Tag Archive: DIR EN GREY

Jun 26 2015

Dir En Grey’s Shinya to model for h.Naoto at Anime Expo

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DIR EN GREY drummer Shinya will make his modeling debut for h.NAOTO at Anime Expo’s fashion show in July. In addition to appearing in the fashion show, Shinya will also be participating in a Q&A panel with h.NAOTO as well as autograph sessions throughout the weekend. With a career spanning 9 spectacular studio albums and …

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Jan 04 2015

JRock247′s Best J-Rock Album Covers of 2014

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Check out our picks and commentary for the best album/single jacket art of 2014! http://jrock247.com/best-j-rock-album-covers/

Jan 02 2015

Dir en grey – ARCHE (Review)

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DIR EN GREY ARCHE Review by Nhu Nguyen One of DIR EN GREY’s charms lies in the way they express the dark side of humanity through their music. It can be complicated or simple, but always raw. In their ninth album, ARCHE, Greek for “origin, beginning, or source of action”, a human’s arche is pain. …

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May 05 2014

exist†trace Interview (2014)

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exist†trace Interview by Natalie Perez May 5, 2014 As one of Japan’s first all-female Visual Kei rock bands, exist†trace has released multiple singles, albums, and videos, and performed in Europe and America. Just a few weeks before the release of their new single “Spiral Daisakusen”, Jyou (vocals), miko (vocals and guitar), Omi (guitar), Naoto (bass), …

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Nov 19 2013

Dir en grey – The Unraveling (Review)

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Dir en grey The Unraveling Review by Nhu Nguyen Maintaining a band is like maintaining a relationship, it takes work. It’s hard enough for two people, but a band always deals with three or more personalities. Despite being five very different people, Dir en grey have continued with the same line up for 16 years. …

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