Join us in this exciting podcast as we delve into the latest release from NEMOPHILA, EVOLVE. Then Wave and Ryan talk about their interview with Gacharic Spin. And, as always, we riff on the latest music news from Japan. Plus,… Read More »Discussing NEMOPHILA “Evolve”; J-Rock Bands Updates!
We are back for 2024! And we are starting earlier with our Sunday podcast at a new time. Join us on the stream at 11:00 am EST from here on. Yet, we are looking back to the Top Ten list… Read More »News in J-Rock and Looking Back at 2023!
Is the guitar a dead instrument? As rock musicians, we have a different opinion; we make our case. Also, on this podcast, we review concert reports from BABYMETAL and BAND-MAID. Apparently, they are way more professional than we realized. Perhaps… Read More »Is Guitar Still Important in 2023?
BAND-MAID surprises us with a new song for anime, Grendizer U! Also, did you vote in the NIK NOCTURNAL METAL AWARDS? We found some Japanese artist nominations in some categories. In other strange news, KISS begins a new era as… Read More »Nuisance Streamer Arrested in Japan; New BAND-MAID for ANIME!
We continue to love the BAND-MAID big finale show at Yokohama Arena. GAIJIN GUY Alan has a lot more to say on the set list; what song made him cry? In a more serious discussion—why do old metalheads hate on… Read More »BABYMETAL Fans Accusations; BAND-MAID Yokohama Review
BAND-MAID shines for their 10TH ANNIVERSARY TOUR FINAL at Yokohama Arena. You know we have to talk about this with the fans. Let us know if you were there in person! Plus, the metal maids set their sights on 2024… Read More »First Thoughts on BAND-MAID 10th Anniversary Livestream; LOVEBITES was there too!
In this podcast, the GAIJIN GUYS get a little personal as musicians. What motivates you to keep going as an artist? Especially when concerts go off the rails, like at the Bring Me The Horizon show in Jakarta this past… Read More »Panic At Jakarta Concert! BAND-MAID Back To Hong Kong Since 2016, BABYMETAL Back To DOWNLOAD Fest
BABYMETAL makes waves around the world with festival announcements for 2024. Plus, we have a Top Ten list from SiM vocalist MAH! Which bands do we share in common with The Rumbling singer? Also, HANABIE. makes a cancellation that draws… Read More »Lots of BABYMETAL News and More!
BAND-MAID celebrated the birthday of their bass player, MISA! Meanwhile, the guys celebrate good health…or try to, at least. After getting back from the Aftershock festival, some guys are worse for the wear. Regarding Aftershock, what do the guys think… Read More »BAND-MAID Celebrates MISA’s B-Day; Meeting HANABIE. And More!