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  • Kanjani8 to release a dome tour DVD in March

    February 21, 2012 @ 12:46 am

    On February 19th, it was revealed that Kanjani8 will release a dome tour DVD titled, “KANJANI 8: Godai Dome TOUR EIGHTXEIGHTER” on the 21st of March. This upcoming DVD will feature their five dome tour performances from last year including concert segments from Kyocera Dome. This DVD will also mark their first big project for their 8th anniversary as Kanjani8 as well. This DVD will be released in three versions: Regular Edition, First Pres

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  • Music Japan reveals their lineup for February 26th!

    February 20, 2012 @ 3:37 pm

    After hosting some fantastic performances this week, popular music program Music Japan has now unveiled their stellar lineup for next week's episode! The show has announced that for their February 26th episode, fans can expect performances from AKB48’s Watanabe Mayu, Ikimonogakari, Porno Graffitti, TOKIO, and Yamashita Tomohisa. Check out full details below! === “Synchro Tokimeki” – Watanabe Mayu “KISS KISS BANG BANG” – Ikimono

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  • ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION to release new single in April

    February 20, 2012 @ 1:12 pm

    Rock band ASIAN KUNG-FU GENERATION has announced that they will be releasing their new single, "Kakato de Ai wo Uchinarase", on April 11th. The band is currently in the midst of their arena tour, commemorating the release of their best-of album, "BEST HIT AKG". The new single will contain two new songs including the title number and the coupling track, "Reload Reload". A limited edition sticker will come with the first press editions of

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  • Momoiro Clover Z performs a surprise live in Osaka

    February 20, 2012 @ 4:49 am

    On February 18th, five-member idol group Momoiro Clover Z performed a surprise live in Osaka for the first time and although member Ariyasu Momoka (16) was absent from this event due to her health conditions, around 3,000 fans gathered around the stage to listen to their live. Before their live, group leader Momota Kanako (17) explained the absence of Ariyasu with, “Unfortunately, she could not make it to this live due to influenza. T

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  • U releases "Worth Fighting For feat.HOWIE D" PV!

    February 19, 2012 @ 4:21 am

    Last October U (a.k.a. Shirota Yu) collaborated with Backstreet Boys member Howie D with the song "If I Say feat. U". Now the roles have switched. Howie D is featured on U's upcoming single "Worth Fighting For feat. HOWIE D". U first sang the song at his first one-man live on December 25th. "Worth Fighting For feat.HOWIE D" is U's third single and will release this week on February 22nd. It is also the theme song to Fuji TV's "Uchi kuru

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  • Momoiro Clover Z reveals "Mouretsu Uchuu Koukyoukyoku Dainana Gakushou 'Mugen no Ai'" PV!

    February 19, 2012 @ 2:27 am

    Momoiro Clover Z has now revealed their PV for “Mouretsu Uchuu Koukyoukyoku Dainana Gakushou ‘Mugen no Ai’" (to be released on March 7th) - a 5-minute video for this rock number. Momoiro Clover Z previously announced that they will be holding a live tour to commemorate the release of their, “Mouretsu Uchuu Koukyoukyoku Dainana Gakushou ‘Mugen no Ai’“! The PV features the members in an outer space setting with glitter, sparkles, and shini

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  • MUSIC STATION reveals artist line-up for February 24th

    February 18, 2012 @ 1:14 pm

    TV Asahi's music program, "MUSIC STATION", has revealed the artist line-up for its February 24th broadcast! Next week's episode will feature appearances from Ikimonogakari, Sandaime J Soul Brothers, Dream Morning Musume, Nagabuchi Tsuyoshi, Hey! Say! JUMP, and BONNIE PINK. Dream Morning Musume will take the stage with a special medley, while Hey! Say! JUMP will perform their upcoming single, "SUPER DELICATE". Check out the full set l

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  • 12-year-old pianist Ushida Tomoharu to make his CD debut

    February 17, 2012 @ 6:24 pm

    It's been revealed that 12-year-old pianist Ushida Tomoharu will be making his CD debut! On March 14th, he will release his first album, "Ai no Yume ~Ushida Tomoharu Debut~". Ushida will be youngest Japanese pianist in history to make a CD debut. When he was just 5-years-old, Ushida took first place among 1,700 people in a competition that was held in Shanghai. He has also placed first in the "Japan International Piano Competition in ASIA"

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  • HY reveals the details on their upcoming album, "PARADE"

    February 17, 2012 @ 2:58 pm

    Rock band HY has revealed some new info about their upcoming album, "PARADE"! "PARADE" is scheduled to hit stores on March 7th. It will contain a total of 12 tracks including the song, "Gajumaru Beat" (first performed during the event "SKY Fes 2011") and the wedding song, "Watashi no HERO". The album will be available in two different versions: Limited Edition and Regular Edition. The Limited Edition will come with a DVD containing footag

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  • Visual kei band Administrator to disband

    February 16, 2012 @ 11:15 pm

    Visual kei band Administrator has announced that they will be disbanding after their one-man live, "trident in the Ace act ZERO", on May 4th. Regarding the disbandment, guitarist Kousuke explained, "The reason is that the members all have different ways of thinking. Until now, we made decisions that was best for the members and the band, but this time, we were driven into a situation in which we had to choose to disband." He continued,

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