Tag Archive: ketchup mania

May 02 2013

TRIAMPERSANDY – Interview (2013)


TRIAMPERSANDY Interview by Nhu Nguyen May 2, 2013 TRIAMPERSANDY is G-YUN (performing as G-YUNcoSANDY) (vocals) / MISSY (guitar) / HIDE (guitar) / Ryo-Hey (bass/keyboard) / Wani (drums) TRIAMPERSANDY is a unique sounding band name! How did you all come up with this name? G-YUN: It’s the combination of a triangle and an ampersand. When we …

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Mar 17 2013


Look for former members of Gollbetty (G-Yun, MISSY) and ketchup mania (Wani) in this great new video from TRIAMPERSANDY. Album release PLANET OF THE TRIAMPERSAND is available on IndiesMusic.com. http://www.indiesmusic.com/ArtistView.aspx?id=21880 http://www.triampersandy.com

May 31 2012

CANTOY – new artist photo


New look & album release date for Japanese punk band CANTOY!

Mar 04 2012

CANTOY – Interview (2012)


CANTOY Interview by David Cirone March 4, 2012 What’s the meaning of CANTOY’s name? Catherine: It will take a long time to explain. It’s not important right? HAGA-CHANG: That’s right. Ken: It doesn’t take long at all! miri-pow: The band was called “Candy Toy Box,” but that was too cute. So we shortened it and …

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Jan 18 2012

KiLLKiLLS – Interview (2010)


KiLLKiLLS Interview by David Cirone March 8th, 2010 (originally published on purpleSKY.com) L-to-R: ERY (bass), DAI (guitar/vocals), WANI (drums), KAMA (guitar) As the former leader and guitarist of Japanese band ketchup mania, unapologetic punk-rocker DAI is no stranger to USA fans. In 2008-2009, DAI toured America with ketchup mania to perform at Sakura-Con, A-KON, SXSW, …

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Jan 17 2012

CANTOY – Super Drive (Live) / LOUD UP!! (PV)

CANTOY – Super Drive (Live) / LOUD UP!! (PV)

Double-dose of up-and-coming Tokyo punk band CANTOY. Produced by ex-ketchup mania guitarist & leader Dai’s new label Splatter Records, they’re the heir apprent for Tokyo’s indie punk scene, taking over for legends like ketchup mania, Skull Candy, Uplift Spice, and Berry Roll. You’ll catch a few glimpses of Dai in the live video below, most …

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Aug 05 2010

CANTOY 2010 Japan Tour


CANTOY 2010.08.05 at Nagoya R.A.D. CANTOY MISSMATCH!? 2010 TOUR SCHEDULE 7/11 新宿Marble(レコ発) 7/24 沖縄Cyber-Box 7/25 桜坂セントラル 8/1 水戸SONIC 8/2 仙台RIPPLE 8/4 心斎橋CLAPPER 8/5 名古屋R.A.D 8/6 滋賀ユーストン 8/8 神戸KINGSCROSS 8/18 熊谷HEAVEN’S ROCK 8/19 宇都宮HEAVEN’S ROCK 8/21 千葉LOOK 8/22 下北沢251 8/28 小倉FUSE 8/29 広島CAVE BE 8/31 松江AZTiC canova 9/1 米子belier 9/2 京都mojo 9/11 上諏訪ROCK HEARTS 9/12 新潟JUNKBOXmini 9/16 横浜BAYSIS 9/18 心斎橋KINGCOBRA 9/19 鶴舞DAYTRIP 9/20 三重KINGCOBRA …

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