Tag Archive: X Japan

Feb 15 2018

X Japan named SSE Wembley Arena’s top concert of 2017

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X Japan’s 2017 London concert has been crowned “Best Event” at The SSE Arena, Wembley in the SSE Live Awards. Over one million votes were placed across SSE’s three sponsored venues to determine this year’s winner. The X Japan World Tour came out on top after securing over 36% of the public vote from an …

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Jan 23 2018

YOSHIKI returns to Russia for We Are X premiere events

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YOSHIKI will visit Moscow for the Russian theatrical premiere of We Are X on January 29. The award-winning film will be shown in a special double-feature event featuring renowned Russian rock band Mumiy Troll, and YOSHIKI will participate in a live Q&A after the film. The Moscow premiere is a part of the “Year of …

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Jan 07 2018

Best J-Rock on Spotify: X Japan – X

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Today’s best J-Rock track on Spotify: X Japan – X

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Jan 02 2018

X Japan returns to USA for Coachella 2018 debut

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Just days after YOSHIKI’s dramatic return to the drums on Kouhaku Uta Gassen on New Year’s Eve, X JAPAN has announced their return to the U.S. this spring (Saturday, April 14, Saturday, April 21) for their debut performances at the Coachella Music and Arts Festival in Indio, California.

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Jan 02 2018

Yoshiki surprises worldwide audience with Kouhaku drum performance

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Yoshiki, leader of X Japan, made his return to the drums during a live television broadcast on New Year’s Eve, shocking the audience of the popular Japanese television program Kouhaku Uta Gassen with a rocking drum performance just over six months after his neck surgery last May. X Japan’s appearance at the 68th annual Kouhaku, …

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Dec 14 2017

X Japan documentary We Are X dominates Japan’s home video charts

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X Japan launched its official Instagram account this week to commemorate the Japanese DVD/Blu-ray release of We Are X on December 13. The band’s award-winning documentary film is currently dominating this week’s charts, earning the #1 spot on Amazon, iTunes, and other retailers. X Japan Official Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/xjapanofficial We Are X International Website: http://wearexfilm.com We …

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Nov 10 2017

We Are X Special Edition Blu-ray to be released December 13

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The December 13th Japanese Blu-ray and DVD release of the award-winning X Japan documentary We Are X will come in three editions – the Collectors Edition, the Special Edition, and the Standard Edition. The Blu-ray Collectors Edition will include exclusive gold commemorative packaging able to be wall-mounted for decoration, available as both a 3-disc and …

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Nov 07 2017

YOSHIKI and Nobel Prize winner Shinya Yamanaka collaborate to support Tokyo 2020 Olympics

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YOSHIKI and Nobel Prize winner Shinya Yamanaka have joined together for a special video interview in support of the upcoming 2020 Tokyo Olympic Games. Launched by the Tokyo Organizing Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games in August, the “ONE TEAM PROJECT” is an endeavor to inspire and build enthusiasm for the 2020 Tokyo Olympic …

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Nov 01 2017

YOSHIKI brings Blade Runner chic to VAMPS Halloween Party 2017

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X Japan leader YOSHIKI reunited with VAMPS frontman Hyde on the final day of Halloween Party 2017 for a powerful collaboration performance. YOSHIKI flew directly from France to make the October 29th concert at Makuhari Messe after completing an exhausting promotional tour of Europe for the award-winning documentary film We Are X. YOSHIKI and Hyde …

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Oct 27 2017

Yoshiki returns to Paris to complete whirlwind European promotion tour

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X JAPAN leader YOSHIKI returned to Paris, France, on October 24th for his final day of a marathon tour promoting the European premiere of award-winning documentary, We Are X. YOSHIKI will immediately return to Japan to appear at the HALLOWEEN PARTY 2017 concert event at Makuhari Messe on October 29th presented by VAMPS. Next week, …

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