Wednesday, August 23, 2017

  • Acid Black Cherry’s Yasu Cancels Tour, Goes on Hiatus Due to Poor Health

    Acid Black Cherry’s Yasu Cancels Tour, Goes on Hiatus Due to Poor Health

    Acid Black Cherry, one of the more major names in the Visual kei industry, has had to throw in the towel for a bit due to health problems. On his official website, staff wrote that ...

  • HOLYCLOCK to Enter Indefinite Hiatus in September

    HOLYCLOCK to Enter Indefinite Hiatus in September

    Sometimes the band lifestyle isn't for the best. HOLYCLOCK has announced that at their September 21 show at LIVE HOUSE D', they will go on indefinite activity pause, and for a surp ...

  • SuG to Enter Indefinite Hiatus in September

    SuG to Enter Indefinite Hiatus in September

    SuG has been charging towards their first Nippon Budokan show for months now, but unfortunately, it will mark an end as well as a milestone. SuG has announced that following their ...

  • Devil Kitty’s Akina Suffers Stroke

    Devil Kitty’s Akina Suffers Stroke

    It may be a while before Devil Kitty's guitarist returns to the scene. On Friday, August 11, Devil Kitty's guitarist Akina was hospitalized due to poor health condition. There, he ...

  • 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 ...

Acid Black Cherry’s Yasu Cancels Tour, Goes on Hiatus Due to Poor Health

Acid Black Cherry’s Yasu Cancels Tour, Goes on Hiatus Due to Poor Health

Acid Black Cherry, one of the more major names in the Visual kei industry, has had to throw in the towel for a bit due to health problems. On his official website, staff wrote tha ...

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HOLYCLOCK to Enter Indefinite Hiatus in September

HOLYCLOCK to Enter Indefinite Hiatus in September

Sometimes the band lifestyle isn't for the best. HOLYCLOCK has announced that at their September 21 show at LIVE HOUSE D', they will go on indefinite activity pause, and for a sur ...

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SuG to Enter Indefinite Hiatus in September

SuG to Enter Indefinite Hiatus in September

SuG has been charging towards their first Nippon Budokan show for months now, but unfortunately, it will mark an end as well as a milestone. SuG has announced that following their ...

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Devil Kitty’s Akina Suffers Stroke

Devil Kitty’s Akina Suffers Stroke

It may be a while before Devil Kitty's guitarist returns to the scene. On Friday, August 11, Devil Kitty's guitarist Akina was hospitalized due to poor health condition. There, he ...

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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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