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Interview with Vicke Blanka © Vicke Blanka. All rights reserved.

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Interview with Vicke Blanka

Singer-songwriter Vicke Blanka discusses his single "Changes", his 5th anniversary best-of album "SUPERVILLAIN" and his affection for French culture.

The Shamisenists - SAKURA © The Shamisenists. All rights reserved.

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The Shamisenists - SAKURA

Instrumental trio The Shamisenists released a single at the end of March dedicated to the beginning of spring.

Interview with dazedgarden © dazedgarden. All rights reserved.

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Interview with dazedgarden

Alternative rock band dazedgarden reflect on being part of "Toybox Showcase Vol.1" and the 10th anniversary remaster of their EP "white echo".

MORRIE - The Rite of Spring - at Tokyo Kinema Club © Yoshihiro Mori

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MORRIE - The Rite of Spring - at Tokyo Kinema Club

MORRIE celebrated his "birthday of the body" with fans worldwide.

JACK IN THE BOX 2021 ~DANGER CRUE 40th Anniversary~ © Yuki Kawamoto, Taichi Nishimaki & Hiroshi Tsuchida

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JACK IN THE BOX 2021 ~DANGER CRUE 40th Anniversary~

A star-studded line-up of artists from the Japanese rock scene celebrated the 40th anniversary of DANGER CRUE and the end of 2021 together at Nippon Budokan.

Interview with Daijiro Nakagawa from JYOCHO © Shoko Ishizaki

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Interview with Daijiro Nakagawa from JYOCHO

Guitarist Daijiro Nakagawa talks about the inspiration behind JYOCHO's new album "Let’s Promise to be Happy" and the band's other recent projects.

Interview with Mitsune © Shari Marks all rights reserved.

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Interview with Mitsune

World music ensemble Mitsune discuss their second album, a release event they held for it, and more.

Interview with Shin from HeavensDust and Seann Bowe © Shin (HeavensDust) and Seann Bowe

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Interview with Shin from HeavensDust and Seann Bowe

We sat down with HeavensDust frontman Shin and the Grammy-nominated producer and artist Seann Bowe to talk about their collaboration.

the GazettE "LIVE 2021 -DEMONSTRATION EXPERIMENT- BLINDING HOPE" at Tokyo Garden Theater © Keiko Tanabe

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the GazettE "LIVE 2021 -DEMONSTRATION EXPERIMENT- BLINDING HOPE" at Tokyo Garden Theater

the GazettE gave fans the best Christmas present they could have imagined with their long-awaited show at Tokyo Garden Theater.

ANCIENT MYTH - ArcheoNyx © ANCIENT MYTH. All rights reserved.

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ANCIENT MYTH - ArcheoNyx

Between Michal’s falsetto and Kohei’s guitar pick, this iteration of ANCIENT MYTH feels like a band reborn.

Angelo "CONNECTED NEW CIRCLES" © blowgrow inc.2022

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Angelo "CONNECTED NEW CIRCLES"

Before Angelo went on an indefinite hiatus, they held two final concerts at the Yoyogi 2nd Gymnasium on January 15th and 16th.

EASTOKLAB at TIMM Showcase Live Series 2022 © Tokyo International Music Market. All rights reserved.

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EASTOKLAB at TIMM Showcase Live Series 2022

EASTOKLAB kicked off "TIMM Showcase Live Series 2022" with gentle, dreamy rock and a lingering sense of longing.

WurtS - Once Upon a Revival © WurtS. All rights reserved.

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WurtS - Once Upon a Revival

The man from nowhere is suddenly everywhere.

Interview with WARPs UP © WARPs UP. All rights reserved.

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Interview with WARPs UP

LANGYI and MINGJUN of Japanese-Chinese boyband WARPs UP discuss their powerful new single and their plans for 2022.

Fennel - slow down © Fennel. All rights reserved.

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Fennel - slow down

tricot's bassist goes solo.

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