Tag Archive: Gacharic Spin

Sep 16 2017

DOLL$BOXX – New mini album arrives November 8th

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DOLL$BOXX hinted that something new would be coming from them at their reunion show in February earlier this year. The band has now revealed more details on their website. A yet to be titled mini album comprised of 5 songs will be released on November 8th. There will be two versions: a regular edition and …

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Aug 19 2017

Gacharic Spin’s F Chopper KOGA dominates the bass (again) in latest tutorial

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Gacharic Spin leader and bassist F Chopper KOGA is already renowned in Japan for her best-selling series of bass instruction videos and superior slap-bass technique. She raises the bar once again in her latest tutorial for the BOSS GT-1B Bass Effects Processor.

Jul 31 2017

Gacharic Spin’s Nenne announces graduation

Gacharic Spin’s Performer #3, Nenne, has announced her graduation from the all-girl Japanese rock group. The news was published on the band’s website earlier today. In the spring of this year she suspended all activities with the band due to a hearing issue and pursued treatment. Ultimately she has decided to move on and choose …

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Jul 15 2017

Gacharic Spin at Hibiya Yaon – Live Report

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Gacharic Spin Live Report Hibiya Yaon Outdoor Concert Hall, June 24, 2017 “Each member is progressing and evolving”, “Yaon is everything at this moment”. Statements made by Gacharic Spin’s F Chopper KOGA during an interview earlier this year. That certainly was evident when Gacharic Spin thrilled the attendees for two and a half hours at …

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Apr 16 2017

Gacharic Spin at Anime Matsuri XI (Live Report)

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Gacharic Spin Live Report George R. Brown Convention Center, April 8, 2017 Gacharic Spin returned to the United States as the headlining music act for Anime Matsuri 2017. It had been nearly 2 years since their last appearance in the states, which was at J-POP Summit 2015 in San Francisco. Their Houston appearance was a …

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Mar 21 2017

Gacharic Spin’s F Chopper KOGA – Interview (2017)

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F Chopper KOGA Interview by Todd Nelson Translation by Harumi Arita February 25, 2017 F Chopper KOGA is the bass player and charismatic leader for the band Gacharic Spin. She is also the bassist for DOLL$BOXX. KOGA was gracious enough to give us the opportunity for an interview prior to the DOLL$BOXX / Gacharic Spin …

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Mar 13 2017

Fuki – Interview (2017)

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Fuki Interview by Todd Nelson Translation by Harumi Arita February 25, 2017 Thank you for taking the time for this interview. Your international fans will be happy to learn more about you and your various music projects. You’ve been very busy the past year. In June, you released a full album, Welcome! , as Fuki Commune. …

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Mar 01 2017

DOLL$BOXX / Gacharic Spin / Fuki Commune at Tsutaya O-East (Live Report)

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DOLL$BOXX / Gacharic Spin / Fuki Commune Live Report Tsutaya O-East, February 25, 2017 After an almost 3 year hiatus, DOLL$BOXX returned Saturday night to rock Tsutaya O-East. The eagerly anticipated show, which also featured bands Fuki Commune and Gacharic Spin, sold out almost as soon as tickets went on sale. The concert was not …

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Nov 24 2016

Gacharic Spin 7th Anniversary Final at Tokyo Dome City Hall – Live Report

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Gacharic Spin Tokyo Dome City Hall, November 12, 2016 Gacharic Spin held their annual one man live final before a packed crowd at Tokyo Dome City Hall this year. This would be my third time seeing Gacharic Spin perform live, however the prior times were at music festivals, where only abbreviated sets were played. My …

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Oct 01 2016

Metallic Spin – Spotlight Kid (music video)

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Metallic Spin has posted their cover of Rainbow’s “Spotlight Kid” from their recent show on September 8th. It rocks! The band is comprised of KOGA, Hana, TOMO-ZO and Oreo from Gacharic Spin, along with Takenori Shimoyama of SABER TIGER on vocals. Metallic Spin 09/08/2016 set list: Helion/Electric Eye (Judas Priest) We Rock (Dio) Armed and Ready …

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