Wednesday, August 16, 2017

SUGIZO and INORAN “BEST BOUT 2017″ ~L 2/5~

SUGIZO and INORAN “BEST BOUT 2017″ ~L 2/5~

On June 11th, 2017, LUNA SEA guitarists SUGIZO and INORAN clashed axes in an epic show titled as "BEST BOUT 2017 ~L 2/5~." This was the third of such a show, with the first one be ...

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SINNERS get LYNCHED

SINNERS get LYNCHED

Some great news from Lynch! The band has a new EP, and it’s coming soon! “Sinners” comes out May 31st and features 6 tracks, each with a spectacular special guest on bass. Check i ...

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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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Visual Japan Summit Day 3 Pt. 2

Visual Japan Summit Day 3 Pt. 2

DIAURA An eerie SE gave way to the entrance of the well-known live house band DIAURA, who drew the largest crowd yet to the Visual stage. The vicious set began with Taidou and its ...

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Visual Japan Summit Day 1 Pt. 2

Visual Japan Summit Day 1 Pt. 2

NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST Could there have been a better way to satisfy the crowd's bloodlust than by lead singer Hiro being shirtless and covered in blood? Fans and those new to the ba ...

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LUNA SEA’S HOLY KNIGHT

LUNA SEA’S HOLY KNIGHT

It's a little surprising to realize that LUNA SEA, being veterans of the scene, has never released their own Christmas song. But it looks like the band is going all out with their ...

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SUGIZO’s Comeback Kicks off with David Bowie Cover

SUGIZO’s Comeback Kicks off with David Bowie Cover

SUGIZO is kicking off his 20th solo anniversary celebrations in a big way. On August 15th, SUGIZO is kicking off a 3-month series of consecutive releases with a cover song. It's n ...

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Visual Summit 2016: The Culmination of Visual Kei History

Visual Summit 2016: The Culmination of Visual Kei History

You may recall S-T's journey through visual kei history with LUNATIC FEST. in 2015. The 2-day event showcased not only some up-and-coming visual kei bands, but also predecessors t ...

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Misaruka Covers a LUNA SEA Classic

Misaruka Covers a LUNA SEA Classic

Misaruka, who just released their latest single "-Reunion-" on July 13th, is booting up their time machine once more. On July 16th, Misaruka uploaded a special music video of the ...

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LUNA SEA Releasing New Single

LUNA SEA Releasing New Single

LUNA SEA will release their first single in nearly 2 years this June. "Limit" will go on sale June 22nd in a whopping 4 types. You can browse and pre-order all types on CDJapan. L ...

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LUNATIC FEST. Day 2: LUNA SEA

LUNATIC FEST. Day 2: LUNA SEA

See the rest of our LUNATIC FEST. coverage here! The clock ticked by as the enormous crowd at Makuhari Messe waited for the final chapter of LUNA SEA's 25th anniversary celebratio ...

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LUNATIC FEST. Day 2: LUNACY

LUNATIC FEST. Day 2: LUNACY

See the rest of our LUNATIC FEST. coverage here! We’ve barraged you with the history of both LUNACY and LUNA SEA already in our Day 1 reports, so we’ll get straight into it. After ...

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LUNATIC FEST. Day 1: LUNA SEA

LUNATIC FEST. Day 1: LUNA SEA

See the rest of our LUNATIC FEST. coverage here! The story goes that hide discovered LUNA SEA, and their signing to Yoshiki's Extasy Records gave them the momentum to become the l ...

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LUNATIC FEST. Day 1: LUNACY

LUNATIC FEST. Day 1: LUNACY

  See the rest of our LUNATIC FEST. coverage here! All legends start somewhere. In 1989, Kanagawa high schoolers Jun Onose (J) and Kiyonobu Inoue (INORAN) found themselves in ...

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LUNATIC FEST.: A Weekend of Visual Kei History

LUNATIC FEST.: A Weekend of Visual Kei History

From the first announcement of LUNATIC FEST., visual kei fans across the globe knew that big things were coming. As the big date loomed closer we took in lineup announcements and ...

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Are You Ready for LUNATIC FEST? Nico Nico, Food, Layout and more!

Are You Ready for LUNATIC FEST? Nico Nico, Food, Layout and more!

Thank goodness it's Friday (or at least it is in Japan) because this weekend is going to rock your world! It's LUNATIIC FEST weekend! To make sure that you get to make the most of ...

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LUNATIC FEST. Timetable Announced

LUNATIC FEST. Timetable Announced

With this final update on LUNA SEA's first LUNATIC FEST., the schedule is complete. LUNATIC FEST., hitting Makuhari Messe Halls 1-4 on June 27th (Sat) and June 28th (Sun), has one ...

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“LUNACY” Revealed as Opening Act for LUNATIC FEST

“LUNACY” Revealed as Opening Act for LUNATIC FEST

If you weren't considering attending the first ever LUNATIC FEST., maybe this will change your mind. On May 29th, 26 years ago, LUNA SEA played their first show in Kanagawa prefec ...

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Premium Screening of LUNA SEA’s New Live DVD

Premium Screening of LUNA SEA’s New Live DVD

  We've already given you a few details on LUNA SEA's first live DVD release in 2 years. Now you have the chance to see "Live on A WILL" on the closest thing you'll get to be ...

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X JAPAN and BUCK-TICK Join the LUNATIC FEST Roster

X JAPAN and BUCK-TICK Join the LUNATIC FEST Roster

If you haven't already heard the buzz about all of the bands playing in the first-ever LUNATIC FEST, S-T will gladly be the first one to fill you in. This morning, the final line- ...

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