Monthly Archive: October 2017

Oct 30 2017

Yoko Hamasaki – Interview (2017)

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Yoko Hamasaki Interview by David Cirone October 30, 2017 It’s been over a year since the release of Yoko Hamasaki’s second solo album, Blue Forest, and both the album and performer are still going strong, with even more solo events announced in Japan and increased attention from overseas fans. J-Rock fans have been privy to …

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Oct 29 2017

DatuRΛ to Make US Debut at Tokyo in Tulsa 2018

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Visual kei band DatuRΛ will make their US performance debut at Tokyo in Tulsa 2018, presented by Chaotic Harmony Imports. Tokyo in Tulsa (TnT) will be held July 13-15, 2018 in Tulsa, Oklahoma at the Cox Business Center and DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel Tulsa Downtown. While at Tokyo in Tulsa, DatuRΛ will hold a live …

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Oct 27 2017

Yoshiki returns to Paris to complete whirlwind European promotion tour

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X JAPAN leader YOSHIKI returned to Paris, France, on October 24th for his final day of a marathon tour promoting the European premiere of award-winning documentary, We Are X. YOSHIKI will immediately return to Japan to appear at the HALLOWEEN PARTY 2017 concert event at Makuhari Messe on October 29th presented by VAMPS. Next week, …

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Oct 25 2017

Best J-Rock on Spotify: Melt-Banana – Cat Brain Land

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Today’s best J-Rock track on Spotify: Melt-Banana – Cat Brain Land

Oct 24 2017

NOAH (ex Avanchick) Announces New Solo Project And Tour

  Former Avanchick vocalist NOAH has announced a new solo project, featuring a plethora of support members from various bands, including Hyu-ga from Avanchick. Main Support Artists: Guitar: Noburin Bass: RuRu (ex. ALIVE) Drums: Hyu-ga (ex. Avanchick) Additional Support Artists: Guitar: Hikarito (Aiolin) Guitar: Yua (ex. iNSOMNiA) Guitar: Rogiwo Bass: Reisu (Aiolin) Guest Artists: Vocal: masaya (ex. BLESSCODE)

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Oct 21 2017

vistlip reaches out to overseas fans on Facebook

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Visual kei rock band vistlip has announced they will start sending more love to overseas fans via their official Facebook page. “Since our early days we’ve had fans abroad and I feel that they’ve been greatly supporting us. That’s why we would like to widen our circle, so please support us,” said vocalist Tomo.

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Oct 17 2017

SILENT SIREN rocks Taipei, continues world tour in L.A. in December

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Following live performances in Hong Kong and Indonesia in September, Japanese girls rock band SILENT SIREN completed the Asian leg of their SILENT SIREN WORLD TOUR 2017 “The New World” in Taipei, Tawian, on October 4th. SILENT SIREN (“SaiSai”) delighted longtime fans with hits “Stella☆”, “Joshikou Sensou”, and “Cherry Bomb”, plus new songs receiving their …

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Oct 12 2017

YOSHIKI Donates $100,000.00 To Help Displaced Hurricane Victims Through MusiCares

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On October 9, 2017, YOSHIKI donated $100,000.00 to help get immediate aid to hurricane victims in the United States and its territories. YOSHIKI delivered the check in New York to MusiCares®, a charity of the Recording Academy™ via Jennifer Leff, LCSW Senior Director, Health & Human Services. The donation will be funded immediately to MusiCares’s …

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Oct 10 2017

VAMPS – Interview (Oct 2017)

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VAMPS Interview by Nhu Nguyen October 10, 2017 VAMPS is one of the hardest working groups in the music industry. They love what they do and they love their fans, so they tour like crazy. (Not sure where they get all their energy from, but maybe it’s from all the blood-sucking). Just minutes before rocking …

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Oct 08 2017

Best J-Rock on Spotify: lynch. – Devil

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Today’s best J-Rock track on Spotify: lynch. – Devil

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