Category Archives: JRock

Girls Rock Band 5572320 Global Release of “Ponpara Pecorna Papiyotta”

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On October 5th rising international superstar girls rock band 5572320 conducted an global simultaneous release of 5572320’s second single, “Ponpara Pecorna Papiyotta.” If this is your first time hearing the name 5572320 ,please allow me a moment to provide a brief background. 5572320 (go go nana ni san ni rei)…

underbeasty : Visual Kei Idol Rock Group

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underbeasty is an Idol rock group that I have been following and supporting since their debut. They are a group that we have featured in the past with other rising Idol rock and Idol Metal groups ,but never have they received their moment to solo feature until today. underbeasty describe…

Idol Rock Unit DEEPGIRL :Never Doubt the Power of Idols

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DEEPGIRL is a fresh Idol Rock group that we mentioned not long ago that was having an debut with conditions . This Idol unit at first had to reach top 10 on Orion weekly ranking , this was later upped to an additional 10,000 CD units must be sold in…

PiiiiiiiN Cool Theme Park Rock Idols

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PiiiiiiiN [ピーン] Is an Indie Idol that i`ve been putting more focus on lately .This group is one of the best gems in the genre and just maybe has two of the best vocalists in the Indie ranks. PiiiiiiiN [pronounced peen] is a theme park concept Idol group in such…

Idol Rock Unit Splash! Looking to Survive with New Single

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Idol Rock unit Splash! Is a group that I have been following since their debut in 2009 .This unit has seen its share of members come and go ,but Aya Sakohata and Arisa Hoshino have seen it through. Their new single “Survive” would fit any JMetal album ,it`s just that…

SRAM Brings Idol Rock to Life with Mentai Rock Sound

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Idol rock group SRAM on June 9th released their 3rd single “You May Dream/Kawaii Ano Ko” .The single continues their presentation of the Mentai rock sound to the idol world. Mentai rock is a style of Japanese rock that originated in the late 70s and early 80s in the Hakata…

Eren Uncrowned Queen of the Indie Idol World

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Eren-Chan is a self-described “once in a 100 years Idol genius” , she is the self-described “uncrowned Queen of the Indie Idol world” .Here love and poison Tsundere nature and voice has captured many hearts and collected rave reviews in the Indie Idol ranks. Eren-Chan is a “sentimental “hard rock…

It`s All Your Fault! A new Type of Idol Rock Group

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  From the moment that fellow rock music associates that a new yami-kawaii” idol Rock unit was being creating for a new Mensoore Aina [x-Ayaman JAPAN] project called “Yan-Doru Project” ,I’ve been curious about how this would play out. The group name is It`s All Your Fault! (Zenbu Kimi no…

IDOL ROCK Unit DEEP GIRL Oricon Top 10 or Disband Debut Single Mission

DEEP GIRL

Idol Rock Unit DEEP GIRL from the Fuji TV show of the same name have set for themselves a mighty task for their July 1st  self titled debut single. The group must reach top 10 on the Oricon rankings chart with this single or they will disband. The single will…

Shizukaze & Kizuna -Idol Rock Pioneers Call It A Day

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One of the pioneers of Idol rock dating back to 2009 as separate groups before uniting into a one unit idol rock machines Shizukaze & Kizuna has announced that they were ending activities as a group. Unlike other Idol units that have set a date for an ending live ,…