Producer Yasutaka Nakata regularly creates pop hit for Perfume and Kyary Pamyu Pamyu. But as the creative force behind CAPSULE, he’s also one of the leading lights of the global electro music scene. A new promo clip sets the stage for a new album release in 2015. Watch after the jump!
Japanese idol group du jour Dempagumi.inc are back with a new song and a cosplay heavy promo video that doubles as the theme song for the Phantom of the Kill mobile game. Watch the preview after the jump!
Babymetal was only the beginning! Prepare to be boggled as Japan serves up a platter of pint-sized hip-hop Harry Potters in the form of a new group calling themselves MaGiC BOYZ. Plunge into the conjuring circle after the jump!
Hyperactive Akiba-bred idol group Dempagumi.inc are here to assault your eyeballs and eardrums with a wild music video for their new song “Dempari Night. Take a deep breath and dive in after the jump!
Biff! Pow! The all-girl rock band known as SCANDAL finally shed their secret identities and become full-blown costumed do-gooders in their latest promo video for their new song “Image”. Watch after the jump!
Japan’s pint-sized princesses of evil music, BABYMETAL, are preparing the January release of a video + CD documenting their recent concerts at Tokyo’s historic Budokan arena. Watch the official promo clip after the jump!
Hatsune Miku mania continues to run wild and the hits keep coming from Vocaloid music producer Keeno. Watch a new PV that showcases Miku’s virtual golden pipes after the jump!
Japanese idol group Cheeky Parade recently visited the Big Apple for the first time to attend the CBGB Music festival. A whirlwind music video documenting the trip is now available for viewing. Enjoy after the jump!
The stakes are high as Japanese guys in colored cosplay wigs dance around like mechanical men at the Tokyo Robot Restaurant in the new promo video by boy band Bullet Train. Watch it, and steal moves for your own inevitable robot dance, after the jump!
Crunchy News editor Patrick Macias and J-pop fun site MTV81 conclude their recent round of live event reportage in Tokyo with a look at the whirlwind all night club event known as THE BLOCK PARADE. Enjoy after the jump!
CR News dude Patrick Macias and J-pop entertainment site MTV81 continue their series of recent event reports with a trip to the idol group gauntlet known as RE:IDOL PARADE. Read on after the jump!
News editor in chief Patrick Macias and J-pop entertainment site MTV81 kick off a round of live event reports with a look at the music, fashion, and food-a-thon known as the MOSHI MOSHI NIPPON FESTIVAL. Get a eyeful after the jump!
J-rock band The Pillows are much loved for their contributions to the FLCL and BECK anime soundtracks. Now, the group has a new album slated for release later this month. Get a peep at the promo video for “Moondust” after the jump!
If reality seems way too normal to bare at the moment, get a look at the bizarre new promo video by Japanese idol group Dream5 which double as the ending theme to the Yo-kai Watch anime. You may have some questions about what you’ve just witnessed after the jump!