Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Which of Your Favorite Bandmen are Playing Pokemon GO?

Which of Your Favorite Bandmen are Playing Pokemon GO?

After a lot of ups and down (and server crashes), Pokemon GO was finally released in Japan yesterday. Along with its release came a flood of pictures from people all over Japan sh ...

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Hizumi and Kozi to Appear at Astan Asia Days

Hizumi and Kozi to Appear at Astan Asia Days

Germany is getting a healthy dose of Japanese culture this October. On October 17th and 18th, Astan Asia Days will be held at Weststadthalle in Essen, Germany. Their current guest ...

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Interview: Hizumi at Naka-Kon 2015

Interview: Hizumi at Naka-Kon 2015

This year's Naka-Kon in Kansas attracted fans of Japanese anime, music, and culture from both in and out of country. Also in attendance was Hizumi. He's best known as the former v ...

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D’espairsRay Hizumi in Kansas: Panel Schedule

D’espairsRay Hizumi in Kansas: Panel Schedule

If you've been waiting to hear more about D'espairsRay ex-vocalist Hizumi's appearance at Naka-Kon in Kansas next week, you're in luck. Naka-Kon has posted their panel schedule wi ...

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D’espairsRay Hizumi in Kansas

D’espairsRay Hizumi in Kansas

The last good news we heard about D'espairsRay was their 15th anniversary live last July, but now there is even better news for D'espairsRay fans in the States! Vocalist Hizumi wi ...

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D’ESPAIRSRAY to Return

D’ESPAIRSRAY to Return

This reporter is thrilled to inform fans that this is not a joke, faulty information, or a rumor. This is fact. ...

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Spend the Holidays With Hizumi

Spend the Holidays With Hizumi

Beginning in December, there will a whole lot of exciting opportunities for fans of Hizumi in Japan! Just in time for the holidays, UMBRELLA has announced a couple of in-person ev ...

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Hizumi Meets fiveStars Nagoya

Hizumi Meets fiveStars Nagoya

Almost two years ago, ex-D'espairsray vocalist Hizumi launched his personal brand, UMBRELLA, for online sales. Offering a seasonal variety of artistic and practical goods such as ...

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Hizumi’s UMBRELLA online store open now

Hizumi’s UMBRELLA online store open now

Remember when we talked about Hizumi (ex-D'espairsRay) solo site? The site has opened an online store, so check it out! They even ship products overseas. Cool, don't you think? So ...

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New band: THE MICRO HEAD 4N’S

New band: THE MICRO HEAD 4N’S

There is another new band around, including some quite awesome members. Sadly, there are no official photos on their home page to post, but I believe most of you will be excited t ...

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Hizumi starts solo site

Hizumi starts solo site

Hizumi who has been doing design and tshirt prints has opened his own site. Looks like he will showcase some music and even open a store soon! His solo work is called Umbrella! Yo ...

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D’ray members form session band

D’ray members form session band

It was just last week when we posted about the disbandment of D'espairsRay. Many people emailed us with excitement, claiming there was a new band but after looking into ZERO's blo ...

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full messages from D’espairsRay

full messages from D’espairsRay

A few days ago we told you guys about D'espairsRay disbanding. Now the band has posted full messages onto their myspace. Its really touching so I hope you guys take the moment to ...

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D’espairsRay officially disbands

D’espairsRay officially disbands

"The dream we'd painted as D'espairsRay has come to an abrupt end." Karyu As of June 15, 2011, D'espairsRay, who had been on indefinite hiatus since last fall due to severe proble ...

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2 for 1 for JAPAN Special @ Neo Tokyo

2 for 1 for JAPAN Special @ Neo Tokyo

Neo Tokyo, the german shop for J-Music, has a pretty cool campaign along with Gan-Shin & Okami records and everyone should check it out since all profit will be donated to the ...

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D’espairsRay – CD + DVD up for preorder

D’espairsRay – CD + DVD up for preorder

Not too long ago, we talked about D’espairsRay’s new DVD and their best of. Both will go on sale on March 30th. We wanted to inform you that both items are up for preorder at CDJa ...

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D’espairsRay – Best of & new DVD

D’espairsRay – Best of & new DVD

According to their fanclub mail magazine D’espairsRay are going to release a live DVD and a best of album next year on March 30th. The DVD is called [‘Human-clad Monsters’ – Final ...

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D’espairsRay Announces Hiatus

D’espairsRay Announces Hiatus

Following announcement was posted to D'espairsRay's official Facebook: To all our fans who have followed us and supported us throughout the years; After much consideration and dis ...

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D’espairsRay’s important message regarding Moscow

D’espairsRay’s important message regarding Moscow

The following message was posted on their myspace in regards to their live in Moscow: An important message regarding tonight's show in Moscow. 9-18 Moscow Live Interruption Due to ...

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D’espairsRay cancels shows

D’espairsRay cancels shows

Seems like D'espairsRay has canceled 3 of their shows. Two in Texas and the show in Atlanta. So far I haven't found any information in regarding on what to do if you already purch ...

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