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Jul 21 2014

exist†trace announces new album WORLD MAKER

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Japanese all-female visual kei band exist†trace announced the title and release date of their new album WORLD MAKER at their July 19 one-man live show last weekend. The news comes over two years after the release of the their first full album, VIRGIN, and it will be the first album to showcase the band’s new …

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Dec 03 2013

exist†trace featured in Otaku USA’s February issue

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All-female J-Rock band exist†trace is featured in the February 2014 issue of Otaku USA magazine. In the article entitled “The Ladies Are Ready to Rock,” the editors of the popular American anime magazine review the band’s latest release DIAMOND, calling the EP a “perfect introduction to an amazing band.” Otaku USA’s February 2014 issue is …

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Jul 22 2013

exist†trace – Interview (2013) Pt. 2

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exist†trace Interview by David Cirone July 23, 2013 Read exist†trace – Interview (2013) Part 1 here Is the exist†trace live show becoming more theatrical? “Little Mary” and “Anata” seem to be designed for dramatic interpretation, and the way you perform them, it’s almost like a stage play. Are you creating these with live role-play in …

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Jul 07 2013

exist†trace – Interview (2013) Pt. 1

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exist†trace Interview by David Cirone July 7, 2013 Performing at three American anime events in three years is a rare achievement for any Japanese music artist, and with a growing legion of international fans, it’s fair to say that Japanese rock band exist†trace is on a winning streak. Playing for thousands at a time at …

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Jun 27 2013

exist†trace – DIAMOND (Review)

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exist†trace DIAMOND Review by David Cirone exist†trace’s 3-song single “DIAMOND” is the first release to demonstrate the band’s recent “New World” approach to their music. When songwriter/guitarist miko announced months ago that the band would restructure their stage positions to allow miko and Jyou to share the center of the stage, it signaled a bold …

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Jun 07 2013

exist†trace – DIAMOND PV (short ver.)

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Jun 06 2013

exist†trace performs new single “DIAMOND” at A-Kon 2013

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Japanese all-girl rock band exist†trace performed songs from their new single “DIAMOND” during the live concert last weekend at A-Kon 2013 in Dallas, Texas. Fans at the anime convention at the Hilton Anatole hotel became the first in America to hear the new tracks which go on sale July 3 in Japan as a Tower …

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Apr 19 2013

exist†trace new single “Diamond” is Tower Records exclusive

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exist†trace announced a news single release “Diamond”, available exclusively at Tower Records in Japan. Release date: July 3. The new song “Diamond” will come with 2 additional songs, plus karaoke and instrumental versions (9 tracks total). CD/DVD version includes Jyou-only and miko-only vocals. http://www.exist-trace.com/news exist†trace will appear live in America at A-Kon 2013, May 31-June …

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