Tuesday, June 25, 2019

Sel’m to Disband in November

Sel’m to Disband in November

Sel'm, one of visual kei's veteran bands, has announced their intentions to disband at the end of November. While specific reasons for the disbandment were not named, it seems to ...

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Introducing: ZERO MIND INFINITY

Introducing: ZERO MIND INFINITY

Many of the new bands we introduce lately include members brand new to the visual kei scene, but the band we want to introduce today has more than a few v-kei veterans. ZERO MIND ...

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the god and death stars Re-Emerge

the god and death stars Re-Emerge

It's almost too good to be true, and yet the OHP and official Twitter for the god and death stars indicate that the band, which has been on hiatus for half a year, is returning in ...

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Sel’m’s New Album “Reiro”

Sel’m’s New Album “Reiro”

On October 21st, Sel'm will release their new album 「玲瓏」 (Reiro). It contains 11 tracks and is available for pre-order on CDJapan for 3000yen. Sel'm 「玲瓏」 - 3000yen 1. 剥離 (Hakuri) ...

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Sel’m’s MANJ” Takes a Break Due to Impending Surgery

Sel’m’s MANJ” Takes a Break Due to Impending Surgery

Sel'm is diligently preparing for their upcoming one-man this Sunday, but unfortunately, drummer MANJ" won't be able to perform. Sel'm announced yesterday that due to a worsening ...

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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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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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Sel’m’s “Scarlet of the guilty” + 11th Anniversary Live

Sel’m’s “Scarlet of the guilty” + 11th Anniversary Live

Sel'm is looking to be pretty busy over the next few months. First on the calendar is a new single, or "experiment CD" as the band calls it, titled "Scarlet of the guilty." It wil ...

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Sel’m loses John

Sel’m loses John

In 2012, Sel'm made a strong comeback, despite being brought down to two members in April of 2011. Unfortunately for the band they will have to continue their activities without t ...

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CELL’s Members Keeping Busy Outside of CELL

CELL’s Members Keeping Busy Outside of CELL

CELL, who experienced a jump in popularity overseas after their appearance at last summer's Anime Expo in Los Angeles, have not only been keeping busy as a band but have also been ...

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Nico Nico Nama Weekly – May 19-26

Nico Nico Nama Weekly – May 19-26

Hey readers, didya miss dear old Ernie? Sorry about last week, I got a little bit bogged down binging on old episodes of Batman Beyond like whaaaat. But I'm back in full effect, a ...

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D.I.D. is Back in Business

D.I.D. is Back in Business

After Satoshi left D.I.D. last year the band fell into an activity slump -- until last night, when they held their first live in months. As to be expected with any return to the s ...

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Sel’m Conspires to Commit Some -Violations-

Sel’m Conspires to Commit Some -Violations-

In light of some recent developments, I should probably clarify: no, Sel'm has not got wrapped up in any legal troubles. As far as we know, all the members are still on the right ...

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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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Hit V-Kei Artists SPEEDDISK Around Japan

Hit V-Kei Artists SPEEDDISK Around Japan

Japan is getting a little bit of Visual Kei everywhere this spring, thanks to SPEEDDISK. Before the New Year, SPEEDISK announced their upcoming 「森羅万象tour#1」(Shinrabanshou tour #1) ...

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ALSDEAD Loses Setsua

ALSDEAD Loses Setsua

ALSDEAD fans were shocked and saddened earlier today when it was announced that in less than a month's time, the band's drummer, Setsua, will be departing. ...

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Nico Nico Nama Weekly– November 11-17

Nico Nico Nama Weekly– November 11-17

Hey there, readers! It's Nico Nico Nama weekly time! There are only a couple broadcasts this week, but, quantity says nothing about quality. ニコニコ生(Nico Nico Nama) streams a variet ...

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A New Mini-Album from Sel’m

A New Mini-Album from Sel’m

Sel'm just revealed their new look, which coincides with the release of their upcoming mini-album, "iconoclasm"! "iconoclasm" will be released on December 4th, for 1890 yen. The b ...

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Awoi Awoi Awoi! Anouncements Galore!

Awoi Awoi Awoi! Anouncements Galore!

Awoi fans have quite a bit coming up this week, as well as in the near future! So, without further ado, let's get started! ...

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NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST Announces “5 DAYS OF JEHAD” Artists

NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST Announces “5 DAYS OF JEHAD” Artists

  As we announced a few weeks ago, NOCTURNAL BLOODLUST has a busy schedule this year! In addition to their first One Man tour and a new Mini-Album Release, NOCTURNAL BLOODLUS ...

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