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Mon, 25 Sep 2017 19:06:57 GMT

The Bay Bridged

Photos: The 2017 J-Pop Summit at Fort Mason Center
The Bay Bridged
Sunday evening saw Yanakiku return to J-Pop Summit, before the much beloved Drag-Queen content, won by the exciting, original and captivating Cash Monet. The night was closed out by the rock group BAND-MAND who provided a powerful and energetic ...

Sun, 24 Sep 2017 21:02:25 GMT

The Straits Times

J-pop duo Do As Infinity, here for first concert in 18 years, still a hit with fans
The Straits Times
Japanese band Do As Infinity are surprised to hear that they were a leading force when the Japanese wave was in its heyday in the early 2000s. "I did not know we were so popular back then," says vocalist Tomiko Van, 38, with a hearty laugh. "Our ...

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 08:31:40 GMT

The Japan Times

Supercar's 'Three Out Change!!' may be the most stunning debut in Japanese rock history
The Japan Times
While at the time it was considered more or less a J-pop album, it was obviously heavily indebted to the less experimental, more Britpop-influenced side of shoegaze — for all the layers and effects in which the members drench their guitars, the ...