Sep 21 2017

Dreams Come True announces 18th album The Dream Quest

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Mega-popular J-Pop band Dreams Come True has announced the upcoming release of their 18th album titled The Dream Quest.

Recorded in part and mixed entirely in New York City, the band promises to deliver a new sound influenced by the varied musical landscape of the legendary American metropolis.

The Dream Quest will be released on October 10th. Preview the new tracks on the special website: http://thedreamquest.com

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Sep 21 2017

BESPA KUMAMERO at Ikebukuro Live Inn Rosa

Japanese electronic rock unit BESPA KUMAMERO’s performance at Ikebukuro Live Inn Rosa, September 17, 2017.

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Sep 19 2017

BiSH preview live BD/DVD with “Promise The Star” (MV)

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BiSH will release their power-packed live Blu-ray/DVD titled BiSH NEVERMiND TOUR RELOADED THE FiNAL “REVOLUTiONS” on November 1.

The live performance was recorded during the group’s tour finale in front of 7000 fans at Makuhari Messe Hall on July 22, 2017, and will feature special packaging, two live CDs and a deluxe photo book.

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Sep 17 2017

Sasara Sekine (Houkago Princess) – Interview (2017)

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Interview by Dru Bastedo
September 18, 2017

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The idea of a “princess” is a familiar one across the world, and idol group Houkago Princess is making a splash in the industry by wearing it like a badge of honor. NekoPop spoke with member Sasara Sekine about English, Disney, and how the “after-school” princesses are aiming to become musical royalty.

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Sep 16 2017

Mitomi Tokoto and CyberJapan Dancers at Ultra Tokyo 2017

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Sep 05 2017

Houkago Princess – Sayonara Duarena (MV)

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Sep 01 2017

TIMM 2017 confirms showcase lineup featuring Silent Siren, FAKY, and The Idol Formerly Known As Ladybaby

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The 14th Tokyo International Music Market (14th TIMM) will take place this year at SHIBUYA EXCEL HOTEL TOKYU on October 23rd and 24th (at Ikebukuro Sunshine City on October 25th), with an exciting live music showcase event will take place at TSUTAYA O-EAST in Shibuya on October 23rd, 24th, and 25th.

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Aug 28 2017

Best J-Pop on Spotify: Perfume – Tokyo Girl

Today’s best J-Pop track on Spotify:
Perfume – Tokyo Girl

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Aug 24 2017

Masaharu Fukuyama hits the cover of GQ Japan

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Singer/songwriter and actor Masaharu Fukuyama stars on the cover of the October issue of GQ Japan.

Best known to Western audiences for his dramatic roles in the Galileo TV series, the Rurouni Kenshin films (starring Takeru Satoh), and his moving performance in Hirokazu Koreeda’s award-winning 2013 film Like Father, Like Son, Fukuyama’s new single “Seiki” (from the TV drama Kurokawa no Techo) will be released September 13.

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Aug 24 2017

Puzzle and Dragons opens bilingual Instagram

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If your fingers haven’t done enough “PazuDora” for one day, check out the new Instagram account from the insanely popular mobile game Puzzle and Dragons showcasing first-look images of new monster art!

(Pictured: Devil Star Divine Queen, Hera-Nyx)

https://www.instagram.com/puzzleanddragons_official

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