Artist Updates


Rocket News 24: Interview with URBANGARDE (2015)

“I think artists should be hustlers,” Temma explains. “I think artists should lie.”


fafafoom: Interview with YANAKIKU (2015)

“For us, kimono cosplay is like a battle uniform. When we wear them, we are ready to perform as Yanakiku. The kimono costumes also evoke a strong feeling and impact...


Press Release: YANAKIKU Delights Fans at J-Pop Summit, Announces Tokyo One-Man Show

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE August 19, 2015 – Japanese vocal/dance unit YANAKIKU made their triumphant return to San Francisco’s J-Pop Summit during the August 8-9 weekend, returning to the spot of...


Press Release: Japanese Mascots Bring Laughter and Culture to J-Pop Summit 2015

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE July 27, 2015 — Japanese mascot Ossan returns to the U.S just a few weeks after his American debut at Anime Expo. This time around, he’s bringing...


Press Release: YANAKIKU Adds Live Concert to J-Pop Summit Appearance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE YANAKIKU ADDS LIVE CONCERT TO J-POP SUMMIT APPEARANCE Japanese Pop Duo will host POP Travel Area and share stage with FEMM and Ken Ishii at J-POP LIVE...


NekoPOP – Interview with Ossan (2015)

“In Japan, the guy who rubs my head gets a nice car and nice girlfriend, a fancy life. Or usually people say I have an ordinary life, but that is...


Press Release: VAMPS to perform 2 shows in California this October

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE VAMPS to perform 2 shows in L.A. and San Francisco after Latin America Tour July 20, 2015 – Japanese rock band VAMPS will perform two hard-rocking shows...


Press Release: YOUSEI TEIKOKU releases new MV and track list for SHADOW CORPS[e]

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE YOUSEI TEIKOKU releases new MV and track list for SHADOW CORPS[e] Heavy metal band’s new album includes song from Revolutionary Girl Utena anime July 19, 2015 –...


Kawaii Kakkoii Sugoi: Interview with Ossan (2015)