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    • Kiryu to Release 19th Maxi Single

      Kiryu to Release 19th Maxi Single

      Kiryu had some exciting news after their solo show on April 28th in Tokyo. They've announced the release of their next maxi single, "Muku" (無垢), on July 11. We don't have all the d ...

    • sleepyhead’s First Album and Tour

      sleepyhead’s First Album and Tour

      sleepyhead, the solo project of Takeru (ex. SuG), is taking 2018 by storm. Since the start of the New Year alone, Takeru has managed to record 12 songs, film 2 music videos, hold h ...

    • YOSHIKI Returns to Japan for 10th Reunion Anniversary

      YOSHIKI Returns to Japan for 10th Reunion Anniversary

      Since YOSHIKI's emergency surgery last year, fans have been wondering if YOSHIKI will ever get back to the insane drumming he's known and loved for. Despite the tough road to recov ...

    • the GazettE Finally Reveals New Album Details

      the GazettE Finally Reveals New Album Details

      Since the GazettE announced plans for a Spring 2018 album release last year, fans have been eagerly awaiting more information. On March 10--the anniversary of the band's formation- ...

    • [Interview] THE GALLO’s Appetite for “KERBEROS”

      [Interview] THE GALLO’s Appetite for “KERBEROS”

      If you've heard of THE GALLO, it's probably because you've heard something like "their fans bring plates and spoons to shows," or "their lyrics are obscene." It's not a secret that ...

    • ZIN (ex. Jupiter) Starts Solo Activities

      ZIN (ex. Jupiter) Starts Solo Activities

      Since Jupiter's disbandment on February 3, vocalist ZIN has been keeping busy in various sessions. Now, he's doing a little something on his own. ZIN has announced a solo acoustic ...

    GACKT’s Anime Theme and…World Tour!?

    GACKT’s Anime Theme and…World Tour!?

    GACKT rounded off the final show of his LAST VISUALIVE tour last night, and he had some big announcements to make at the end. The first announcement is that he will hold a world t ...

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    Interview: The Renaissance of Psycho le Cému

    Interview: The Renaissance of Psycho le Cému

    Psycho le Cému has been a huge name in the visual kei industry worldwide ever since visual kei's overseas boom in the early 2000's. Hearts were broken when they went on activity p ...

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    BugLug Delays Release but Keeps on Playing

    BugLug Delays Release but Keeps on Playing

    For those of you who have been keeping up with the news on BugLug's Issei and his serious head injuries, you know that he's been undergoing treatment to recover. Specifics on his ...

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    NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST Opens for LOUD PARK ’16

    NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST Opens for LOUD PARK ’16

    One festival, two days, three stages--of Japan's most epic music festival is coming up! LOUD PARK is an annual heavy metal festival that has been held at Chiba's Makuhari Messe an ...

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    Become Immortal and Avant Garde with lynch.

    Become Immortal and Avant Garde with lynch.

    lynch. is releasing some live footage from the grand finale of their one-man tour at the end of 2015. "IMMORTALITY," featuring scenes from "DARK DARKER DARKNESS" at Tokyo Dome Cit ...

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    Mediena Disbanding this September

    Mediena Disbanding this September

    Despite releasing their first single 「呪縛」(Jubaku) back in December and their upcoming live schedule, Mediena have made a sudden announcement regarding their status. Released on Ju ...

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    the LOTUS Loses Rian

    the LOTUS Loses Rian

    Shortly after the release of their first album "Zoltax" back in April and on the eve of their "ELIZA" oneman tour kicking off this month, the LOTUS have some sad news for fans. On ...

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    Introducing: ZERO MIND INFINITY

    Introducing: ZERO MIND INFINITY

    Many of the new bands we introduce lately include members brand new to the visual kei scene, but the band we want to introduce today has more than a few v-kei veterans. ZERO MIND ...

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    Metronome Reboots for 10th Era

    Metronome Reboots for 10th Era

    メトロノーム (Metronome) was one of the bigger visual kei bands back in the day. They broke hearts when they announced their indefinite activity pause in 2009. It looks like 2016 has ne ...

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    NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST Adds Dates to EU Tour

    NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST Adds Dates to EU Tour

    We recently told you about NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST's plans to tour Europe for the first time next month. Since that initial announcement, they have added 2 additional shows in 2 more ...

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    A9 “TRUTH IN LIGHT AND DARKNESS” Final @ TSUTAYA O-EAST

    A9 “TRUTH IN LIGHT AND DARKNESS” Final @ TSUTAYA O-EAST

    In April, A9 released their 2nd EP “LIGHT AND DARKNESS,” featuring new music that showcases their brand new sound. To celebrate, they held a nationwide tour with 16 stops titled “ ...

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    NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST to Tour Europe in July

    NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST to Tour Europe in July

    It's been a long time coming, but one of visual kei's most anticipated bands is making their European debut. NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST will hit Europe in their first ever European tour ...

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    ZIZ to Release New EP and Appear in DEEP SANCTUARY V

    ZIZ to Release New EP and Appear in DEEP SANCTUARY V

    ZIZ, featuring frontman Közi (DALLE, ex. XA-VAT, Malice Mizer), is releasing some brand new music at their next one-man show. "JEEZSO8DOVEDOPE" will be released on May 29th for 1, ...

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    Psycho le Cemu Brings New Music to Paris

    Psycho le Cemu Brings New Music to Paris

    Psycho le Cému, who brought joy to fans around the world when they announced their revival last year, are heading overseas to meet some of those worldwide fans. Psycho le Cému wil ...

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    Deviloof’s New Mini Album, First Oneman–Free!

    Deviloof’s New Mini Album, First Oneman–Free!

    It wasn't too long ago that we introduced Deviloof! How is the band doing? Let's see...Deviloof has two big announcements--a new mini album and their first oneman! Deviloof is dro ...

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    Arlequin’s new album and all-Japan tour!

    Arlequin’s new album and all-Japan tour!

    We’ll sometimes talk of a band doing an “all-Japan tour” but rarely do we really mean ALL JAPAN, as in all 47 different prefectures. However, indies darlings Arlequin will be unde ...

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    MUCC’s New Single and Almost 20th Anniversary Tour

    MUCC’s New Single and Almost 20th Anniversary Tour

    For fans of MUCC, you've maybe heard by now their plans for the summer--plans that include a brand new single and another tour! First off, their yet-to-be-titled single will be re ...

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    LUNA SEA Releasing New Single

    LUNA SEA Releasing New Single

    LUNA SEA will release their first single in nearly 2 years this June. "Limit" will go on sale June 22nd in a whopping 4 types. You can browse and pre-order all types on CDJapan. L ...

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    [TRANSLATION] Starwave Records 6th Anniversary Label Event

    [TRANSLATION] Starwave Records 6th Anniversary Label Event

    Editor's note: This live report was translated and published with permission from Vkei-Guide. You can read the original event report in Japanese here. Starwave Records 6 Anniversa ...

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    Mike to Leave Nihilizm in May

    Mike to Leave Nihilizm in May

    Nihilizm celebrated their 2nd anniversary back in November 2015. Though they haven't been around very long, it seems guitarist ミケ (Mike) is already calling it quits. The band anno ...

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