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  • Dragon Ash provides image song for game software, 'BIOHAZARD REVELATIONS UNVEILED EDITION'

    April 28, 2013 @ 5:32 am

    Dragon Ash's new song, "Trigger", has been chosen as the image song for the game software, 'BIOHAZARD REVELATIONS UNVEILED EDITION'. "Trigger" is the coupling track to Dragon Ash's new single, "Here I Am", that's scheduled for release on May 29th. The song was written just for the game and it's described as a number with a hard sound and sense of speed. You can check out a short version of the special PV below. Source & Image

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  • Dragon Ash to release a new single 'Here I Am' in May

    March 6, 2013 @ 4:54 am

    Dragon Ash, who has kept silent regarding their future activities after their bassist IKUZONE suddenly passed away back in April 2012, announced that they will release a new single titled "Here I Am" on May 29th. Apparently, the band will resume their activities with the current 6 members without adding a new bassist. For the recording, vocalist Kj will be taking on the bass part while RIZE' KenKen will participate in live concerts as a su

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  • Dragon Ash to hold nationwide memorial live tour for IKUZONE

    June 8, 2012 @ 10:52 am

    To pay tribute to Dragon Ash member IKUZONE, who passed away at the young age of 46 in April, the band will be hitting the road on a special memorial tour beginning in July. The tour is titled "Dragon Ash Live ~REST IN PEACE IKUZONE~", and will feature the six remaining members of Dragon Ash performing alongside recordings of IKUZONE to illustrate the strong bond between the members and their late bassist. A special video presentation of I

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  • Dragon Ash's bassist IKUZONE passes away due to acute cardiac insufficiency

    April 24, 2012 @ 12:38 pm

    On April 21st, Dragon Ash's bassist IKUZONE(46) passed away due to acute cardiac insufficiency. There has already been a funeral attended by close relatives. All the members of Dragon Ash left their comments on their official website. According to the agency, IKUZONE was found by his family at his home studio on the night of the 21st. He was immediately taken to the hospital, but passed away the same day at 10:55PM. He was the bassist o

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  • Check out the nominees for the 2012 VMAJ

    March 20, 2012 @ 11:58 pm

    Yesterday we announced that Perfume would be hosting the “MTV VMAJ 2012” (MTV VIDEO MUSIC AWARDS JAPAN 2012) at Makuhari Messe on June 23rd. Now a list of performers, special guests, and the nominees have been revealed. Acts performing at VMAJ 2012 are as follows: EXILE, Kato Miliyah, 2NE1, 2PM, and Sandaime J Soul Brothers The guest celebrities will be: AAA, Kaneko Nobuaki (RIZE), ROLA, SCANDAL, Tsuchiya Anna, and w-inds. Lastly, ch

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  • 30 artists to cover The Beatles' "All You Need Is Love" for disaster relief

    January 11, 2012 @ 4:29 am

    It's been revealed that charity project “JAPAN UNITED with MUSIC”  has drawn together 30 artists to cover The Beatles' hit song “All You Need Is Love”. This project was initiated by Sakamoto Ryuichi and Kobayashi Takeshi, who are also in charge of producing the single. The charity single will include vocals from AI, Imai Miki, Atsushi (EXILE), Takahiro (EXILE), Crystal Kay, Kj (Dragon Ash), Koizumi Kyoko, Kobayashi Takeshi, Sakurai Kazuto

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  • Dragon Ash to release special video clip/documentary

    September 10, 2011 @ 10:16 am

    [caption id="attachment_156793" align="aligncenter" width="470" caption="Kj in the middle"][/caption] Dragon Ash has released a digest clip on YouTube of their special video documentary, “MIXTURE DVD –VIDEO MIX & DOCUMENT-", scheduled for release on September 21st. t This documentary is comprised of a video mix featuring 10 of their PVs, and its run-time exceeds 110 minutes. The digest gives a 5-minute introduction which includes “off-s

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  • YAMAARASHI releases multiple previews of their upcoming mini album, "YAMABIKO" + tracks + cover

    August 11, 2011 @ 8:49 pm

    Rock band YAMAARASHI is celebrating their 15th anniversary this year and are releasing a new mini album on August 31st titled, "YAMABIKO". The new mini album contains six tracks and has guest artists, HAN-KUN (Shounan no Kaze), KAI-SHINE, JESSE (RIZE), and Kj (Dragon Ash). -- < CD > 01.Future is now 02.OVERDRIVE 03.LINK UP feat. HAN-KUN (Shounan no Kaze) & KAI-SHINE 04.BE STRONG 05.ROCK Ryuukeichi 06.Shingan 07.fel

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  • MEGUMI's baby boy only has eyes for beautiful women

    July 24, 2011 @ 7:11 am

    On July 23rd, Talento MEGUMI attended a talk event to promote her book 'Present time Tararenai Ochinai Joshi no Ikikata' at the Kitson Omotesando store in Tokyo. In the book she talks about her colorful life as a talento, actress, singer and former gravure idol, as well as her private life. MEGUMI is married to Dragon Ash's Furuya Kenji and is the mother of a two-year-old young boy. That day, MEGUMI also brought her son with her to the

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  • Dragon Ash's vocalist, Kj hospitalized due to stomach ulcer

    June 1, 2011 @ 10:30 pm

    [caption id="attachment_156793" align="aligncenter" width="470" caption="Kj in the middle"][/caption] On Dragon Ash's official site, it was announced that their vocalist Kj (= Furuya Kenji) has been hospitalized due to multifocal hemorrhagic gastric ulcer. According to an announcement, Kj complained about not feeling too well when Dragon Ash performed at "ROCKS TOKYO 2011" which was held on May 29th.  After a thorough examination, the ulcer

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