Tag Archives: Japanese Idol Rock

Even Rebel Idols Have Rules, Saki Kamiya of POP Put on Indefinite Hiatus

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There has been lots of interests developing for the Idol groups BiSH (Brand-new idol SHiT) and POP (Period of Plastic 2 Mercy)  with our readers recently that the groups are starting to become daily topics for our readers.A lot of this growth has been due to these two groups’ anti-Idol…

BiSH to Turn Shibuya into CHEKi BiSH IF YOU CAN LAND

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The weekends are very important days for Idols across Japan; it allows them to play at multiple events, for larger than normal crowds and to try creative marketing skills. There are a number of lives taking place every weekend in Shibuya and BiSH has decided that after getting thrown out…

Zenbu Kimi no Sei da : Inside Their Morbidly Cute World.

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Zenbu Kimi no Sei da (It`s All Your Fault!) return to Pure Idol Heart ,with their 2nd digital single ”ShitEnd Placebo” on iTunes. (Release date: August 12th). Zenbu Kimi no Sei da are yami kawaii idols. Yami-kawaii means “sick cuteness” and sub-culture concept you find in anime and with some…

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…

CODE OF ZERO: Everything Starts From ZERO

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Over the past few years we have witness the rise of Idol metal and Idol hard rock across Japan. At the front of these groups is of course BABYMETAL, however if you look deeper you will see that there are many more groups in this genre and many we have…

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…

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…

DISSENTER DOLLS: A Fresh Force in Idol Rock

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A few days ago I had the great pleasure of seeing a new Idol Rock unit make their debut live. The unit is known as DISSENTER DOLLS. It`s clear from their debut that this unit plans to join the growing Idol Rock genre ranks will full force. With a group…