BABYMETAL METAL GALAXY Review by David Cirone If you’ve kept up with BABYMETAL’s single releases in the 3-year-gap since 2016’s METAL RESISTANCE, you’ve already heard most the best parts of METAL GALAXY. Built-to-last rockers like “Distortion” and “Elevator Girl” keep their replay value (even though there’s a “just why?” assist on “Distortion” by Arch Enemy’s …
Aug 16 2019
BABYMETAL’s latest music video is a live performance collage for their song “ELEVATOR GIRL”, now retooled in English for U.S. radio ahead of the much-anticipated release of their third album METAL GALAXY on October 11.
Aug 09 2019
BABYMETAL has announced the track list for their third album, METAL GALAXY, set for release October 11. The album’s description from the band’s official site seems to hint once again at a new chapter in the BABYMETAL mythology: The forthcoming new album “METAL GALAXY” includes 14 songs, the names of which are all revealed today. …
Apr 01 2019
BABYMETAL posted 3 cryptic messages from the Fox God as part of the band’s annual April 1 “Fox Day” announcements, including the worldwide release of a new album and two special event concerts in Japan.
Nov 02 2018
Apocrypha: The Legend of BABYMETAL Art by GMB Chomichuk Story by The Prophet of The Fox God Published by Z2 Comics Review by David Cirone Apocrypha: The Legend of BABYMETAL expands the epic, mysterious mythology of BABYMETAL at possibly the most turbulent moment in the group’s history. Artist GMB Chomichuk’s illustrations create a netherworld of …
Oct 19 2018
After months of rumors and unexplained absences, Japanese metal sensations BABYMETAL have (finally) issued a statement announcing founding member YUIMETAL will not join the group in the upcoming BABYMETAL WORLD TOUR 2018 in JAPAN. Remaining members SU-METAL and MOAMETAL will continue as a duo as the group moves forward with its new tour, the new …
Jul 23 2018
This fall, BABYMETAL will release the original graphic novel APOCRYPHA: THE LEGEND OF BABYMETAL, which will explore the unknown mythology of the group. To coincide with Comic-Con International, the first of four variant covers has been revealed by Amuse Group USA – a subsidiary of BABYMETAL’s management company Amuse, Inc. – and independent publisher Z2 …
May 02 2018
Following in the well trod footsteps of many a mega rock act, unstoppable kawaii-metal sensation BABYMETAL has announced plans to form their own record label in collaboration with 5B Artist Management, who handle such acts as SLIPKNOT and MEGADETH, and U.K.-based Cooking Vinyl Records, who have released music from a diverse roster of talent including …
Feb 27 2018
Japanese rock phenomenon BABYMETAL have announced 8 American and 5 European tour dates in late spring 2018, starting in Kansas City, Missouri on May 8th and ending at UK’s Download Festival in Derby on June 9th.
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