JPU Records

Kick-Arse Music From Japan

JPU Records and Acts Nominated in NEO AWARDS 2017

JPU Records and a number of its acts have been nominated in this year’s NEO AWARDS, voted for by readers of NEO Magazine, the UK’s biggest and best journal of all things happening in Asian pop culture. Aldious, BAND-MAID, Bed In, Ena Fujita, FEMM, LOVEBITES, Mary’s......

Six Reasons to Visit JPU Records at HYPER JAPAN!

1. Get to see, hear and meet new metal stars LOVEBITES at their first overseas appearance! They will perform live on the main stage and conduct meet and greet sessions on Saturday and Sunday. See the timetable below for details! 2. Dance along to electro......

MUTANT MONSTER to Tour UK with Extended Version of ABNORMAL

Japan’s arse-kicking punk sisters MUTANT MONSTER return to the UK with an extended edition of their latest CD – which features two completely new songs – and an eight-date UK tour. ABNORMAL [UK edition] hits stores across the UK and Europe from Friday 1 December......

LOVEBITES and FEMM at The Underworld, Camden – 27 November

Two fantastic acts from Japan descend on The Underworld, Camden for one very special night on Monday 27 November 2017. The rare showcase will feature sets from metal heroines LOVEBITES, whose debut EP and album has received praise from members of MegaDeth, Alice Cooper and......

DOLL$BOXX – high $pec: Out 19 January

“Mixing electronic, pop and metal influences into colourful, chaotic bursts of effervescent noise.” – Team Rock “Probably the most colourful J-pop metal band. They don’t hold back on going all out bonkers with Japanese metal anthems” – Gigwise JPU Records is proud to announce the......

LOVEBITES – AWAKENING FROM ABYSS: Out Now!

“LOVEBITES IS FANTASTIC!! One of the best new bands I’ve heard in a long time and STELLAR guitar work. Seriously kickass” – Nita Strauss (Alice Cooper) “They are awesome!” – Lzzy Hale (Halestorm) “Iron Maiden would be proud. LOVEBITES have the makings of metal stars.......

6 Reasons to Visit JPU Records at MCM London Comic Con

It’s time once again for the UK’s biggest modern pop culture event, London MCM Comic Con! It’s taking place between 27-29 October 2017 at Excel London, and we have a bunch of things for you guys to be excited about. Here are just six of......

SCANDAL – KOISURU UNIVERSE: Out Now!

Fresh from their 11th anniversary celebrations, Japan’s pop-rock record-breakers SCANDAL release their first digital exclusive maxi-single KOISURU UNIVERSE. The four-track release is available to buy now from iTunes and Amazon Music. KOISURU UNIVERSE features two brand new songs and two live recordings taken from SCANDAL’s 11th anniversary show......

CRYSTAL LAKE – European Tour: 23-31 October

“Dishing out apoplectic mosh-starters… worthy of global recognition” – Rock Sound “I saw them at KnotFest. Hoo boy, they were good.” – Daniel P. Carter, BBC Radio 1 Rock Show Japan’s metal heroes CRYSTAL LAKE (listen on Spotify) have revealed their exciting anniversary plans for this October,......