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the GazettE New Album NINTH Goes to #1 Across Europe

the GazettE’s new album NINTH has shot to the top of charts across Europe. NINTH was released digitally today via JPU Records ahead of the UK and European physical release on Friday 15 June. The release reached number one in iTunes rock charts in Belarus, Finland,......

LOVEBITES Win Best New Band at The Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards 2018

Japan’s heavy metal heroines LOVEBITES have won the title “Best New Band” at the Metal Hammer Golden Gods Awards 2018. They joined the likes of Ozzy Osbourne, Meshuggah and Arch Enemy in accepting awards at the ceremony which took place at Indigo at the London......

ROA Release New Music Video Shot At Japan Expo, France

Shamisen rockers ROA unleash the first music video from their exclusive overseas album RODIAC today, the day before the album’s official release. JROCKNEWS premiered the video earlier today and featured it with a lengthy, exclusive interview with the band which can be read by clicking......

the GazettE: NINTH Artwork & Tracklist Revealed. Pre-order Now

the GazettE have revealed the tracklist and artwork for album NINTH, out in the UK and Europe from 15 June via JPU Records, and including English lyric translations and romaji. It’s available to preorder now from direct from JPU Records by clicking here and is also......

PassCode Join JPU Records with Exclusive Album

JPU Records is hyped to introduce PassCode to its roster with an exclusive album of tracks specially selected from the group’s mighty back catalogue. The release will be available on CD in Europe and North America this summer. The announcement was made tonight at PassCode’s......

The Idol Formerly Known As LADYBABY Release Overseas Edition of Beside U

Japan’s pop-metal-hybrid The Idol Formerly Known As LADYBABY release special overseas edition of their memorial best album Beside U via JPU Records on 25 May 2018. Pre-order it here! The limited physical release features an exclusive booklet with photos from the group’s career as well......

ROA Release Debut Overseas Album and Head to USA and UK

Exciting times ahead for shamisen rockers ROA as they release their debut overseas album next week followed by shows in the U.S.A. and U.K. Pre-order it now or get it from JPU Records directly at MCM London Comic Con between 25-7 May 2018. The independent......

LOVEBITES Release New Video “The Crusade” Ahead of EP Battle Against Damnation

Japan’s heavy metal crusaders LOVEBITES follow up their blistering debut album “Awakening From Abyss” with new mini-album “Battle Against Damnation”, revealing its track listing, cover art and video to lead track “The Crusade” today. The band have partnered with JPU Records for the mini-album’s release......

LOVEBITES Nominated “Best New Band”: Metal Hammer Golden Gods 2018

We’re proud to announce that Tokyo’s power metal heroines LOVEBITES have been nominated “BEST NEW BAND” in the Metal Hammer Golden God Awards 2018! Voting is open now by visiting http://2018.goldengods.teamrock.com On Monday June 11, 2018, the Metal Hammer Golden God Awards return to the Indigo......