Monthly Archives: June 2014

A Look at Idol Metal and Idol Rock, Other than BABYMETAL Part Two

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A Look at Idol Metal and Idol Rock, Other Than BABYMETAL Part Two In part one we looked at Idol Metal groups other than BABYMETAL, for part two we shall look at Idol groups that follow more rock influences, with a touch of metal and Idol pop. PASSCODE PASSCODE adds…

A Look at Idol Metal and Idol Rock ,Other Than BABYMETAL Part One

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A Look at Idol Metal and Idol Rock ,Other Than BABYMETAL Part One If you look around You Tube, heavy metal media sites and Japanese media in general, you are left with the impression that BABYMETAL is the only Idol Metal or Idol Rock group on the planet. Even BABYMETAL…

Idol Matsuri Event Report

Idol Matsuri

From June 20th through June 22nd, I had the distinct pleasure of attending Idol Matsuri, which was geared at being the United States’ first idol convention. I was interested in the event when it was first announced quite some time ago, but when the guests were announced I knew I…

BABYMETAL To Tour with Lady Gaga + USA Headline Show

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Well BABYMETAL who have been making J-Pop Idol fans and Heavy Metal fans take notice or scream in protest at their Pop/Metal  concept have added another strong supporter as International Pop star Lady Gaga has added them to her tour for a few dates. On top of their current headline…

WE MUST BE UNITED AS ONE! :Idols Unite to Create Their Own Fan Funded Group

Apple Buster

Recently Murayama Shihori a former member of GALLETe and a couple of other Idols that had previously been in Shooting Star Girls, QunQun, PEAKL got together to create a new Idol group known as AppleBuster. Shihori compares  AppleBuster to professional wrestling “Cute Idol at their best entertainment can entertain people…

MilkShake: Idol Group Powers Up!!

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MilkShake a Nagasaki based Idol group that we presented to International Idol fans on this site in March are back with new powered up line up. The group has lost my favorite member Miyu ,while gaining a number of  cute new members. So let`s take a peek at these new…

NECRONOMIDOL: Delivering Extreme Dark Idol Metal

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The other day I had the pleasure of coming across another Idol Metal group and today I shall introduce them to you. The group is  NECRONOMIDOL and as they explained to me ,they are an Extreme Metal/Dark Synth Idol group with future plans of crossing over into some Thrashcore. From…