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    Monday December 8, 2014
  • "Babymetal" to Take Stage at "Rock on the Range" Festival

    The three cutest girls in the metal arena are joining the ranks of rock greats

    BABYMETAL, the most adorable trio to ever grace the world of metal music, is returning again to the US for Rock on the Range, an American rock festival that takes place in Columbus, Ohio in May 2015. Hit the jump for more!

  • Monday October 15, 2012
  • VIDEO: The Monsters of J-Rock Throw a "Halloween Party"

    All-star music video headed by HYDE

    The Halloween Junky Orchestra is a spooky all-star musical project monster mash spearheaded by HYDE (Vamps) that includes the likes of Acid Black Cherry, DAIGO (BREAKERZ), kyo (D'ERLANGER), Tommy february6/Tommy heavenly6, Kanon Wakeshima, and many other luminaries of Japan's Visual-kei / J-rock scene. Dig the full video for the supergroup's Halloween Party after the jump!

  • Sunday September 23, 2012
  • $37,100 Bucks for a Dinner Date with X-JAPAN’s YOSHIKI

    All proceeds to be given to Points of Light charity

    If ever you wondered much it would cost to have a dinner date with YOSHIKI of X-JAPAN fame, finally, your dream has a price tag: $37,100 smackeroos. That's how much someone just bid in a chairty auction to wine and dine with the legendary Japanese musician. Full details after the jump!

  • Thursday April 14, 2011
  • Songs from French Kiss, the pillows Sandwich Sket Dance

    the pillows "Comic Sonic" single available June 8

    All it took to get the pillows' vocalist Yamanaka Sawo on board with the Sket Dance anime adaptation was a sly nod in Kenta Shinohara's original manga. In one of the chapters, fictional rockers The Sketchbook cover the pillows' "Funny Bunny" at a rock festival. As a result, the band will now be providing the ending theme with their latest song, "Comic Sonic."