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English interviews with Japanese performing artists.

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Album reviews of Japanese CD releases

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Live J-Pop/J-Rock concert events

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Press Release: ONE OK ROCK Returns To Los Angeles For Back To Back Shows August 11 & 12

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 16, 2017 Fueled By Ramen recording group ONE OK ROCK has announced details of a massive North American headline tour. The “AMBITIONS U.S. TOUR 2017,” which...


Press Release: Masami Okui Launches 25th Anniversary Year with New Single

Anisong star has built international fan base with solo work (Revolutionary Girl Utena, Slayers) and super group JAM Project (One Punch Man, Super Robot Wars) Masami Okui returns to the...


Press Release: FLOW and Minori Chihara join for Bandai Namco Shanghai “Anisong Party”

Performances included songs from “Naruto”, “Code Geass”, “Beyond the Boundary” Live event brought surprise collaboration on “Eureka Seven” theme FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 15, 2017 Anisong heavyweights FLOW and Minori...

Press Release: ALI PROJECT reveals epic imagery for 25th Anniversary Best Album

Legendary anisong unit featured in hit anime series Rozen Maiden, Another, CODE GEASS Lelouch of the Rebellion 25th Anniversary Best Album features 2 new videos shot in Fontainebleau Palace in...


Press Release: angela goes full bananas in new “Aho Girl” theme song “Zenryoku☆Summer!”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 12, 2016 Anisong artist unit angela has released the music video for “Zenryoku☆Summer!”, the theme song for the upcoming anime series Aho Girl. Known for dramatic,...


Press Release: X Japan confirms Japan tour, changes format to “Acoustic Special Miracle”

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE June 10, 2017 “I Can Only Live by Moving Forward. I Want a Goal to Live” X JAPAN WORLD TOUR 2017 WE ARE X CONFIRMED! During a...


Press Release: Yoshiki to visit Paris for We Are X premiere events

June 8, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE X Japan leader Yoshiki will return to Paris in July for special screenings of the award-winning X Japan documentary We Are X.


Press Release: FLOW celebrates 15th Anniversary year with Fighting Dreamers

11 Anime Voice Actors (from NARUTO, CODE GEASS and Others) Provide Guest Chorus for “GO!!! ~15th Anniversary ver.〜”. FLOW Will Perform Live at Anisong World Matsuri at Otakon® in August...


Press Release: BRATS preview live DVD with “Pain” music video

BRATS new MV “Pain” (Live) — from Japanese limited-edition “Ainikoiyo” / “Nounai Shoukyo Game” double A-side single Girls rock band featuring Rei Kuromiya performs theme for anime series To Be...


Press Release: YOUSEI TEIKOKU announces tarot card exclusives for 20th Anniversary single

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 26, 2017 Japanese gothic metal band YOUSEI TEIKOKU has announced a series of stunning, limited-edition “tarot cards” for fans who purchase their 20th anniversary single, flamma...


Press Release: JAM Project announces new album and World Cosplay Summit performance

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE May 23, 2017 Anisong super unit JAM Project (Hironobu Kageyama, Masaaki Endoh, Hiroshi Kitadani, Masami Okui, and Yoshiki Fukuyama) appeared together on the live broadcast “MOTTO! MOTTO!!...


Press Release: X Japan’s Yoshiki Completes Surgery, Begins Recovery in Los Angeles

May 17, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE X Japan leader YOSHIKI successfully completed his emergency surgery in Los Angeles yesterday and is now recovering in Los Angeles. Management statement is reprinted...


JaME: Interview with BRATS (2017)

Aya: During the break from live performances, I kept dreaming about performing again, and hoping that day would come soon. When the comeback live was decided, I was nervous, like...


Press Release: BRATS to release bonus international content for Ainikoiyo / Nounai Shoukyo Game

BRATS to release bonus international content for “Ainikoiyo” / “Nounai Shoukyo Game” double A-side single Girls rock band featuring Rei Kuromiya performs theme for anime series To Be Hero FOR...


Press Release: X Japan’s Yoshiki to Undergo Emergency Surgery in L.A.

May 9, 2017 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE It has been determined by multiple doctors that YOSHIKI of X JAPAN will undergo an emergency cervical artificial disc replacement surgery on Tuesday, May...


Arama Japan: Interview with BRATS (2017)

What message do you want to convey through your music? Rei: I feel that our music says, “Look, this is the reality for current teenage girls.” Link:


Press Release: Aquors and THE IDOLM@STER CINDERELLA GIRLS are final reveals for AX’s Anisong World Matsuri

Aquors and THE IDOLM@STER CINDERELLA GIRLS are Final Reveals for Anisong World Matsuri at Anime Expo 2017 Last Day of Week-Long Announcement Event Brings Fan-Favorite Idol Performers! Limited VIP Pre-Sale...


Press Release: Wake Up, Girls ! and JUNNA and Minori Suzuki from Walküre to Perform Day Zero Concert at Anime Expo

Voice Actress Unit Wake Up, Girls ! and JUNNA and Minori Suzuki from Walküre to Perform Day Zero Concert at Anime Expo Day 4 of Week-Long Announcement Event! FOR IMMEDIATE...