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Dec 29 2016

Yoshiki Classical Special in Hong Kong Cancelled, Free Concert Announced

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The Yoshiki Classical Special feat. Orchestra in Hong Kong, scheduled to take place the evening of Thursday, December 29th at AsiaWorld-Expo Arena, was cancelled two hours before the show. The cancellation was due to an oversight by the promoter in applying for the Entertainment License necessary to perform the show. The announcement was made at …

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Dec 15 2016

X Japan to perform La Venus on NHK SONGS

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Following the announcement of X Japan’s upcoming appearance at the prestigious NHK New Year’s Eve live music event, the 67th “Kouhaku Uta Gassen”, the band is scheduled to broadcast the world premiere performance of their new song “La Venus” from the documentary film We Are X. The performance will be part of a special edition …

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Dec 14 2016

Yoshiki Classical Special at Osaka Castle Hall

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Image gallery from Yoshiki Classical Special with Orchestra at Osaka Castle Hall Dec. 5, 2016​ Yoshiki Classical Special World Tour Info (includes ticket links and VIP packages): http://www.yoshiki.net/classical.html

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Dec 13 2016

Yoshiki Classical Special at Tokyo International Forum

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Image gallery from Yoshiki Classical Special with Orchestra at Tokyo International Forum Dec. 6 – 8, 2016​ Yoshiki Classical Special World Tour Info (includes ticket links and VIP packages): http://www.yoshiki.net/classical.html

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Nov 14 2016

Yoshiki wins Asian Icon Award at Classic Rock Awards in Tokyo

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X Japan leader Yoshiki performed at the Classic Rock Awards held at Ryogoku Kokugikan this past Friday, November 11. Yoshiki made history by becoming the first-ever artist to be honored with the “Asian Icon Award.” Based at the venerable Roundhouse venue in London, the Classic Rock Awards are widely recognized by the world’s rock stars …

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Oct 29 2016

X Japan fans to rock We Are X NYC premiere in Visual Kei fashion contest

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X Japan is all over U.S. media this month with the nationwide rollout of the documentary film We Are X. The rock-doc has garnered mainstream attention from the likes of SPIN, the Los Angeles Times, and Rolling Stone, and band leader Yoshiki has hosted sold-out Q&A screenings in L.A. Austin, and San Francisco. New York …

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Oct 20 2016

Yoshiki launches Amazon Fashion Week Tokyo

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YOSHIKI kicked off Tokyo Fashion Week (sponsored by Amazon) on Monday, October 17, with the Spring/Summer 2017 launch of YOSHIKIMONO. The rock star and fashion designer, whose parents ran a kimono shop, performed classical piano alongside a violinist and then a powerful, rock drum solo performance with a runway rainstorm as models showcased his futuristic …

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Oct 14 2016

WE ARE X nominated for Best Music Documentary by Broadcast Film Critics Association

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The Broadcast Film Critics Association announced their nominees for Best Music documentary, which includes Drafthouse Films’ forthcoming We Are X. The nomination comes ahead of the film’s October 21st release in Los Angeles, followed by a nationwide expansion. Director Stephen Kijak and film subject, the legendary composer, musician and producer Yoshiki, will appear for a …

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