Tuesday, August 20, 2019

ex. D’espairRay’s HIZUMI Starts NUL.

ex. D’espairRay’s HIZUMI Starts NUL.

After nearly a decade out of the music scene, HIZUMI is back. NUL., comprised of HIZUMI (ex. D'espairsRay) on vocals, MASATO (defspiral) on guitar, and toshiyuki kishi (abingdon b ...

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Visual Japan Summit Day 2 Pt. 1

Visual Japan Summit Day 2 Pt. 1

VALS Emcees Tatsuro (MUCC) and George (LADIES ROOM) appeared on the Visual Stage to introduce the first band of Day 2, VALS. VALS is best known as the visual kei/dance hybrid proj ...

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It’s Time to Plan Ahead for the hide Summer Festival 2017

It’s Time to Plan Ahead for the hide Summer Festival 2017

On July 18th at the Maihama Amphitheater, over 130 artists gathered for "hide presents MIX LEMONed JELLY." The event was originally produced by hide 20 years ago and featured not ...

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MICRO HEAD 4N’s Plus defspiral Equals 9BALL GAMES

MICRO HEAD 4N’s Plus defspiral Equals 9BALL GAMES

When most bands do a coupling tour, they only go as far as playing two separate sets. But when the THE MICRO HEAD 4N'S and defspiral tour together, they form a super band. 9BALL G ...

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Recent Releases: October 21st Digest

Recent Releases: October 21st Digest

Howdy, folks! How did you spend your Halloween? Hopefully with some visual kei music? If that wasn't the case, and you need your fix of new songs on the scene, check out the relea ...

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defspiral’s Masaki on Break due to Herniated Disc

defspiral’s Masaki on Break due to Herniated Disc

Right on the heels of their third album "BRILLIANT WORLD" releasing this month, defspiral have announced some news regarding their drummer, Masaki. According to a statement on the ...

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Recent Releases: August 19th Digest

Recent Releases: August 19th Digest

Howdy, all! It's Ernie here with your dose of releases! Why not have a look and see if any of them appeal to you? There's a good variety of releases, so hopefully you'll find some ...

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Defspiral Heads to Thailand

Defspiral Heads to Thailand

We know that SuG will be attending Tokyo Crazy Kawaii Bangkok/JAPAN EXPO THAILAND 2015, but there's going to be more familiar faces joining the expo's stage as well! Defspiral has ...

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What Makes exist trace? Three “My Existence” Shows Announced!

What Makes exist trace? Three “My Existence” Shows Announced!

All-female rock band exist†trace has announced the lineup for this fall’s “My Existence” trio of 3-man live shows in Tokyo.  The guest list is as varied and talented as exist†trac ...

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TRANSTIC NERVE’S NEVER END

TRANSTIC NERVE’S NEVER END

TRANSTIC NERVE fans got quite the treat today! Not only was there a one-day revival live today, but the band will be releasing a new single! "NEVER END" is their first release in ...

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defspiral’s brilliant

defspiral’s brilliant

defspiral is starting to pick up for the summer, as the release of their eleventh single is fast approaching, as is the beginning of their 2014 tour, "CARNVAL awake". First, check ...

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TRANSTIC NERVE One-day Revival

TRANSTIC NERVE One-day Revival

defspiral fans, THE UNDERNEATH fans, and TRANSTIC NERVE fans alike are in for a great show this Christmas. ...

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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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ILLUMINA Shines for One Day Only

ILLUMINA Shines for One Day Only

Those of you that are fluent in V-Kei history will be interested in this show. 90's Visual Kei band ILLUMINA announced on December 20th that they will be holding a one-day revival ...

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Rock Musical Pink Spider is Back on the Stage

Rock Musical Pink Spider is Back on the Stage

  It's been an exciting year for hide fans--the Rocket Dive project has been announcing a string of releases and events to commemorate hide's life and his ever influential mu ...

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hide’s Spirit Still Rockin’ through Tribute Series

hide’s Spirit Still Rockin’ through Tribute Series

15 years after his tragic and untimely death, the legend of hide continues to be told and retold through the dedication of those he worked with and those he further inspired. In M ...

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defspiral Releases Their 9th Single

defspiral Releases Their 9th Single

defspiral put out new singles in both March and April of this year, bringing them up a total of eight singles released in their three year career. Now the band has announced that ...

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Recent Releases: Digest 3/15

Recent Releases: Digest 3/15

  Sometimes there are just too many releases for us to grab at (that's a good thing, because it means visual-kei is still alive and well!) However, this doesn't mean you guys ...

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New full album for Mix Speaker’s,Inc

New full album for Mix Speaker’s,Inc

Mix Speaker's,Inc. is on a roll! Their latest single 「SKY HEAVEN」 is still fresh in the stores, but the band lost no time in announcing the details of their upcoming full album! 「 ...

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Defspiral One-Man and Beauty & Beast lives

Defspiral One-Man and Beauty & Beast lives

Defspiral, who recently released their newest single 「Lotus」on July 25th, will be having a one-man live at the Shinjuku Loft on July 30th. Tickets are ¥4000 at the door. There wil ...

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