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Feb 22 2019

HYDE performs Mad Qualia in Devil May Cry 5 trailer

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HYDE and CAPCOM have released an preview version of the singer’s fiery new single “MAD QUALIA” (literal translation “crazy feeling”). The darkly passionate trailer for CAPCOM’s Devil May Cry 5 video game shows HYDE’s performance intercut with scenes from the game, filmed in a gothic street setting with graffiti drawn by collaborator YOICHIRO, who is …

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Feb 18 2019

HYDE announces headlining dates for 2019 US tour

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HYDE has announced that he’ll perform three additional headlining U.S. shows in Los Angeles, Chicago and Cambridge, MA (Boston), due to fan demand.

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Feb 07 2019

HYDE – ZIPANG (MV)

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“ZIPANG”, the latest single from legendary vocalist HYDE, featuring YOSHIKI masterfully tickling the ivories, has finally been released after what has been (for some) a half-year long wait. The ballad debuted during HYDE’s first solo tour in over a decade this past summer and has stunned thousands with its moving message meant to convey “the …

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Jan 15 2019

Halloween Party 2018 — Day 3 (Live Report)

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HALLOWEEN PARTY 2018 October 28th, 2018 MAKUHARI MESSE Live Report by Michelle Minikhiem Photos by Hideaki Imamoto, Toshikazu Oguruma, Kazuko Tanaka The final day of HALLOWEEN PARTY 2018 showed the same dedication to the Alice in Wonderland theme as the days prior. After seemingly falling from the ceiling like Alice down the rabbit hole, Kanon …

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Jan 15 2019

Halloween Party 2018 — Day 2 (Live Report)

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HALLOWEEN PARTY 2018 October 27th, 2018 MAKUHARI MESSE Live Report by Michelle Minikhiem Photos by Hideaki Imamoto, Toshikazu Oguruma, Kazuko Tanaka HALLOWEEN PARTY 2018 was the first year that the entire event was focused around a central theme. The stage was decorated in iconic Alice in Wonderland tea party imagery and began with the shocking …

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Jan 08 2019

“YOSHIKI vs. YOSHIKI” makes history on Kouhaku Uta Gassen 2018

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On New Year’s Eve 2018, YOSHIKI made Japanese television history with his dual performance on the “69th NHK Kohaku Uta Gassen,” the last of the Heisei Era, by performing for both opposing Red and White teams during the top-rated broadcast. YOSHIKI wore white to plays drums for the Attack on Titan theme “Red Swan” with …

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Jan 01 2019

HYDE drops “ZIPANG” MV teaser, announces Asia tour

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HYDE’s highly anticipated single “ZIPANG”, featuring YOSHIKI as guest pianist, has received a new release date of February 6th, 2019, after production issues delayed the song. A short teaser for the high-concept music video for “ZIPANG” was also released. HYDE expressed has his desire to preserve and convey what he feels is the spirit of …

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Dec 14 2018

HYDE teams up with CAPCOM to bring “MAD QUALIA” to Devil May Cry 5

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HYDE has created a dark and stylish image song for the newest installment of the hot CAPCOM “Devil May Cry” franchise: Devil May Cry 5. “MAD QUALIA” can be heard electrifying the latest trailer for the game.

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Nov 25 2018

HYDE and YOSHIKI pair up for “ZIPANG”

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HYDE is dropping his next single, “ZIPANG”, on January 23rd February 6th. The electrifying ballad will feature YOSHIKI on piano as the two artists continue to find new and exciting ways to collaborate following the chart-topping Attack on Titan theme “Red Swan”.

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Nov 14 2018

YOSHIKI announces new single MIRACLE and worldwide livestream concert

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The special-edition digital single of Sarah Brightman’s performance of “Miracle” – composed by YOSHIKI with a new arrangement for her recently-released album HYMN – will be released worldwide on November 16, with two exclusive bonus tracks. Superstar soprano Brightman made the announcement on November 12 in Tokyo, just hours before joining YOSHIKI on stage for …

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