Tuesday, November 21, 2017

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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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. 1

Visual Japan Summit Day 1 Pt. 1

X-SUGINAMI Welcoming lovers of visual kei and X Japan was X...SUGINAMI! The "fake" X Japan (who jokingly asked fans to look carefully to tell the difference), X-SUGINAMI brought t ...

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MUCC’s “CLASSIC” + “Heide” Music Video

MUCC’s “CLASSIC” + “Heide” Music Video

It's been barely two weeks since 「ハイデ」(Heide) dropped, and MUCC are already on the move for their next single, coming out in barely three months! Announced today, MUCC will releas ...

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MUCC’s “Heide”

MUCC’s “Heide”

Remember earlier in the month when we told you MUCC was planning to release a new single in June? If you were waiting for details, then wait no more! Announced today, their new si ...

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MUCC’s New Single and Almost 20th Anniversary Tour

MUCC’s New Single and Almost 20th Anniversary Tour

For fans of MUCC, you've maybe heard by now their plans for the summer--plans that include a brand new single and another tour! First off, their yet-to-be-titled single will be re ...

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Celebrate the “Brilliant World” with MUCC’s Surprise Single

Celebrate the “Brilliant World” with MUCC’s Surprise Single

Well, here's something we weren't expecting! It seems 2015 is the year for artists to drop their singles and albums without notice, and now MUCC is joining the game! Much like the ...

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MUCC x AKi Double Headline Tour Guests: UNiTE, HYDE, more

MUCC x AKi Double Headline Tour Guests: UNiTE, HYDE, more

Have you been eagerly anticipating MUCC and AKi's upcoming double headline tour? As ticket sales for DOUBLE HEADLINE TOUR 2016 "M.A.D." draw closer, guests for the tour have been ...

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BATTLE ARENA in BUDOKAN

BATTLE ARENA in BUDOKAN

Gear up, MUCC and SID fans! If you've been prowling around social media this week, you've undoubtedly heard about their new live event. Hosted by MAVERICK DC, MUCC and SID will be ...

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MUCC’s European Tour Live DVD

MUCC’s European Tour Live DVD

Good news for MUCC fans today, especially for those of you in Europe! Announced back in July and on the heels of their mini album "T.R.E.N.D.Y~Paradise from 1997~" a month earlier ...

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MERRY “NOnsenSe MARkeT 3F –Lamb Fest–” feat. MUCC, vistlip, more

MERRY “NOnsenSe MARkeT 3F –Lamb Fest–” feat. MUCC, vistlip, more

MERRY is adding another floor to their multi-level "NOnsenSe MARkeT," which has so far consisted of three tours: B1, 1F, and 2F. This time, instead of a tour, MERRY is hosting a t ...

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HALLOWEEN JUNKY ORCHESTRA Lineup Announced

HALLOWEEN JUNKY ORCHESTRA Lineup Announced

When we last reported on VAMPS' annual HALLOWEEN PARTY, the lineup for the ever-changing supergroup HALLOWEEN JUNKY ORCHESTRA had yet to be announced. Well, the lineup is finally ...

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Ongaku to Hito Event feat. MERRY, GOATBED, BUCK-TICK’s Higuchi, MUCC’s Tatsuro

Ongaku to Hito Event feat. MERRY, GOATBED, BUCK-TICK’s Higuchi, MUCC’s Tatsuro

Japan-based readers, what are your plans for Silver Week? On Saturday, September 19th, music magazine 「音楽と人」 (Ongaku to Hito) will be kicking off the extra-long weekend with FREAK ...

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SHOCK WAVE 2015

SHOCK WAVE 2015

Your favorite (or, one of your favorites) visual kei magazine, SHOXX, has its 25th anniversary coming up this fall! And there's no better way to celebrate 25 hard-working years wi ...

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MUCC Releasing Europe Tour DVD

MUCC Releasing Europe Tour DVD

At MUCC's "F#CK THE PAST F#CK THE FUTURE" tour final on July 18th, they announced the release of a live DVD documenting the European leg of the same tour. "F#CK THE PAST F#CK THE ...

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LUNATIC FEST. Day 2: MUCC

LUNATIC FEST. Day 2: MUCC

See the rest of our LUNATIC FEST. coverage here! Visual kei fans are surely familiar with MUCC. Their roots stretch as far back as 1997 when they released their first demo tape “N ...

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MUCC and lynch. to Play Together on Three-Date Mini-Tour This September

MUCC and lynch. to Play Together on Three-Date Mini-Tour This September

MUCC spent the majority of May painting the town red on an eight-stop European tour and will be holding their “F#CK THE PAST, F#CK THE FUTURE” tour final in only a matter of days ...

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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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DANGER CRUE Bands Come Together for COMMUNE

DANGER CRUE Bands Come Together for COMMUNE

Since their formation in the early 1980's, DANGER CRUE Records has managed and is currently managing many notable artists. To celebrate that, DANGER CRUE bands are coming together ...

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MUCC and AKi team up for a double headline tour in 2016

MUCC and AKi team up for a double headline tour in 2016

Are your 2016 calendars ready? It may only be June, but two of the biggest names in visual kei have announced that next January, they will embark on a nationwide tour together. Th ...

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