Tuesday, September 18, 2018

Soan Project’s Double 3rd Mini Album

Soan Project’s Double 3rd Mini Album

Soan Project is at it again with Akuta (Chanty) and Temari (amber gris) with a double 3rd mini album release. On September 5, Soan Project with Akuta will release "Doumou naru Kyo ...

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Soan plays some handball and some tunes

Soan plays some handball and some tunes

Another month, another album; Soan’s solo project is on a role! This time he’s teaming with Ruvie and amber gris vocalist Temari. Their album [静謐を制し征する音] (Seihitsu wo Seishi Seisu ...

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ex. Moran’s Soan Starts New Project

ex. Moran’s Soan Starts New Project

The loss of Moran from the visual kei scene came as a blow to many. While members have been participating in live sessions here and there, it seems that at least Soan has taken th ...

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amber gris Last Single & Best-of Album

amber gris Last Single & Best-of Album

A couple of months ago, we brought you the unfortunate news that amber gris will be disbanding on May 27th. Fortunately, some good music will come out of all of this. On April 15t ...

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amber gris Members Comment on Disbandment

amber gris Members Comment on Disbandment

Many of our readers were disappointed to hear about amber gris' disbandment this May. We only translated the official announcement for you then, but now member comments have arriv ...

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amber gris Disbanding in May

amber gris Disbanding in May

amber gris just finished off their one-man tour "fall down the moment" last night at Shinjuku BLAZE. Unfortunately, this tour final didn't have a happy ending. On May 27th, amber ...

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Recent Releases: December 17th Digest

Recent Releases: December 17th Digest

Howdy, folks! It's your favorite news-reporting hamster here! Or at least I hope I'm your favorite... Anywho, the crew already mentioned some of the releases that came out on the ...

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amber gris is in the Cell

amber gris is in the Cell

This month, amber gris will be releasing their 5th maxi-single!  Entitled "in the Cell," the single will be released on the 28th in 2 types.  Each type contains 3 songs, but one t ...

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Arlequin’s Injured Kuruto to Return

Arlequin’s Injured Kuruto to Return

It wasn't too long ago that we announced that Arlequin's guitarist, Kuruto, was injured while playing at their Esaka Muse live on March 30th. Fans were very worried as he had been ...

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ZEAL LINK Brings Your Favorite Bands Around the Block Again

ZEAL LINK Brings Your Favorite Bands Around the Block Again

Our favorite V-kei CD shop has done it again. "ZEAL LINK TOUR -2014-" will span Japan once again with a total of 18 shows. They're bringing 12 of the hottest V-kei bands along wit ...

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THE GALLO Album Updates

THE GALLO Album Updates

At the end of September, we wrote about the announcement of THE GALLO's first full album release, "GALLO." In the 5 years since the band's formation, they have not released a full ...

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LIPHLICH’s 5th Maxi-Single Release & Oneman Shows

LIPHLICH’s 5th Maxi-Single Release & Oneman Shows

LIPHLICH released their second full album, "フルコースは逆さから" (Full Course Gyakusa Kara), on October 2nd, which was accompanied by a tour that finished up on November 8th. The band will ...

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Nico Nico Nama Weekly– September 23-29

Nico Nico Nama Weekly– September 23-29

Dear readers-- I hope you're ready because this week is going to be a fantastic week for you Nico Nico Nama watchers! ニコニコ生(Nico Nico Nama) hosts many online broadcasts everyday. ...

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Loki Still Sowing Oats, Embarks on New Mischief

Loki Still Sowing Oats, Embarks on New Mischief

お疲れ様、渋谷。 有難う、渋谷。 pic.twitter.com/4oa9uog6ot— Loki (@Loki_gantzfeld) June 24, 2013 Sweet news for fans of Sugar, courtesy of our new bud MamaCass from o.t.o. show! After ...

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A New Single, Tour and Preview for REALies

A New Single, Tour and Preview for REALies

REALies, after the release of their third maxi single "LiNE" last month, have recently announced their next upcoming maxi single, which is slate to release this October! 「彩花唄-いろはう ...

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Autumn Cup TOUR

Autumn Cup TOUR

Heading to Japan this autumn? If you are, you may very well be in for a treat! This year many of our favourite visual bands will be participating in a country-wide tour called, "A ...

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Temari Unable to Perform

Temari Unable to Perform

According to an announcement on amber gris's OHP, vocalist Temari will not participate in the upcoming live on June 18th due to illness. The message reads:   An announcement ...

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Amber gris’s Equipment Vehicle (and Equipment) Stolen

Amber gris’s Equipment Vehicle (and Equipment) Stolen

  Oh, dear! There is horrible news from Amber gris today. It was announced yesterday on Koto's blog that sometime between April 21st and 24th the band's Equipment vehicle was ...

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Second Album for amber gris

Second Album for amber gris

After December's release of their 3rd maxi single 「bright or blind」, amber gris have announced their second full album, debuting this month. 「AROUND CHILDREN」will drop on February ...

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Final2012 Special Event

Final2012 Special Event

Holy cow, this is going to be a fun event to go to if you have tickets! 21 bands will be bringing in the New Year on December 31st at the Takadanobaba AREA, one of the prime liveh ...

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