Monday, November 20, 2017

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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ALIVE to Disband in April

ALIVE to Disband in April

ALIVE, who has been active since 2012, had some disappointing news for fans recently. ALIVE will disband following their one-man show on April 28th at Takadanobaba AREA. It seems ...

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The Full beauty;tricker Fest Lineup

The Full beauty;tricker Fest Lineup

[beauty;tricker]'s ~渋谷が大変!~ (Shibuya ga Taihen!) will take place at livehouses throughout Shibuya on Monday, August 10th. Since the initial announcement in May, the lineup has bee ...

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Recent Releases: May 20th Digest

Recent Releases: May 20th Digest

May was another productive month for the visual kei industry. If you were looking for some new music, look no further! This little hamster has the scoop on quite a bit of releases ...

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ALIVE’s Got Some Lives

ALIVE’s Got Some Lives

With the release of their new single, ALIVE also has several lives planned! If you've loved their music from the start, or are just becoming interested in the new single, see if y ...

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ALIVE and Story-Telling

ALIVE and Story-Telling

If you were waiting for your chance to get a hold of a fairy tale in music form, wait no longer! ALIVE's new single 「オトギバナシ」 (Otogi Banashi) promises to be just that. It releases ...

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New Years Live Digest

New Years Live Digest

Are you in Japan this holiday season and looking for a place to party when the ball drops? Japan isn't particularly known for Western-style parties on New Year's Eve. In fact, it ...

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Nico Nico Nama – July 14-20

Nico Nico Nama – July 14-20

Readers! The World Cup is over and (spoiler alert) Germany took home to gold, for the fourth time in the history of the tournament, and the first time as a unified nation. Must be ...

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LOST ASH’s “Message” Much Clearer

LOST ASH’s “Message” Much Clearer

Only recently did Shattered-Tranquility inform you about LOST ASH's 11th single, but we have more information for you! ...

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Dangan NO LIMIT Releases Their First Single

Dangan NO LIMIT Releases Their First Single

Dangan NO LIMIT has only just recently made their way onto the scene, having had their first live back in January.  Not surprisingly, they will be participating in many more lives ...

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Seal a VOW with a Devil’s Kiss

Seal a VOW with a Devil’s Kiss

Today marks the celebration of another tempting release from VOW. ...

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Introducing JENOVA

Introducing JENOVA

There's a new band to introduce today--JENOVA.  They are starting with a bang.  This Tokyo-based band and will be beginning activities this Tuesday, February 18th.  Two of these m ...

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AUBE Gets Bandaged Up

AUBE Gets Bandaged Up

AUBE has announced their  first release of 2014--and it's a full length album.  "Bandage" will be released on February 19th, 2014. ...

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SHIBUYA REX Marks Year Three by Giving Away the Goods for Free

SHIBUYA REX Marks Year Three by Giving Away the Goods for Free

What's a better way for a venue to commemorate an anniversary than to hold a live? How about holding four? Not enough? Okay, well, let's make the whole tour free then! That's the ...

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Oneness’s First Anniversary Single

Oneness’s First Anniversary Single

It seems like Oneness is already reaching that very important mark in their career--their first anniversary.  Not even two months after the release of their third maxi-single, the ...

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NAINE’s Guitarist Shiki Returns

NAINE’s Guitarist Shiki Returns

  Good news for fans of NAINE!  It was announced a while ago that Shiki, their guitarist was taking a break due to health issues, specifically, tonsillitis.  However, just th ...

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ALIVE Departs

ALIVE Departs

    Hot on the heels of 5th single "Black V.I.P. Show" released in August, band ALIVE has announced that they will be releasing another new single.  Titled "Departure," this ...

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SHEDIA’s Endless Reign

SHEDIA’s Endless Reign

Have you thought to yourself lately, "Man, I could sure use some new bands"? Well, try on SHEDIA for size! シェディア(SHEDIA) began activities in February 2013 as a 4-member band, but ...

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Poltergeist to Return with Full Lineup

Poltergeist to Return with Full Lineup

Poltergeist is back! (But, something looks a little different...) In July, Poltergeist got knocked down to a two-member unit and subsequently ceased activity. Many a visual band h ...

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Jupiter’s Debut Single

Jupiter’s Debut Single

If you've been waiting to hear more from Jupiter, wait no longer! On July 24th, the 5-member group will release their debut single, "Blessing of the Future" via Universal Music. I ...

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