Check out JRock247′s best J-Rock album/single jackets for 2016, chosen by JRock247 contributors David Cirone, Jen Wang, and Nhu Nguyen. Click here to view the full list, including Gackt, Onmyouza, exist†trace, L’arc-en-Ciel, BAND-MAID, Kaya, and many more!
Apr 05 2017
Jan 09 2017
Hot Japanese girl band BAND-MAID turns up the volume on their own modern-day Ballroom Blitz in the music video for “Don’t You Tell Me”, the lead track from their new album Just Bring It.
Oct 23 2016
BAND-MAID has announced the release of their first major-label full album titled Just Bring It. The CD will be available January 11 with a special-edition photobook.
Oct 20 2016
Japanese all-female rock band exist†trace has revealed the jacket art and track list for their upcoming 6-track EP Royal Straight Magic, due for release November 16. Royal Straight Magic features 5 new songs written by guitarist and lead songwriter miko, and 1 new song written by guitarist Omi, who penned the fan-favorite “Shout Out” on …
Aug 30 2016
BAND-MAID has announced a new single titled “YOLO”, set for release November 16th. The all-girl rock band has also added shows in Italy and Spain to their upcoming European tour in October. Track List: 1. YOLO 2. Unfair game 3. Matchless GUM 4. YOLO (instrumental)
Jul 30 2016
BAND-MAID went viral all over the world when their music video for “Thrill” was uploaded on Facebook, the video hitting over 2,000,000 plays in only two weeks. Ever since, the band has been receiving offers from events all over the world, including SAKURA-CON in Seattle, America, and MCM LONDON COMIC CON in the UK. BAND-MAID’s …
Jun 24 2016
May 18 2016
BAND-MAID’s latest album, Brand New MAID, will be the band’s first to get an international CD release and will be available across the UK and Europe courtesy of JPU Records from June 17, 2016. The CD version contains an bonus track as well as extra booklet containing lyric translations in English. READ: Brand New MAID …