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MUTANT MONSTER – ABNORMAL: SOLD OUT!

Tokyo's punk-sister trio MUTANT MONSTER have sold out of their overseas extended edition of latest mini-album ABNORMAL. The high-kickin' band are currently opening from Electric Six on their How Dare You 2018 tour and sold out of all CDs by the end of their show...

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LOVEBITES Reveal New Mini Album: Battle Against Damnation

Japan’s heavy metal heroines LOVEBITES revealed the title of their upcoming mini album today during their sold-out tour finale in Tokyo. Entitled Battle Against Damnation, the title is scheduled for release from 6 June 2018 via JPU Records and follows on from LOVEBITES’ first studio...

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LOVEBITES Confirmed for Wacken Open Air 2018

Japan’s iron maidens, LOVEBITES, will perform on their biggest stage yet at Germany’s Wacken Open Air 2018, taking place between 2-4 August 2018. The band, one of Music Week’s ten acts on the radar for 2018, will be the first all-female metal act from Japan...

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SCANDAL’s HONEY: #1 in Nine Charts Across Europe

SCANDAL's eighth studio album HONEY was released digitally worldwide on Valentines Day and has already shot to the top of charts across the globe, including number one in nine European charts ahead of its release in the territory on CD from 2 March 2018. To...

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Sumire Uesaka’s POP TEAM EPIC Goes Viral

Japan's electro-pop singer and voice actress Sumire Uesaka is currently experiencing viral success with latest single POP TEAM EPIC, released in Europe from JPU Records. The title song of the six-track release - theme to global hit rude, crude and cute anime series also named POP...

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Aldious – We Are & Unlimited Diffusion: 9 March

 “These girls will rock your brains out. As metal as one can get in heels and pink bows” – Kotaku “Groundbreaking. Japanese all-girls metal band Aldious epitomizes ‘The Female Warrior’” – NYLON “We fell head over heels for Aldious” – Revolver Magazine Japan’s “groundbreaking” metal outfit Aldious will...

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SCANDAL – HONEY: Out 2 March

“Among Japan's biggest and most accomplished pop-rock outfits” – ROCK SOUND “Bigger than the proverbial Godzilla” – The Huffington Post Blog Japan’s guitar-pop pioneers SCANDAL have revealed details of the European and UK release of eighth studio album, entitled HONEY. The CD will be released via JPU Records...