JRock247 features reviews, interviews, and commentary for Japanese rock, punk, metal, hardcore, visual kei, and indies.
About our writers:
David Cirone is the founder of RESONANCE Media, specializing in promotion and management services for Japanese music artists. Since 2006, David has worked with multiple major and indie J-Rock and J-Pop artists including X Japan, ONE OK ROCK, Man With A Mission, MAXIMUM THE HORMONE, Hatsune Miku, SILENT SIREN, Kamen Joshi, exist†trace, BAND-MAID, Gacharic Spin, HIGH and MIGHTY COLOR, girugamesh, LM.C, DAZZLE VISION, URBANGARDE, ketchup mania, Budo Grape, Swinging Popsicle, Morning Musume, May’n, FUDANJUKU, BABYMETAL, Hangry & Angry, and Berryz Kobo.
Nhu Nguyen is a Californian who used to sell knives, but deep down, always found words were much sharper. You can find her writing on JRock247.com, NekoPOP.com, and DramaFever.com. Feel free to follow her on Twitter (link: https://twitter.com/deejaytora).
Jen Wang is a lab tech from Texas and a former writer for Askew and Purple SKY. She spends her free time composing poetry and blogging about Japan, action sports, and burlesque.
Michelle Minikhiem has been living in the Kansai area of Japan since 2013. Formerly of JRockRevolution and Nippon Project, she loves constant challenge of arranging and creating promotional news coverage for Japanese artists. When she isn’t doing that, she’s working to try and improve her N2-level Japanese or listening to comedy and video game podcasts.
Todd Nelson is an IT Specialist residing in Texas. He has a passion For Japanese music, J-Rock and J-Metal in particular, and aspires to introduce others to the artists that create
this exceptional music through news articles, live reports, and interviews.
Interested in writing for JRock247?
– Share your passion for your favorite J-Rock artists
– Access to major J-Pop artists for interviews and new music
– Official press credentials for concerts and events
– Re-post your articles on your own blog or website
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