Monday, June 26, 2017

  • MEJIBRAY to Enter Hiatus

    MEJIBRAY to Enter Hiatus

    MEJIBRAY, arguably one of the most popular visual kei bands in the scene right now, has a disappointing announcement for fans. Following the end of 2017, MEJIBRAY will enter an act ...

  • Yoshiki to Undergo Emergency Surgery

    Yoshiki to Undergo Emergency Surgery

    After consulting with a number of esteemed doctors, it has been determined that X JAPAN's leader and drummer Yoshiki will undergo emergency surgery on May 16th, 2017. The drummer h ...

  • MERRY BAD END to lose Drummer

    MERRY BAD END to lose Drummer

    Bad news for fans of Merry Bad End, the band will be losing their drummer next month. Drummer No.666 has been struggling with a re-occurring back injury, which will cause him to le ...

  • Dangan NO LIMIT to Disband in August

    Dangan NO LIMIT to Disband in August

    At the end of April, Dangan NO LIMIT had a disappointing announcement for fans. Following their last one-man show on August 18th, the band will break up due to bassist Chika's depa ...

  • Chanty Pauses Activities

    Chanty Pauses Activities

    Some bad news for chanty fans, it appears that guitarist shia had been arrested earlier this month. No more details about the circumstances are available, but the band has decided ...

  • NightingeiL Reforms

    NightingeiL Reforms

    Remember NightingeiL? This SPEED-DISK classic disbanded in 2012, with most of its members quitting musical activities. Kon went on to front CELL while drummer Hakuya offered suppor ...

MEJIBRAY to Enter Hiatus

MEJIBRAY to Enter Hiatus

MEJIBRAY, arguably one of the most popular visual kei bands in the scene right now, has a disappointing announcement for fans. Following the end of 2017, MEJIBRAY will enter an ac ...

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Yoshiki to Undergo Emergency Surgery

Yoshiki to Undergo Emergency Surgery

After consulting with a number of esteemed doctors, it has been determined that X JAPAN's leader and drummer Yoshiki will undergo emergency surgery on May 16th, 2017. The drummer ...

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MERRY BAD END to lose Drummer

MERRY BAD END to lose Drummer

Bad news for fans of Merry Bad End, the band will be losing their drummer next month. Drummer No.666 has been struggling with a re-occurring back injury, which will cause him to l ...

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Dangan NO LIMIT to Disband in August

Dangan NO LIMIT to Disband in August

At the end of April, Dangan NO LIMIT had a disappointing announcement for fans. Following their last one-man show on August 18th, the band will break up due to bassist Chika's dep ...

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Chanty Pauses Activities

Chanty Pauses Activities

Some bad news for chanty fans, it appears that guitarist shia had been arrested earlier this month. No more details about the circumstances are available, but the band has decided ...

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NightingeiL Reforms

NightingeiL Reforms

Remember NightingeiL? This SPEED-DISK classic disbanded in 2012, with most of its members quitting musical activities. Kon went on to front CELL while drummer Hakuya offered suppo ...

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One-Day Revival for Irokui

One-Day Revival for Irokui

Fans of イロクイ (Irokui) remember the day that they announced their disbandment. However, even after disbanding, the ex-Irokui members didn't wander away from the scene! Some members ...

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Synk;yet’s Shiori Returns to the Stage as Rino Exits

Synk;yet’s Shiori Returns to the Stage as Rino Exits

Last year, bassist Shiori left Synk;yet in order to properly recover from an ongoing medical issue. It's been a little while since we've heard about Shiori...but it look likes his ...

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Rides in Reincarnation

Rides in Reincarnation

Here’s the latest from promising newcomers Rides in Revellion! The band’s latest single 『リインカーネーション~(Reincarnation)F.A.T.E./Rusty Nail~』was supposed to be coming out next month, t ...

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LEZARD’s New Look, New Sound, and New Frontman

LEZARD’s New Look, New Sound, and New Frontman

In June of last year, LEZARD's vocalist Lime made his departure from the band. Since then, the band has been searching for a new vocalist. They finally found one, and he's got a s ...

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BugLug’s Issei Makes Recovery, Returns to Scene

BugLug’s Issei Makes Recovery, Returns to Scene

Way back in May, BugLug's vocalist Issei took a plunge down the stairs that caused head injuries serious enough that he underwent emergency surgery. After a long and surely arduou ...

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DaizyStripper to Make Major Debut This Summer

DaizyStripper to Make Major Debut This Summer

At the end of 2016, DaizyStripper had some exciting news for fans. In Summer 2017, DaizyStripper will make their major debut on CJ Victor Entertainment. This is, well, major. Vict ...

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DIR EN GREY and PIERROT Collaborate for Project

DIR EN GREY and PIERROT Collaborate for Project

If you've been following Twitter or Facebook closely over the past couple of days, you may have noticed an account named ANDROGYNOS. The mysterious first tweet only reads, "PIERRO ...

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The Return of SHOXX Magazine

The Return of SHOXX Magazine

It was only a few months ago we told you of SHOXX's unexpected departure from the visual kei scene. Bankruptcy forced the company to halt publishing the popular magazine. It, well ...

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lynch.’s Akinori Dismissed from Band Following Arrest, Band Pauses Activities

lynch.’s Akinori Dismissed from Band Following Arrest, Band Pauses Activities

Remember when we told you about bassist Akinori's run-in with Aichi Prefectural police? Unfortunately, things only went downhill from there. On December 20th, lynch. posted an off ...

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Avanchick Goes Independent from Rockstar Records

Avanchick Goes Independent from Rockstar Records

Avanchick just pulled off a one-man at Akasaka BLITZ the other day. Following the big show, they had a couple of bigger announcements. The first announcement was another one-man t ...

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MEGAMASSO Comes Out of Hibernation

MEGAMASSO Comes Out of Hibernation

In order to avoid burning out, sometimes it's best to go one step back and take a nice breather...which is exactly what MEGAMASSO decided one year ago. It looks like their hiberna ...

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lynch.’s Akinori Arrested

lynch.’s Akinori Arrested

Just this evening, an startling announcement was posted to lynch.'s OHP and social media accounts by the band's record label, notifying fans that bassist Akinori was arrested two ...

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Koudai of Royz Out of Commission

Koudai of Royz Out of Commission

It seems as if a fair number of bandmen are falling ill as of late, and unfortunately, Royz is no exception. The band announced that after the end of today, November 13th, bassist ...

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Return of the Prodigal Planet Children

Return of the Prodigal Planet Children

Hey, did you know it’s almost the 10th anniversary of Planet Child Records? This popular label is going to have an anniversary live on January 9th at Osaka Muse. What is the lineu ...

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