Tag: Yasutaka Nakata

m-flo’s Taku Takahashi, Yasutaka Nakata, and TeddyLoid at OTAQUEST KICKOFF 2019

The Tokyo club scene comes to Los Angeles for OTAQUEST KICKOFF, a special event featuring legendary Japanese DJs Taku Takahashi, Yasutaka Nakata, and TeddyLoid all on one stage, July 3 at The Novo in L.A. Live. OTAQUEST KICK OFF is a celebration of Japan’s electronic music culture, accented with exciting visuals, stage lighting, and the …

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m-flo’s OTAQUEST LIVE full of beats and surprises (Live Report)

m-flo presents “OTAQUEST LIVE” powered by LDH USA m-flo, PKCZ®, YASUTAKA NAKATA, Crystal Kay, Hachioji P, TeddyLoid, Masayoshi Iimori, and YUC’e Microsoft Theater, July 5, 2018 Concert review by Nhu Nguyen Photos by Kaori Suzuki Six hours of dance music can be kind of intense for some people if you’re not used to it. While …

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Perfume World Tour 3rd Document Blu-ray releases July 6 with extra content

Perfume will release the Blu-Ray edition of WE ARE Perfume -WORLD TOUR 3rd DOCUMENT on July 6. The feature-length documentary captured the famed Japanese pop trio during its recent international concert tour and features live performances and interviews. The film was previously screened in American theaters last year, and the home video release also includes …

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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu celebrates Five Years a Monster with Best Of CD

J-Pop phenom Kyary Pamyu Pamyu is celebrating her fifth anniversary as a major recording artist with the upcoming KPP BEST album, collecting over twenty-four songs and loaded with bonus features. The limited edition KPP Best: KPP’s Face Packaging version, dropping May 25th, also includes a “self-mix” disc produced by Yasutaka Nakata, a bonus DVD, and …

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CyberJapan Dancers collaborate with Clearstone for sexy Halloween club costumes

The ultra-hot EDM dance team of CyberJapan Dancers has collaborated with Japanese designers Clearstone to model a selection of sexy Halloween costumes with club-ready lights built in to the fabric. CyberJapan Dancers and DJ Mitomi Tokoto have topped Japan’s dance charts after the release of their Sexy Size DVD and CD featuring “Call On Me”. …

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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu brings back the 90s with Crazy Party Night – Pumpkin no Gyakushu

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu brings the 11th single produced by Yasutaka Nakata (CAPSULE). The title song “Crazy Party Night – Pumpkin no Gyakushu -” is a dance tune newly written by Yasutaka Nakata with an inspiration of her style and with a theme of the club culture in the 1990’s. Also includes “No No No,” “Oshiete …

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Capsule releases Wave Runner Deluxe Edition

Capsule has released a preview of their upcoming deluxe edition of Wave Runner, featuring two new remix tracks (“Dancing Planet” features m-flo’s VERBAL) and a bonus DVD of an amazing live show at Asakasa BLITZ. Dare you to not start jumping when you play this at full volume.

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CAPSULE – Another World (MV)

CAPSULE’s new music video “Another World” is directed by Kazuaki Seki, noted for his work with Perfume, OK Go, Kaela Kimura, and Tempura Kidz, among others. The lead single from the new album WAVE RUNNER features high-energy rhythm, shots of producer Yasutaka Nakata and vocalist Toshiko Koshijima behind the DJ decks, race queens, and sci-fi …

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Kyary Pamyu Pamyu announces new single Mondai Girl

Kyary Pamyu Pamyu’s 10th single “Mondai Girl”, produced by Yasutaka Nakata (CAPSULE), will be used as the theme song for Japanese television series Mondai no Aru Restaurant. The single will also include the promo song “KISEKAE,” (Nintendo 3DS) and “My Room.” The limited edition comes with a bonus DVD featuring live footage selected from “KPP …

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Perfume Dazzles in U.S. debut in Hollywood (Live Report)

Perfume Live at Palladium Hollywood (2014.11.09) Live Report by Greg Hignight (Tune in Tokyo) Perfume quietly made their way into the hearts and minds of Western music fans six years ago as essentially an underground artist – a J-Pop act not associated with anime nor any of the popular Japanese genres that had taken hold …

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