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Apr 10 2018

MIYAVI hits North America in May for Day 2 World Tour

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Universal Music Japan recording artist MIYAVI has announced the North American dates of his “Day 2 World Tour 2018”. The “Samurai Guitarist” and star of Angelina Jolie-directed film Unbroken is renowned for his incredible slap style of guitar playing and will perform live concerts in 6 major U.S. and Canadian cities in May.

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Mar 16 2018

Miyavi releases special digital single Long Nights-World Mix

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Guitarist and singer Miyavi has announced the release of a special digital single available to download now on iTunes and to stream on Spotify: “Long Nights-World Mix”. “Releasing ‘Long Nights’, this track means a lot to me,” Miyavi said on his Facebook page. “[It is] the first track I wrote after I came back from …

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Dec 20 2017

MIYAVI Samurai Sessions vol. 2 in Osaka (Live Report)

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MIYAVI SAMURAI SESSIONS VOL. 2 Osaka Namba Hatch, December 2nd, 2017 Live report by Michelle Minikhiem Photo credit: Daisuke Hirano With the release of his latest collaborative album, SAMURAI SESSIONS Vol.2, MIYAVI has continued to place himself at the heart of the storm of Japan’s music scene by working with some of the hottest artists …

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Nov 21 2017

MIYAVI named first Good Will Ambassador of UNHCR from Japan

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MIYAVI has been chosen as Japan’s first Good Will Amabassador for the UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency. “I’m very very honored to receive this and become an ambassador of #UNHCR for refugee crisis,: said the musician. “I here promise to do my best. But I cannot do this by myself. I need your voice, I …

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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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Jun 26 2017

MIYAVI 15th Anniversary Live at Shibuya WWW (gallery)

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MIYAVI 15th Anniversary Live NEO TOKYO 15 Shibuya WWW 6/25/2017

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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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