Apr 04 2018
PassCode Interview by John Winner (Straight From Japan) and David Cirone April 4, 2018 Formed in 2014 with a musical direction towards a mix of EDM and rock, PassCode achieved popularity right from the start. In 2015, the group released their first album and single, followed by performances at major music events Summer Sonic and …
Feb 08 2018
NECRONOMIDOL STRANGE AEONS Review by John Winner (Straight From Japan) NECRONOMIDOL’s Strange Aeons is available in two physical CD versions — Ver. DIRGE and Ver. PAEAN. Both are presented in deluxe 6-panel matte digipack packaging with artwork by manga artist Waita Uziga and photography by Dan Szpara.
Dec 23 2017
NECRONOMIDOL Interview by John Winner (Straight From Japan) December 23, 2017 Do you ever feel you get more attention from western fans than from fans in Japan? Is there a different way they show their support? Sari: “Idol” as a concept is already kind of made in Japan, so the path to becoming popular as …
Nov 04 2017
BiSH”s surprise release of “My landscape” might set the record for most costly alt-idol music video ever, using the Mojave Air and Space Port and surrounding desert in Mojave, California. — Was it worth it? The song is great, the video looks great, and the girls are superb.
Jan 24 2017
When it comes to energetic alt idol acts there are two that immediately come to mind, 偶想Drop (Guso Drop) and 絶叫する60度 (Screaming Sixties). Well, one of the two is producing a DVD…. Screaming Sixties. Over the last four months they have been on a mini tour to the three Club Quattro locations, Nagoya, Osaka and …
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