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LOVEBITES on J-MELO
LOVEBITES; Special Guests on NHK WORLD’s J-MELO

Japan's power metal heroines LOVEBITES have made their first appearance on J-MELO, the world's only Japanese music show in English. The episode first broadcast on NHK WORLD on Sunday 22 July from 4:10pm BST, and will be repeated on Monday 23 July at 4:30am and 10:30am. J-MELO...

FEMM at Kawaii Festival Berlin 28 July
FEMM to Appear at Kawaii Festival in Berlin – 28 July

Mannequin pop duo FEMM will be making a very special appearance at Berlin's Kawaii Festival 2018 on Saturday 29 July 2018. The event aims to bring Harajuku to Berlin by transforming Germany's HO BERLIN event space into a hotspot of Japanese pop culture. Panels, workshops, live...

the GazettE
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, France,...

ROA
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...

PassCode group photo
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 launch...