Tag Archive: hiatus

Jan 29

[live report] AN CAFE LIVE CAFE TOUR 2010 King of Harajuku Dance Rock ~Ikinari Nyappy Legend~

When your band’s music, image, and overall mantra is basically to have fun and make everyone smile, it’s hard to justify a depressing final show before an impending hiatus. Amidst rumors and speculation, Harajuku dance rock kings An Cafe stepped onto the Nippon Budoukan stage on January 4 without so much as an overly dramatic …

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Jun 19

[Interview] Ken Lloyd of Fake?: The Art of Losing Borders

Ken Lloyd, frontman of Oblivion Dust and Fake (typeset Fake?), is a man of dualities. He is British and Japanese, commercial and experimental musically, and outsider and insider to different aspects of Japanese culture. Just two hours before his alt-rock outfit Fake made their U.S. debut at Anime Next, Lloyd sat down with purple SKY …

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Apr 12

ayaka to go on hiatus

Photo by Nakagawa Haruka (TBS) This news is over a week old, but “I believe” singer ayaka announced her marriage and upcoming hiatus on April 3. She revealed she had married actor Mizushima Hiro in February, and that she has had the autoimmune disorder Graves’ disease since 2006. Next year, she will take time off …

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