Tag Archive: Echostream

Oct 10

[photo] Far East to East Showcase Panel @ New York Comicon 2010

Superglorious hosted a panel for the Far East to East Showcase at New York Comicon.  The panel introduced the artists performing at FETES and allowed attendees a chance to get to know the music and ask a few questions.  When queried about their craziest fan moment, Puffy AmiYumi reminisced on a marriage contract received  in …

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Oct 07

[review] Echostream: The Duality of Courage

A preview review for the Far East to East Showcase The multicultural New York City has a history of incubating bands that cross the borders between Japan and the United States, such as Cibo Matto, Peelander-Z and Gelatine. By mixing sounds—and sometimes band members—from both countries, they challenge our assumptions about what constitutes a Japanese …

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Oct 07

[interview] Zazen Boys

Although Zazen Boys didn’t make it back to New York City as soon as bandleader Shutoku Mukai promised, they’ll perform alongside Boom Boom Satellites, Puffy AmiYumi and Echostream at Irving Plaza as part of the Far East to East Showcase on Oct. 10. Mukai’s kept busy since Zazen Boys last performed in America. He’s toured …

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Feb 02

[photo] J-Classical Industrial Nation @ Santos Party House NYC

The J-Classical Industrial Nation tour featuring Seileen, DJ Sisen and GPKISM at Santos Party House in NYC on February 1, 2010.  The opening band is Echostream. [svgallery name="jclassical"] GPKISM Official Website – http://www.gpkism.net/ DJ Sisen Official Myspace – http://www.myspace.com/sisen Seileen Official Myspace – http://www.myspace.com/seliasisen Tainted Reality Official Website – http://www.taintedreality.net/

Oct 05

[live report] Far East to East Showcase (Gelatine, Echostream, Swinging Popsicle, Kokusyoku Sumire)

When pop group AKB48 ran across the stage waving at their fans during their debut American concert, the members were in perfect sync. When Fujishima Mineko of Swinging Popsicle ran across the stage high-fiving the audience at the Far East to East Showcase, she nearly hit her head on a speaker. The New York Anime …

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