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Mary’s Blood Shred Their Way to Europe with Special Edition of FATE

Due to popular demand, Japan’s metal powerhouse Mary’s Blood has unleashed a special edition of latest album FATE in the UK and Europe, out on CD and digital platforms from today courtesy of JPU Records. The fierce album sees the band – who have supported......

NoGoD maxi-single Arlequin – Out Now!

Japanese metal prophets NoGoD continue to spread the gospel of visual kei with latest single Arlequin, out today for digital download and streaming through JPU Records in the UK, Europe, USA and Canada. This offering contains five songs, demonstrating the band’s dynamic range within the......

AMATSUKI’s Double A-sided 3rd Single Mr.Fake / TSUNAGERU: Out Now!

AMATSUKI’s third single Mr.Fake / TSUNAGERU is out now digitally through JPU Records. The double A-side release features five new songs, including three separate tie-ins with film, theatre and charity work, and is currently number five in Japan’s daily CD Singles chart. Opening track Mr.Fake......

Nearly 1000 CDs sold at HYPER JAPAN: Moso Calibration sell out

HYPER JAPAN Festival at London’s Tobacco Dock last weekend saw JPU Records achieve record sales. The London based Japanese music specialists – who were among HYPER JAPAN’s officials sponsors along with Kirin Ichiban, NHK World and Nintendo – managed to sell close to 1000 CDs......

Niji no Conquistador Survive Zombie Invasion & Begin European Conquest

Japan’s super cute idol duodecet Niji no Conquistador recently survived a zombie apocalypse in their film Saint Zombie Jogakuin (where they mostly tease the living dead by chaining them up and eating BBQ and sushi just out of their reach). The group also supply the......

Debut EP from LOVEBITES Receives Approval from Metal Giants

“Wow, a Japanese girl band playing power metal! And doing a great job! A big thumbs up and metal horns!!” – Timo Kotipelto (STRATOVARIUS) “Amazing output by really talented girls who definitely have the potential to gain worldwide fame with music like this.” – Hansi Kürsch......

BAND-MAID 2017 World Tour Dates Announced

BAND-MAID have revealed the video to latest song “Choose me”, and revealed their 2017 world tour dates at the same time! (Fri) 3 November: O2 Academy Islington, London. UK. [tickets] (Sat) 4 November: La Boule Noire, Paris. France. [tickets] (Sun) 5 November: Zeche, Bochum. Germany. [tickets] (Wed) 8......