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Nov 19 2017

Bunnies, Pirates, and a Beheading! VAMPS Halloween Party 2017: Day 2

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Halloween Party 2017: Day 2 Makuhari Messe, October 28, 2017 Live Report by Michelle Minikhiem Photo credit: Hideaki Imamoto, Toshikazu Oguruma, Kazuko Tanaka Hosted by VAMPS annually for over ten years, Halloween Party is sort of an all day thing – you put on a costume (kinda a requirement, a cute note at the bottom of the website …

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Nov 01 2017

MIYAVI – Dancing With My Fingers (MV)

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MIYAVI has released the music video for “Dancing With My Fingers” feat. Daichi Miura (directed by Takashi Miike) from the upcoming release SAMURAI SESSIONS Vol. 2. SAMURAI SESSIONS Vol. 2 also features appearances by HYDE, EXILE SHOKICHI, and m-flo’s MC VERBAL. Scheduled for release November 8th, the special edition CD includes the music video for …

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Sep 15 2017

Miyavi announces Samurai Sessions vol.2

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Miyavi has announced the upcoming release of SAMURAI SESSIONS vol. 2, a collaboration album featuring appearances by HYDE, EXILE SHOKICHI, m-flo’s MC VERBAL, Daichi Miura, and more. SAMURAI SESSIONS vol. 2 is scheduled for release on November 8th, with a special edition that includes a music video for “Dancing With My Fingers” (featuring Daichi Miura) …

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Aug 20 2017

Best J-Rock on Spotify: Miyavi – Fire Bird

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Today’s best J-Rock track on Spotify: Miyavi – Fire Bird

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Apr 28 2017

Miyavi Brings Rock, Love and Peace to L.A.’s Belasco Theatre, Samurai Style

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Miyavi Belasco Theatre, April 9, 2017 Concert review by Nhu Nguyen Photos by Emi Nguyen “We party, we enjoy music, we get drunk,” Miyavi said to the crowd’s roar of approval. “But at the same time, we’re responsible for the future and for delivering the message. So many people are suffering all over the world. …

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Feb 06 2017

Miyavi reveals track list for All Time Best – Day 2

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MIYAVI has revealed the track list for the 2CD + DVD greatest hits collection All Time Best – Day 2, due for release April 5. The 33-track double-album, celebrating the 15th anniversary of the guitarist’s career, includes 14 original songs and five tracks newly recorded for this release: “What’s My Name?,” “Universe,” “Ahead Of The …

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Aug 30 2016

MIYAVI releases new album Fire Bird

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International musician and actor MIYAVI released his first album in over a year, Fire Bird, on August 31. The special edition CD/DVD comes with a booklet and music videos of “Cocoon”, “Another World”, “Raise Me Up”, “Fire Bird”, and “Steal The Sun”.

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May 24 2016

MIYAVI – Afraid To Be Cool (MV)

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Who’s afraid to be cool? Definitely not MIYAVI! In his latest single “Afraid to be Cool”, the musician gives a friendly, rocking reminder that “you’ve got nothing to lose” with being yourself. It’s quite fitting that right after he sings that line, a guitar solo follows, carrying his message onwards: let your inhibitions go like …

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May 03 2016

MIYAVI releases new single “Afraid To Be Cool” / “Raise Me Up”

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MIYAVI’s new single “Afraid To Be Cool” / “Raise Me Up” has reached #1 on iTunes Top Album in Japan, and entered in the Top 10 on iTunes in Hong Kong and Finland upon its’ release on April 29! The digital double A-side single features the hot new tracks “Afraid To Be Cool” and “Raise …

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Mar 07 2016

Miyavi featured in March 2016 Esquire magazine

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Musician turned actor Miyavi (make sure you catch him as the sadistic “Bird” in Unbroken) is featured in the current issue of Esquire magazine for a 2-page spread titled “Greetings from Tokyo”. The full-page photo in the national magazine is the latest step in Miyavi’s ascension to worldwide artistic recognition. Esquire editors chose to include …

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