Tag Archive: BABYMETAL

Jul 23 2018

BABYMETAL reveals A!SMART variant cover for APOCRYPHA graphic novel


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 …

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May 02 2018


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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 …

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Feb 27 2018

BABYMETAL to launch 2018 world tour in May for U.S. and Europe


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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Dec 29 2017

BABYMETAL to release 6 Blu-ray mega Fox Festival live set


BABYMETAL has announced a colossal 6-concert Blu-ray set, scheduled for release in February 2018. The set contains 6 of their major 2017 events, including: Black Fox Festival (males only) – rec. 7/18/17 at Asakasa Blitz Red Fox Festival (females only) – rec. 7/20/17 at Asakasa Blitz Gold Fox Festival (12-19 year olds only) – rec. …

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Dec 13 2017

BABYMETAL lets you send Fox Fingers to your friends on LINE


LINE customers in Japan (no international release, yet) can send the scariest “Zukkyun!” (“Love confession”) in history with this new set of BABYMETAL messaging stamps. Just in case, there’s an equally cute/terrifying “No” response included, too. https://store.line.me/stickershop/product/10061

Aug 22 2017

BABYMETAL at Summer Sonic 2017 (Gallery)


BABYMETAL’s performance at Summer Sonic’s Osaka 2017 Ocean Stage on August 19, 2017.

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Dec 09 2016

BABYMETAL releases Live at Wembley album


BABYMETAL will release the live CD of their solo concert at the SSE Wembley Arena on December 28 (UK fans get it a little earlier on Dec. 9). The concert was recorded at the kickoff performance of the band’s world tour in February 2016. Currently touring with The Red Hot Chili Peppers in England, BABYMETAL …

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Sep 29 2016

BABYMETAL gets animated with Warner Bros. deal


Japanese pop-metal phenomenon BABYMETAL will star in their own digital animated series, now in development with Warner Brothers sub-group Blue Ribbon Content. The series will be a hyrbid of live-action and animation, where the three girls of BABYMETAL fight evil with the powers given to them by the fox god Kitsune. Special live performances will …

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Jul 26 2016

BABYMETAL prove kawaii teens can be metal queens too (The Wiltern 2016 Live Report)

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BABYMETAL The Wiltern, July 15, 2016 Live report by Nhu Nguyen “I want to see a big circle pit — show me a big circle. Bigger and bigger! ” directed 18-year-old Su-metal to the horde of metal heads during “Catch Me if You Can”. Her comrades, Yuimetal and Moametal, drew big circles with their hands …

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Apr 08 2016



BABYMETAL METAL RESISTANCE Review by David Cirone BABYMETAL’s METAL RESISTANCE, the follow-up to their 2014 cross-cultural smash BABYMETAL, raises the “epic” level x100. This is a new version of the BABYMETAL concept, bolstered by the validation of sold-out worldwide tours, magazine covers, numerous metal festivals, and high-profile photo ops with legendary rock music gods. (and …

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