Tag Archive: Elvis

Jan 13

[live report] ViViD – When Good Looks Come in Handy

Some bands have the skills. Some bands have the attitude. Some bands have the drive. Other bands are just plain nice to look at. I’m not saying a band like ViViD doesn’t have the talent or enthusiasm to make a great concert. I am saying, however, that in front of the steady vocals and melodic …

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May 25

[live report] ViViD – Future Kings of Oshare Kei Rock?

Elvis lives. Well, maybe in some alternate reality, glam rock incarnation as imagined by a Japanese video game company from the future. Clad in white polyester and with more sparkle than the Vegas Strip, visual kei band ViViD commanded the same overwhelming (albeit cheesy) attention that the King of Rock once garnered in his heyday. …

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