Crypton Future Media is getting in the spirit of Halloween with a new music album called "Gothic & Horror", which features Vocaloid songs with a distinctly macabre sensibility. Hit the jump to learn more.
Perfume fans in New York and Los Angeles will be excited to hear that the WE ARE Perfume - WORLD TOUR 3rd DOCUMENT documentary will be showing at the Anthology Film Archives in New York and the Downtown Independent in Los Angeles. Hit the jump for more info!
Jean-Ken Johnny, the lead guitarist of the wolf-headed Japanese alternative rock band Man with a Mission, will take on the role of a newscaster in a monthly music news TV program that debuts in December of 2015 on WOWOW. Hit the jump to learn more.
The singing, dancing electro-divas of Perfume had a busy year performing around the world in cities like LA, New York, Taipei, and London. Now, their globe-trotting adventures have been captured in a documentary film to be released next month. Enjoy the trailer, and a tease of a new song, after the jump!
The songwriter who created the massively popular "Zankoku na Tenshi no Thesis," or "Cruel Angel's Thesis," the theme song from Neon Genesis Evangelion, has been making bank. Neko Oikawa was on Out x Deluxe recently on September 10 to discuss the song itself, and how much she's been making as well as the song's legacy as one of the most popular anime theme songs of all time. Hit the jump to find out more!
Akiahabara-bred idol group Dempagumi.inc bring it all back home with their new song and promo video “Akihabalife”, a time-travelling trip through Tokyo’s world famous otaku neighborhood. Enjoy after the jump!
On September 02, 2015, Sunrise is releasing a pair of albums to iTunes featuring the music of the 1983 Crusher Joe theatrical film, which was directed by Yasuhiko Yoshikazu and based on the series of novels by Haruka Takachiho. Hit the jump to learn more.
Akihabara’s other sensational idol group, Denpagumi.inc, deliver their latest visually stunning and brain-busting new PV today in the form of the manga-inspired “If the Earth Breaks into Bits Tomorrow". Enjoy some trippy sights and sounds after the jump!
Veteran voice actress / singer Chisa Yokoyama is returning to the stage in October of 2015 for a concert featuring the music of the Sakura Wars anime and video game series. Hit the jump to learn more.
As part of the ongoing celebrations of the 30th anniversary of Super Mario Bros., Nintendo is releasing an audio CD featuring music from 17 different Super Mario video games plus the upcoming Super Mario Maker. Hit the jump to learn more.
A new album by Yasunori Mitsuda will feature arrangements from both Chrono Trigger and Chrono Cross. Hit the jump to learn more.
Death Rabbits, an idol / metal novelty band, has released a new single entitled "Usagi no Kimochi" ("Rabbits' Feelings"). Hit the jump to check out the official music video.
The celebration of the 40th anniversary of Nippon Animation continues with the World Masterpiece Theater symphony concert, which features the Tokyo Philharmonic Orchestra performing at the Yomiuri Otemachi Hall in October of 2015. Hit the jump to learn more.
The Japan Screen Music Symphony Orchestra is hosting a concert event in Tokyo this month that features music from Puella Magic Madoka Magica, Neon Genesis Evangelion, Attack on Titan, and more. Hit the jump to learn the details.
Japanese chiptunes girl TORIENA returns to HYPERSONIC music club this week to talk about her new record, MEME NOISE, her new collaborator, and how she quit her job to focus full time on her music. Read the full interview, and sample some new tunes, after the jump!