FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
exist†trace – JUST LIKE A VIRGIN Live Screening in L.A.
June 15, 2013 – Japanese rock band exist†trace’s live DVD “JUST LIKE A VIRGIN” will screen in Los Angeles on July 5, 2013, as part of J-Music Live Viewing’s weekend J-Rock video festival. The lineup also includes MUCC, girugamesh, JAM Project, SID. and BREAKERZ. The climax of the weekend event will be a live broadcast of VAMPS “Live 2013 in Tokyo” concert.
“JUST LIKE A VIRGIN” is exist†trace’s first live DVD, shot at their one-man show in June 2012 at Shibuya O-West. Over 27,000 viewers from around the world tuned in to Nico Nico Douga to watch the live-show event, and fans broadcast 16,000+ comments in support of the band, including many comments reporting the local time in their countries.
exist†trace recently performed in America at A-Kon 2013 in Dallas, TX, and their new single “DIAMOND” will release on July 3 in Japan.
Tickets go on sale June 15th, 2013 at 10:00AM PST
The event for each screening will take place at:
Regal LA Live
1000 W Olympic Blvd
Los Angeles, CA 90015
Official website: http://www.exist-trace.com
exist†trace is one of Japan’s first all-female Visual Kei rock bands. Along with multiple tours of Japan, exist†trace has performed twice in Europe, making appearances in Berlin, Helsinki, Moscow, Paris, London, and Barcelona. In 2009, the band performed at the 2-day V-ROCK FESTIVAL in Chiba, Japan.
In November 2010, exist†trace released their album “TWIN GATE” in Japan and America, followed by their first American live show for 3000 fans at Sakura-Con in Seattle in April 2011. In June of the same year, they made their major-label debut with the “TRUE” EP on Tokuma Japan, and released a second 5-song EP “THE LAST DAYBREAK” in October 2011.
In March 2012, exist†trace performed their first live-house tour of America, playing New York City, Boston, Philadelphia, Pittsburgh (Hard Rock Cafe), and a special 1000-person show at Japanese culture event Tekkoshocon.
In April 2012, exist†trace’s “I feel you” was selected as the main theme for Olympic champion Nadeshiko Japan’s official guidebook. Their first full-length major-label album “VIRGIN” was released May 23, 2012.
In June, 2012, over 27,000 viewers from around the world tuned in to Nico Nico Douga to watch exist†trace’s live-show event “Just Like a Virgin” from Tokyo’s renowned live house Shibuya O-WEST.