Nhu Nguyen

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Date registered: November 23, 2012

Latest posts

  1. LANTANA to rock America for the first time at KATSUCON 2019 — March 20, 2018
  2. Miyavi releases special digital single Long Nights-World Mix — March 16, 2018
  3. The GazettE unleashes Falling MV from NINTH — March 14, 2018
  4. SILENT SIREN rocks L.A. with idol style (Live Report) — December 11, 2017
  5. VAMPS – Interview (Oct 2017) — October 10, 2017

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  2. DAZZLE VISION – Interview (2012) — 1 comment

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Mar 20 2018

LANTANA to rock America for the first time at KATSUCON 2019

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Visual kei band LANTANA will perform in America for the first time at KATSUCON 2019 -– yes, you read that correctly: 2019. The 3-day convention will take place at the Gaylord National Resort & Convention in National Harbor, MD from Feb. 14-17, 2019. Along with the concert, convention-goers will be able to get to know …

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Mar 16 2018

Miyavi releases special digital single Long Nights-World Mix

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Guitarist and singer Miyavi has announced the release of a special digital single available to download now on iTunes and to stream on Spotify: “Long Nights-World Mix”. “Releasing ‘Long Nights’, this track means a lot to me,” Miyavi said on his Facebook page. “[It is] the first track I wrote after I came back from …

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Mar 14 2018

The GazettE unleashes Falling MV from NINTH

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The GazettE released some bloody good news (and a bloody music video alongside): their ninth album – the aptly-titled NINTH – will be out on June 13, 2018. It will be nearly 3 years since their previous album DOGMA, making this the longest wait the visual kei elites have put fans through. The band’s official …

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Dec 11 2017

SILENT SIREN rocks L.A. with idol style (Live Report)

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SILENT SIREN Musicians Institute Concert Hall, December 1, 2017 Live Report by Nhu Nguyen Photos by Emi Nguyen SILENT SIREN may call themselves an idol group, but not many idols can truly rock out like these ladies did at Musician’s Institute in L.A. on December 1st. Playing their instruments with precision and smiles, they can …

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Oct 10 2017

VAMPS – Interview (Oct 2017)


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 07 2017

VAMPS takes LA to the Underworld at The Roxy (Live Report)

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VAMPS The Roxy, September 26, 2017 Concert review by Nhu Nguyen Photos by Emi Nguyen After being fortunate enough to have seen VAMPS live several times, their headlining show on September 26 at the Roxy was easily one of the more unique shows they’ve performed -– if you’re going on a musical journey to the …

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Aug 23 2017

ONE OK ROCK show off their Ambitions in Los Angeles (Live 2017)

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ONE OK ROCK The Wiltern Theatre, August 12, 2017 Concert review by Nhu Nguyen There’s a line in ONE OK ROCK’s latest single “American Girls” that goes, “Come and break my heart you American girls.” While watching the band perform this song on day 2 of their back-to-back Los Angeles shows, I sang along with …

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May 04 2017


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VAMPS UNDERWORLD Review by Nhu Nguyen VAMPS doesn’t mess around. Their fourth album UNDERWORLD cuts the frills and packs a punch. While their previous album Bloodsuckers was a game of lure and seduction, pushing and pulling with alternating fast and slow songs, UNDERWORLD snatches its victims from the get-go with its tightly-packed energy. “What do …

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Apr 28 2017

Miyavi Brings Rock, Love and Peace to L.A.’s Belasco Theatre, Samurai Style


Miyavi Belasco Theatre, April 9, 2017 Concert review by Nhu Nguyen Photos by Emi Nguyen “We party, we enjoy music, we get drunk,” Miyavi said to the crowd’s roar of approval. “But at the same time, we’re responsible for the future and for delivering the message. So many people are suffering all over the world. …

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Nov 29 2016

Rhedoric announces return to North America with California show in 2017


Rock band Rhedoric is giving California J-rock lovers a treat! After playing the Whiskey a Go Go and Amplyfi Hollywood in southern California earlier this year, they have announced their return to the sunshine state by performing upstate on February 2nd, 2017 at Bar Con in San Jose.

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