Saturday, August 19, 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 tha ...

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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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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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KAMIJO’s North America Shows Abruptly Canceled

KAMIJO’s North America Shows Abruptly Canceled

KAMIJO's New York and Mexico shows have been in the works for a while. Unfortunately, just a week before they were set to happen, both shows were abruptly canceled by their Mexica ...

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BugLug’s Issei Moved Out of Intensive Care

BugLug’s Issei Moved Out of Intensive Care

BugLug fans and visual kei fans alike were thrown for a loop when the band announced vocalist Issei underwent emergency surgery for severe head injuries. As a result, the band has ...

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BugLug’s Issei Seriously Injured, Band Suspends Activities

BugLug’s Issei Seriously Injured, Band Suspends Activities

BugLug, who was about to kick off an encore tour for their 47-prefecture tour "GAMBLING JAPAN," had some unexpected and unfortunate news for fans. Vocalist Issei sustained serious ...

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GAGA to disband

GAGA to disband

Fans of GAGA may be aware, but earlier this month vocalist Tohka left the band, and as a result the group is disbanding this coming February. Prior to this, the group has decided ...

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KAMIJO’s Paris and Brazil Shows Postponed

KAMIJO’s Paris and Brazil Shows Postponed

KAMIJO was set to round off his 20th anniversary with a couple of stops overseas, but unfortunately, those will be postponed until sometime next year. In the tragedy that fell on ...

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An Cafe’s Slovenia Performance Cancelled

An Cafe’s Slovenia Performance Cancelled

An Cafe was scheduled to play at Slovenia's Sakuga Gaiden on June 20th. Unfortunately, due to the organizer's circumstances, An Cafe's performance has been cancelled. Fans who bou ...

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Kamijo’s Performance in Brazil Cancelled

Kamijo’s Performance in Brazil Cancelled

Amid celebration of Kamijo's two-decade-long career in his 2015 world-wide tour, Kamijo is running into technical issues that will unfortunately halt his festivities in Brazil. Wh ...

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Shinsaibashi club ALIVE! Closes After Eviction

Shinsaibashi club ALIVE! Closes After Eviction

Fans in the Osaka area may not be going to a memorable venue any more. Shinsaibashi club ALIVE! has played host to many visual kei bands and fans are likely to have some good memo ...

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DIALITE Loses Light and Disbands

DIALITE Loses Light and Disbands

It was only October when we introduced you to this band, but it seems like problems on the inside have cut their stardom short. Maybe you'll come to understand their decision, or ...

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All But One Leave Serial Number

All But One Leave Serial Number

Serial⇔Number, since their formation, have had a history of lineup changes, including the departure of every member save for their vocalist back in 2010, and several alterations s ...

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Chanty’s Grand Bargain

Chanty’s Grand Bargain

Chanty – who we have talked so much about lately – has quite a proposal for all you fans out there! ...

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Mejibray’s Eleventh Single and Additional Live Cancellation

Mejibray’s Eleventh Single and Additional Live Cancellation

Despite the recent mishaps with Mejibray's Meto and the unfortunate fall that involved both him and Nightmare's Hitsugi, Mejibray are powering through in high hopes that Meto will ...

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Akane Admitted to Hospital for Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder; DID Goes on Indefinite Hiatus

Akane Admitted to Hospital for Schizophrenia, Bipolar Disorder; DID Goes on Indefinite Hiatus

  Terrible and very sudden news was announced just an hour ago from D.I.D's official home page. After their hiatus back in the winter due to guitarist Satoshi leaving the ban ...

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ViViD’s Ko-ki Gets Injured, Cancels Shows; Florida Performance

ViViD’s Ko-ki Gets Injured, Cancels Shows; Florida Performance

MEJIBRAY's Meto isn't the only one with this problem right now, unfortunately. ...

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2nd awake Vocalist Stricken with the Flu, Cancels Performance

2nd awake Vocalist Stricken with the Flu, Cancels Performance

Hokkaido's resident future-rock five-piece 2nd awake had a rough week last week. Due to their frontman's coming down with the flu - for the first time in his life, reportedly - th ...

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Ukraine Riots and Uprising Forces Girugamesh to Cancel Live

Ukraine Riots and Uprising Forces Girugamesh to Cancel Live

It's not often where the issues of politics and social uprisings end up being involved with Visual music. Many fans typically think of their music and the real-world as separate e ...

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hide’s PINK SPIDER Gets Squashed

hide’s PINK SPIDER Gets Squashed

Disheartening news for those who were hoping to celebrate legendary guitarist hide's 50th birthday year by watching the musical based on his works. As of January 14, all scheduled ...

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