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    • Scarlet Valse to Lose Raizo

      Scarlet Valse to Lose Raizo

      On June 9, Scarlet Valse had a disappointing announcement for fans. The band will lose guitarist Raizo after their July 4 show in Tokyo. The reason stated in the official announcem ...

    • THE GALLO Acknowledges PLUTO

      THE GALLO Acknowledges PLUTO

      THE GALLO may have just released "KERBEROS" in March, but they're already set to put out some new tunes in June! On June 27, THE GALLO will release their latest single "PLUTO." It ...

    • DIAURA Starts…DIAURA?

      DIAURA Starts…DIAURA?

      It's the DIAURA you know and love, it's just another side of them that happens to have the same name. (What?) Put simply, DIAURA is trying out something a little different. ディオーラ ( ...

    • GACKT Joins Cryptocurrency Investment Project and Reveals Real Name

      GACKT Joins Cryptocurrency Investment Project and Reveals Real Name

      Because no one would actually name their son "GACKT," right? Cryptocurrency (such as Bitcoin) has become a sweeping phenomenon in the global business world. In summary, it's a "pee ...

    • THE GALLO to Release New Tunes

      THE GALLO to Release New Tunes

      THE GALLO, the five-member band whose almost controversial style is making waves in the Visual kei scene, is releasing some new music in March 2018. On March 14, 2018, THE GALLO wi ...

    • MIZTAVLA Crash the Bar Mitzvah!

      MIZTAVLA Crash the Bar Mitzvah!

      Unbeknownst to us, new band Miztavla is already up to their 3rd mini-album! “Chimaira” comes out June 28th in two types, see tracklists for details:   Chimaira (A Type) ¥3,500 ...

    Come come my lady, you’re my Pentagon, sugar, baby!

    Come come my lady, you’re my Pentagon, sugar, baby!

    Pentagon’s single “Crazy Tribe” comes out February 8th in 3 types, details below:   Crazy Tribe (A Type) ¥1,800 Tracklist CD 1. CRAZY TRIBE 2. mistake DVD CRAZY TRIBE (MUSIC ...

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    Rose Noire’s Principle

    Rose Noire’s Principle

    Louie and Jill have been compiling a best of album, and if you're a fan, you'll definitely want to get your copy. Already on shelves, "Principle -the LIVE BEST-" comes with twelve ...

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    Some kick-ass music to keep you awake at night

    Some kick-ass music to keep you awake at night

    We introduced Insomnia not long ago, and it’s already time for their first album! “ARCANA” comes out January 18th, check it out below!   OHP ...

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    Soan Solo Sandwich with Extra Mustard

    Soan Solo Sandwich with Extra Mustard

    We mentioned ex-Fatima and Moran drummer Soan’s solo project awhile back, now it’s time for their first mini-album! Soan and Chanty vocalist Akuta's latest is [慟哭を鼓動として道とする音] (Dok ...

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    SID’s Latest Single!

    SID’s Latest Single!

    The latest single by VK luminaries SID is coming your way soon! [硝子の瞳] (Garasu no Hitomi) is coming out January 18th in 4 different types. It will also be featured as the theme so ...

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    Sounds of Sugizo

    Sounds of Sugizo

    [音] (Oto) is the latest album by Sugizo! It comes out Friday, December 23rd, check it out!   Oto 3000 yen Tracklist 1. IRA 2. Raummusik 3. VOID 4. Decaying 5. Proxima Centaur ...

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    JILUKA’s “DIVINE ERROR”

    JILUKA’s “DIVINE ERROR”

    As promised, here’s all the juicy deets on the new Jiluka single! “Divine Error" comes out on Wednesday in two types, see below for tracklists!   Divine Error (A Type) ¥1,800 ...

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    December Dad-O-Rama!

    December Dad-O-Rama!

    Just when I wanted to make more patriarchal puns, it’s time for another DADAROMA release! 「造花とカラシニコフ」(Zoka to Kalashnikov) comes out today in two types, check it out!   Zoka ...

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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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    Rave – Ukiyo

    Rave – Ukiyo

    Time for a new single from the talented gentlemen of the band Rave! "Ukiyo" comes out tomorrow in 3 types, let's check it out!   Ukiyo (Type A) ¥1,800 Tracklist [CD] 1. UKIYO ...

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    Mr. Snowman, Give me a Single!

    Mr. Snowman, Give me a Single!

    Vistlip has just become an adult! The band’s 18th single, “Snowman” is out November 30th, which is a little early for Christmas but has plenty of wintry charm nonetheless! There a ...

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    Avanchick’s First Album!

    Avanchick’s First Album!

    Here it is: After 2 years together, Avanchick’s first album! 明日もし世界が終わっても (Ashita Moshi Sekai ga Owattemo) comes out Wednesday in two types, see below for details:   Ashita M ...

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    Yoshiki in Europe and more!

    Yoshiki in Europe and more!

    We at S-T have been covering the ongoing success of Yoshiki and his film “We are X,” and the news just keeps on coming! Last week on Friday, November 11th, Yoshiki performed at th ...

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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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    Glamhaze to Disband

    Glamhaze to Disband

    It only seemed like it was yesterday that we introduced グラムヘイズ (glamhaze) in late December, but now the band has some unfortunate news for their fans. Following the release of the ...

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    VABEL to disband

    VABEL to disband

    Bad news for fans of VABEL; the bands been going strong for a few years now, but unfortunately they will soon be disbanding. The last time you will be able to see them is at their ...

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    X Japan: Costume Contest in NYC!

    X Japan: Costume Contest in NYC!

    In our continuing coverage of X Japan documentary "We Are X," we have more news for those of you coming to the big apple to see the NYC premiere! There will be two more Q&As with ...

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    D’s Wonderland Savior in Detail

    D’s Wonderland Savior in Detail

    If you have recently been at the crosswalk by the Toei Plaza in Shibuya, there's a good chance that you may have seen or heard something familiar to you! That's right, a PV spot f ...

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    exist trace updates!!

    exist trace updates!!

    Last month we introduced you to the latest exist†trace release. "ROYAL STRAIGHT MAGIC" comes out November 16th and includes the following tracks:   ROYAL STRAIGHT MAGIC 2000 ...

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    WE ARE X: Premieres in NYC!!! (and more)

    WE ARE X: Premieres in NYC!!! (and more)

    We’ve written extensively (here and here and here) about X Japan’s award-nominated movie and its voyage to the good ole’ US of A! Here’s some more info about what’s coming up: ...

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