Daily Archives: June 20, 2012

Daily Archives: June 20, 2012

Vote for the Opener at J-Rock Explosion 2012

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Vote for the Opener at J-Rock Explosion 2012

Another live event is taking place in late July, and you can help decide the opening band! Announced today, Maverick DC Group is holding open voting for their latest event, DANGER CRUE x SHINJUKU LOFT 35th Anniversary PRESENTS J-ROCK EXPLOSION 2012  「華麗なる激情-Splendid Violent Emotion Vol.3」at Ebisu Liquid Room on 2012.7.28. So far, the bands performing consist of ALSDEAD, D.I.D, ギルガメッシュ (Girugamesh), カメレオ (Kameleo), ユナイト (Unite), and Maverick DC All Stars. The event in which the opener will perform is named …

Art Cube’s new mini-album and tour

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Art Cube's new mini-album and tour

Art Cube is releasing a new mini-album this Summer! 「奇形箱 ~ bad ass cube ~」 (kikeibako ~bad ass cube~) comes out on July 25th in three types – one of which consists solely of a DVD! Type A – 2,625 yen 1. SE (title undecided) 2. bad ass cube 3. 夢描写 (yume byousha) 4. 愛描写 (ai byousha) 5. SE (title undecided) 6. 色描写 (iro byousha) [Bonus] Type A trading card, one randomly selected out of four (first press only) Type B …

Two new albums for emmuree

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Two new albums for emmuree

emmuree has announced their plans for two new releases: their third album and a live album! No details are known yet, save for their names. The third album bears the title of 『EMURE’E』. As for the live album, it has the same name as their June 17th tour final, 【acute sense】. We’ll keep you updated when more information is available! The band also has a short tour planned that will take them to Osaka, Nagoya and Tokyo! November 17 @ …

New single and tour for SuG

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New single and tour for SuG

Freshly returned from their Asian tour, SuG announced  a few days ago that they plan to release a new single this autumn, followed by a tour! With the interesting title 「sweeToxic」, the single comes out on September 19th in three types: Limited Edition Type A (CD+DVD) – 1,800 yen 1. sweeToxic 2. fat inside horror [DVD] 「sweeToxic」 PV and making of [Bonus] Special premium live application card Limited Edition Type B (CD+DVD) – 1,800 yen Tracklist is the same as …

V-ROCK 2012 Rescheduled

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V-ROCK 2012 Rescheduled

V-ROCK FESTIVAL ’12 coordinators have just sent out the following announcement: Announcement from V-ROCK FESTIVAL We’d like to inform you that V-ROCK FESTIVAL that was scheduled for this Autumn will be rescheduled. Festival date will be announced later on the official web site and mail magazine, etc. We will make sure it will be an even more fantastic festival. Thank you and we are hoping for your understanding.   It’s unclear whether the festival will be planned for the winter, …

You Leaves DEVI+TEC

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You Leaves DEVI+TEC

  A little more bad news for the indies scene: You’s last live with DEVI+TEC will be on June 29th, at which point the band plans to continue activities with a support bassist. Their official statement reads:   More than ever, thank you deeply for supporting DEVI+TEC. We have an important notice for everyone.   At this time, after the free mini one-man live on June 29th, it has been decided that bassist You will leave the band for personal …

MiD DERACINE to Disband

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MiD DERACINE to Disband

  It’s been a while since we’ve talked about the Sendai band MiD DERACINE, but they’ve been going strong and steady, until recently. Last month, vocalist Hibari announced via Twitter that the band would dissolve, but mentioned no details other than that the announcement would appear on their website shortly. Since then, it indeed has.   At this time, we have received information from Kazuharu that he would like to leave the band for personal reasons. While considering that activity …