This year marks the 20th anniversary of Japan Nite, an annual showcase bringing artists from all corners of Japan to Austin. It has been a SXSW fixture since 1996, and has featured big-name Japanese acts such as Bonnie Pink, The Pillows and Chatmonchy along with dozens of artists hailing from across many genres. To celebrate …
Jan 06 2015
Japanese girl-punk trailblazers TsuShiMaMiRe will return to America for a brief tour in March, centering around their return to the SXSW music festival. TsuShiMaMiRe established themselves as a can’t-miss punk band during the J-indies spike of the early 2000’s, and led the charge for the popular Japan Nite Tour.
Mar 23 2013
Jan 30 2012
TsuShiMaMiRe (undercover as faux band THE SHOCKINGS) in this PV for their upcoming release SHOCKING (Feb. 28, 2012). SHOCKING TsuShiMaMiRe hit their peak when they were constantly touring the USA back in the 2000’s, with regular check-ins at SXSW and the Japan Nite tour. Check out the video below to see why everyone fell in …