Aug 29 2017

ONE OK ROCK announces Europe tour dates for December

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ONE OK ROCK continues their red-hot Ambitions tour in Europe this December, covering the continent with 16 dates in 12 countries.

Tickets: http://www.oneokrock.com/en/news/2100

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Aug 27 2017

LOVEBITES – AWAKENING FROM ABYSS drops October 25th

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LOVEBITES’ first full length album, AWAKENING FROM ABYSS, will be released on October 25th. The cover art was designed by David López Gómez, who is known for his work with Helloween. The album will be mixed and mastered by the same team that worked on the band’s debut EP, Mikko Karmila and Mika Jussila from Finnvox Studios.

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Aug 27 2017

VAMPS will headline L.A.’s Roxy Theater in September

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VAMPS will return to L.A. next month for a headlining show at the Roxy Theater on September 26.

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Aug 27 2017

Affective Synergy to Tour Asia with RAZOR

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Visual kei fans can catch RAZOR and Affective Synergy live in concert in Taiwan and China. Both bands will be performing together in Taipei, Taiwan and Shanghai, China.

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Aug 24 2017

URBANGARDE announces all-day lineup of Utsu Fes 2017

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Japanese rock band URBANGARDE has announced the full lineup of their all-day Utsu Fes 2017, to be held September 10 at Tsutaya O-East in Shibuya.

URBANGARDE will headline the annual event with guests A9 (Alice Nine), Kenji Ohtsuki, Kinoco Hotel, Mio Yamazaki, Akito Matsumoto (Vacuum Hollow), Nana Kitade, and BRATS, among others.

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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 a new lyric I made up on the spot: “All you Tokyo Boys keep breaking my heart”. It was my first time seeing them perform, and now I understand why girls adore them and boys want to be like them.

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Aug 20 2017

Yoshiki chosen for the cover of Vogue Japan’s Rock Star issue

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YOSHIKI Featured On The Cover Of VOGUE JAPAN
First Japanese male ever selected for the cover in the magazine’s history

YOSHIKI, leader of X JAPAN, graces the October 2017 cover of Vogue Japan, on sale August 28th. He is the first Japanese male ever selected for the cover in the magazine’s 18-year history.

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Aug 20 2017

Best J-Rock on Spotify: Miyavi – Fire Bird

Today’s best J-Rock track on Spotify:
Miyavi – Fire Bird

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Aug 19 2017

Esprit D’Air releases Ignition MV

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Esprit D’Air has released their latest music video, “Ignition”, from their album, Constellations.

The rock band’s debut album was released last month under their own label, Starstorm Records, and peaked at #3 on Amazon UK’s Hard Rock & Metal album chart.

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Aug 19 2017

BAND-MAID at Summer Sonic 2017 (Gallery)

BAND-MAID’s live performance at Summer Sonic Osaka 2017′s White Massive Stage, August 19, 2017.

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