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Aldious, J-rock, Metal -

Japanese metal band Aldious has welcomed R!N as an official new member. The vocalist had previously been touring with Aldious after the departure of Re:NO last year, but has today been made an official member of the group. R!N comments, "I was introduced to Aldious in January of this year and took part in their fanclub-only show in March, followed by touring in April. I was thrust into the world of Aldious at tremendous speed!" "As vocalist of Aldious, there are many things I want to accomplish. I would like to sing as much as possible so that Aldious' music...

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Ena Fujita, J-pop, J-rock -

Japan’s unconventional singer-songwriter Ena Fujita is set to take off with the release of debut album Iromono, out now for digital download and streaming from JPU Records. Get it by clicking here. The multi-talented rising star – who also writes her own material – is also a gravure idol, a Japanese horror movie actress and an MC under the moniker MC BIKINI, has already started gaining attention in Japan and overseas, and her latest single from Iromono is no exception. Entitled “Tsuki ga Tabeteshimatta”, the YouTube video has close to two million plays and sees Ena Fujita as a kick-ass...

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ELFRIEDE, J-pop, J-rock -

JPU Records is proud to introduce brand new Japanese rock band ELFRIEDE with the quartet’s fantastic debut album real-Ize within Europe and North America. The label's international version of the CD includes an extended booklet containing English lyric translations and transliterations so you can learn Japanese while also understanding the words. ELFRIEDE consists of Ryo Yamabuki (guitar), Rina Hoshino (bass), Yu-yan (drum) and Mikuru (vocal). Ryo has been featured in several of Japan’s top guitar publications, including YOUNG GUITAR and Player magazine and is also a popular cosplay icon with over 100 thousand followers on Twitter. Bass player Rina also...

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Electronic, Idol, J-pop, J-rock, PassCode -

PassCode – a hybrid outfit from Japan that mixes heavy rock, electronic music with their country’s unique idol culture – have released their second major album CLARITY on CD today via JPU Records in the UK, Europe, USA and Canada. This international edition of the album includes an exclusive booklet with English lyric translations and transliterations. CLARITY received its name due to the level of confidence the group has built up so far. This album further lights up the path of members Nao Minami, Kaede Takashima, Yuna Imada and Hinako Ogami; allowing them to move forward without hesitation; allowing them to move...

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BAND-MAID, J-pop, J-rock, Live / Tour Dates -

BAND-MAID will return to Europe in 2019! The band announced the news on their social media today along with the initial four dates and that more dates are expected to be announced soon. BAND-MAID also announced that they will be working with LIVE NATION for the tour. Tickets are on sale now and available by clicking the venue link's below: BAND-MAID WORLD DOMINATION TOUR 2019 ~gekidou~ dates: Date: Venue: Das Lo 22 June Islington Assembly Hall London 🇬🇧 23 June Le Trabendo Paris 🇫🇷 24 June Zeche Bochum 🇩🇪 26 June Das Logo Hamburg 🇩🇪 There are VIP options available...

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