAMURAI SESSIONS vol. 2 is scheduled for release on November 8th, with a special edition that includes a music video for “Dancing With My Fingers” (featuring Daichi Miura) …

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Sep 14 2017

Best J-Rock on Spotify: DAZZLE VISION – Child be found of…

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Today’s best J-Rock track on Spotify: DAZZLE VISION – Child be found of…

Sep 14 2017

VAMPS – Break Free lyric video

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VAMPS have released the official lyric video for their song “Break Free” from their new album UNDERWORLD.

Sep 11 2017

Yoshiki makes surprise appearance at Vogue Fashion’s Night Out 2017

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On September 9, 2017, YOSHIKI made a special guest appearance during the opening ceremonies of VOGUE FASHION’S NIGHT OUT 2017, sponsored by Condé Nast Japan. The surprise performance was kept secret until 1 hour before the event, when YOSHIKI made the announcement on his official Instagram.

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