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Aug 07 2018

LUNATIC FEST. 2018 (Live Report Pt. 5) – GLAY, LUNA SEA

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LUNATIC FEST. 2018 June 23, 2018 Live report by Meiko Kikuta GLAY An even bigger crowd gathered around the stage for GLAY. As the band members later mentioned, GLAY doesn’t usually attend music festivals so having them at this year’s LUNATIC FEST made many visual kei fans excited to join the special event. The band …

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Aug 07 2018

LUNATIC FEST. 2018 (Live Report Pt. 4) – SID, DIR EN GREY

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LUNATIC FEST. 2018 June 23, 2018 Live report by Meiko Kikuta SID As the time came for the big visual kei bands to perform, first on the list was SID. Vocalist MAO appeared on the MOON stage as his fans screamed his name. After some of the famous SID numbers like Uso, V.I.P, and Natsukoi, …

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Jul 28 2018

LUNATIC FEST. 2018 (Live Report Pt. 3) – ACE OF SPADES, back number, GLIM SPANKY

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LUNATIC FEST. 2018 June 23, 2018 Live report by Meiko Kikuta ACE OF SPADES ACE OF SPADES definitely brought a new crowd to this year’s LUNATIC FEST. The collaboration between EXILE (feat. vocalist TAKAHIRO) and GLAY happened on TV in 2005, so the band’s appearance was a welcome surprise for both EXILE fans and GLAY …

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Jul 26 2018

LUNATIC FEST. 2018 (Live Report Pt. 2) – ZIYOOU-VACHI & The BONEZ

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LUNATIC FEST. 2018 June 23, 2018 Live report by Meiko Kikuta ZIYOOU-VACHI ZIYOOU-VACHI was one of the bands new to the event. Just like coldrain, they also did a full length song for soundcheck. Joining in with the test, fans pulled out their iconic colorful Juliana fans. The band name appeared on the side screens …

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Jul 23 2018

LUNATIC FEST. 2018 (Live Report Pt. 1) – LUNACY & coldrain

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LUNATIC FEST. 2018 June 23, 2018 Live report by Meiko Kikuta LUNATIC FEST. returned to Makuhari Messe for the second time. LUNA SEA hosted this all-day long rock festival about three years ago with its official concept “The band’s maddest rock festival”. The first event included some of the most popular rock bands in Japan: …

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Jun 29 2018

YOSHIKI shocks fans at LUNATIC FEST. 2018 with HIDE collaboration and all-star guest performances

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YOSHIKI shocked fans at LUNATIC FEST. 2018 with a moving tribute to X Japan guitarist hide and guest collaborations with members of LUNA SEA, GLAY, and MUCC in his first-ever solo classical performance at a music festival. YOSHIKI opened his set with Beethoven’s “Moonlight Sonata” as a thematic homage to the festival’s organizers, LUNA SEA. …

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Jun 17 2018

YOSHIKI announces solo performance at LUNATIC FEST 2018

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YOSHIKI has announced a solo performance at this year’s LUNATIC FEST 2018, to be held at Makuhari Messe on June 24. YOSHIKI made the reveal with a video message in English and Japanese on his official Instagram account, where he promised special surprises for his appearance at the visual kei music festival produced by the …

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Apr 02 2018

LUNA SEA ‘LUV’ing Osaka (live report)

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LUNA SEA LIVE TOUR 2018 “The LUV -World left behind-” Osaka Festival Hall, March 24th 2018 Live report by Michelle Minikhiem Back in 2011, LUNA SEA crashed like the waves of its namesake back onto the shores of the music scene with the digital download single “Promise” after a ten-year drought. Since then, the band …

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Jan 24 2018

LUNA SEA – The Holy Night 2017 (live report)

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LUNA SEA Saitama Super Arena, December 24, 2017 Concert review by Meiko Kikuta The hard core LUNA SEA fans, “SLAVES”, had waited long enough to hear about the new album ‘LUV’ and to see the annual Christmas gigs at the Saitama Super Arena on December 23rd and 24th, 2017. The night began just after 4pm …

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Oct 30 2017

LUNA SEA – Hold You Down (MV)

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LUNA SEA kicks out a groovy living room jam in the music video for “Hold You Down” from their upcoming album LUV, due for release December 20.

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