Thursday, August 22, 2019

mitsu’s Etoria

mitsu’s Etoria

Perhaps you remember the solo full-album mitsu released earlier this year? Well, working hard on the music front, mitsu released a second single with some good beats, titled エトリア ...

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Mitsu’s (ex. v[NEU]) 1st Solo Mini Album

Mitsu’s (ex. v[NEU]) 1st Solo Mini Album

It's been almost a year and a half since v[NEU] had their last performance together on stage. The members have all parted ways, some returning to the music scene and joining proje ...

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Introducing SPATS

Introducing SPATS

Here’s some interesting news from one of the more intriguing session bands around. SPATS are made up of Vocalist Jin (Hero), guitarists Jun (Gotcharocka) and Toki (Black Gene for ...

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Recent Releases: 12/24 Digest

Recent Releases: 12/24 Digest

Happy Holidays, folks! It's Ernie here. Sorry for the absence - we've been having a little holiday fun. But now that Christmas is over, I bet you have some money to burn, right? H ...

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v[NEU] disbandment comments

v[NEU] disbandment comments

We mentioned last month about v[NEU]’s impending disbandment, here are some comments from the band about the break-up. Translations are courtesy of Shannon:   2014-10-28 A wh ...

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v[NEU] Calls It Quits

v[NEU] Calls It Quits

In a stunner of an announcement, popular group ν[NEU] has put in their resignation today, effective immediately following their oneman tour final at Shibuya Public Hall on Decembe ...

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Shinjuku ReNY’s Grand Opening in September

Shinjuku ReNY’s Grand Opening in September

The RUIDO Livehouse Network is gaining another member, right in the heart of Shinjuku's Skyscraper district. ...

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Nico Nico Nama – June 30-July 6

Nico Nico Nama – June 30-July 6

Reeeeeaders! Can you believe Mexico got knocked out of the Round of 16 (again)? Ernie's kind of gutted over it. No offense to our Dutch readers (and non-Dutch Netherlands supporte ...

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v[NEU] Celebrates 5 Years with 5 Announcements

v[NEU] Celebrates 5 Years with 5 Announcements

This year v[NEU] is celebrating their five year anniversary since they restarted activities in July of 2009 and with the current line-up. To mark five years, they have five big an ...

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Nico Nico Nama Weekly – June 2-June 8

Nico Nico Nama Weekly – June 2-June 8

What's up readers? Have you all had a good week? Ernie can't believe it's officially June. What happened to 2014 already? Last week on Nico Nico Nama (et al.), you had the chance ...

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Tritt fur Tritt’s VK-Packed 10th Anniversary

Tritt fur Tritt’s VK-Packed 10th Anniversary

Tritt fur Tritt is a well-known hair salon that has worked with various visual artists over its 10-year history. To commemorate its decade anniversary, the brand will be celebrati ...

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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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Recent Releases: Digest for 4/30

Recent Releases: Digest for 4/30

Boy, what a busy week for fans and bands alike! A lot of cool bands released things at the end of April, so make sure to check out our nifty release list and see what catches your ...

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Shingo to leave GOTCHAROCKA

Shingo to leave GOTCHAROCKA

This probably isn't the news GOTCHAROCKA fans were looking forward to. After the end of their Winter Oneman Tour back in January, they've announced last week that their bassist Sh ...

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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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It’s X Japan Week! Nico Nico Nama Weekly– December 16-22

It’s X Japan Week! Nico Nico Nama Weekly– December 16-22

Hey there, folks! It's the weekends and you know what that means--it's Nico Nico Nama weekly time! But wait! There's something a little different about this week (besides the unus ...

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Sample v[NEU]’s “Mousou Kiss” PV

Sample v[NEU]’s “Mousou Kiss” PV

As I'm sure all SID fans know by now, the band has been celebrating their ten year anniversary this year. One of the celebrations included a series of bands releasing their own co ...

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Hand Your little HEARTS. to Your Visual Valentines in Okinawa

Hand Your little HEARTS. to Your Visual Valentines in Okinawa

How sweet is this? Sendai-based visual kei specialty store little HEARTS. is inviting fans to join their favorite bands on a tropical holiday in paradise on the most romantic of a ...

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HERO’s Second Major Single, “Etashi Uta”

HERO’s Second Major Single, “Etashi Uta”

Back in July, HERO released their first single since their major debut, 「答え合わせ」(Kotae Awase.) Well, if you were impressed with that, then wait no longer! They've announced that ne ...

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Vkei Band Members Can Fight Over You Too!

Vkei Band Members Can Fight Over You Too!

Have you always wanted different members of different visual bands fighting for your attention? Well, now your dream can come true, with the release of the new iPhone and Anroid a ...

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