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Date registered: November 23, 2012

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  1. Limited Express (has gone?) – Gya Gya Sawage (MV) — March 21, 2019
  2. YOSHIKI’s final performance of Anniversary in the Heisei Era — March 20, 2019
  3. BRATS release UNFAIR MV, announce Wake Up Festival in Taiwan — March 18, 2019
  4. MIYAVI Live at El Rey 2019 (Photo Gallery) — March 8, 2019
  5. YOSHIKI goes to Carnegie Hall on PBS – new TV special premieres March 8 — March 2, 2019

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Mar 21 2019

Limited Express (has gone?) – Gya Gya Sawage (MV)


Japanese noise-punk band/force-of-nature Limited Express (has gone?) is back where they belong — face to face with a live audience in the music video for “Gya Gya Sawage”. Ripped from their 2016 album All Ages, the MV captures all the frenetic, beautiful madness of being there in person.

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Mar 20 2019

YOSHIKI’s final performance of Anniversary in the Heisei Era


YOSHIKI gave a special performance of his composition “Anniversary” at the “Principal Gala 2019″ presented by the Asami Maki Ballet on March 16 and 17 in Tokyo. “Anniversary” was composed in 1999 by YOSHIKI at the Emperor of Japan’s request to celebrate the 10th Anniversary of his reign. The 2019 performance marked the final time …

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Mar 18 2019

BRATS release UNFAIR MV, announce Wake Up Festival in Taiwan


Girls rock band BRATS has released their new music video for “UNFAIR”, shot during the band’s first overseas concerts in Korea on January 19 and 20 this year. BRATS – formed by sisters Rei Kuromiya (vocals) and Aya Kuromiya (bass) – have sold out their current series of monthly one-man live shows in running through …

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Mar 08 2019

MIYAVI Live at El Rey 2019 (Photo Gallery)


MIYAVI El Rey Theatre – February 23, 2018 Photos by David Cirone Supplemental Photo Gallery Click here for more MIYAVI photos and live report from the Samurai Sessions Vol. 3 Album Release Party.

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Mar 02 2019

YOSHIKI goes to Carnegie Hall on PBS – new TV special premieres March 8


New York’s PBS television station WNET THIRTEEN will premiere a special one-hour version of “YOSHIKI – Live at Carnegie Hall” on Friday, March 8, at 9:00pm ET in the tri-state area, with encore showings March 11-18 and additional U.S. markets to be announced soon. “YOSHIKI – Live at Carnegie Hall” features rock star and composer …

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Feb 28 2019

GRANRODEO to release new single and album in May


GRANRODEO has announced they will release their 30th single, “Setsuna no Ai”, on May 8, 2019. The new song is the opening theme for the TV anime Bungo Stray Dogs. The following week, on May 15, the band will release their 8th album titled FAB LOVE. The CD will include new tracks “Take it easy” …

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Feb 21 2019

ASTERISM, eX-GIRL, Otoboke Beaver among top Japanese indie acts at SXSW 2019


Fans dedicated enough to brave the crowded Austin streets of SXSW 2019 can sample a wide variety of indie Japanese artists performing at the annual music festival March 13-17. Rock, hip-hop, punk, a Japanese Led Zeppelin tribute, and the return of out-of-this-world girls rock band eX-GIRL are just the beginning of the one of SXSW’s …

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Feb 18 2019

YOSHIKI makes guest appearance at Radio City Music Hall with Sarah Brightman


YOSHIKI joined Sarah Brightman on Wednesday, February 6, at Radio City Music Hall for Brightman’s 2019 HYMN world tour. YOSHIKI and Brightman’s emotional delivery brought roaring applause and tears from the New York audience. Many fans traveled from as far as Europe and Asia to see the live performance of YOSHIKI’s composition “Miracle”, which Brightman …

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Feb 16 2019

MIYAVI to hold guest-filled Hollywood release show for Samurai Sessions vol. 3


Samurai guitarist MIYAVI will celebrate the release of his new album, SAMURAI SESSIONS vol.3 – Worlds Collide, with a special star-studded show at the El Rey Theatre in Los Angeles on February 23, 2019. “This project is all about chemistry — even in one album, there are so many colors and experimentation… It’s about how …

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Feb 02 2019

Budo Grape vocalist Quminco guest stars on NHK’s Tokusatsu Gagaga


(Photo by Kenji Suzuki) Budo Grape vocalist Quminco adds another star to her career with her recent acting role in the new NHK comedy series Tokusatsu Gagaga. The multi-talented performer is also a professional fashion model and radio personality in her native Nagoya. Quminco appears in Tokusatsu Gagaga‘s second episode in a scene with famed …

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