Tag Archive: x japan

Oct 11

[photo] X Japan @ Roseland Ballroom 10/10/10

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Apr 22

[live report] Ra:IN – FLYING CAT presents SUPER ROCK BOMB ~Hard & Soul~

Guitarist. Check. Bassist. Of course. Drummer. Absolutely necessary. Keyboards and synth. Why the hell not? Vocalist. None. And super group Ra:IN doesn’t need one. Springing from the ashes of bands that arguably made Japanese rock in the ‘80’s and early ‘90’s, Ra:IN brings forth a unique creature that modern J-rock enthusiasts may find otherworldly. Names …

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Jan 10

[photo] X Japan Filming in Hollywood on January 9, 2010

[svgallery name="xjapan_1"] X Japan invited fans out to watch their filming of Endless Rain, I.V., Jade and Rusty Nail. Photos courtesy of BAM! Marketing and YSK Entertainment.

Dec 24

[vault review] Cocco: Bougainvillea

Cocco’s major debut single from 1997, “Count Down,” is a heavy monster of a song that threatens a man who spurned the singer-songwriter. An unsettling, ticking drumbeat gives way to grungy guitar explosions as Cocco details the ways she will beat up the traitor, leaving him licking her toes and begging for forgiveness. The song …

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