Tag Archive: the brilliant green

May 10 2014

the brilliant green to release self-cover album The Swingin Sixties


The brilliant green will release a self-cover album on July 23 titled The Swingin Sixties. The album will include 10 songs featuring newly recorded music and vocals. Track List: Bye Bye Mr.Mug (from 1st single Bye Bye Mr.Mug) There Will Be Love There (Ai no Aru Basho) (from 1st Album the brilliant green) You & …

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Jul 18 2013

the brilliant green – Ash Like Snow (cover)

the brilliant green – Ash Like Snow (cover)

Jul 05 2013

the brilliant green – I’m A Player in TV Games (live)

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Retro video (circa 2002) of the brilliant green – I’m A Player In TV Games (live) feat. Tommy dressed as Hermoine from Harry Potter! (extra points for the “Wingardium Leviosa” spell!)

Mar 24 2012

Tommy February6 / Tommy Heavenly6 – FEBRUARY & HEAVENLY (Review)


Tommy February6 / Tommy Heavenly6 FEBRUARY & HEAVENLY Review by David Cirone Tommy x 2! It doesn’t feel fair to review the two albums separately. I kept experiencing a sharp pangs of infidelity, like secretly dating two sisters. That’s certainly the intention behind the stylistically different personas created a decade ago by Tomoko Kawase. For …

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Mar 02 2012

Tommy February6 – Interview (2012)

Read the Tomoko Kawase interview at Japan Times. “February represents the best parts of my personality and is probably how I’d like people to think I am. But I feel more empathy for Heavenly’s lyrics; I can vent my frustrations, which is invigorating. The girl in The Brilliant Green may seem the most lifelike of …

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Jan 31 2012

Tommy February6 / Tommy Heavenly6 – FEBRUARY & HEAVENLY (pic)


The brilliant green’s vocalist Tomoko Kawase can’t seem to make up her mind(s) — so next month (yes, in February) we’re getting a double release from alter-egos Tommy February6 and Tommy Heavenly6 titled FEBRUARY & HEAVENLY The teaser pic above is from Tommy’s Twitter (or it’s from her cat, if the surrounding environment tells the… …

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Jan 14 2012

the brilliant green – BLACKOUT (Review)


the brilliant green BLACKOUT Review by David Cirone If you’re looking for a jumping-off place to bridge the 8-year gap between the brilliant green’s new album BLACKOUT and their previous full-length release The Winter Album (2002), you’re better off skipping ahead to the group’s final singles for former label Sony. The aggressive style of “Ash …

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Jan 12 2012

the brilliant green – Like Yesterday (PV)

the brilliant green – Like Yesterday (PV)