Capture of the Sky is a band playing music with an interesting mixture of post-hardcore, screamo and post-rock. The band’s post-rock influences give their sound an atmospheric and harmonic mood. Formed in early 2010, in Tokyo, Japan, the group are working hard and have released three self-produced demo CDs. Two of them you can download […]
Up-Tight is three piece psych group. Their dark sound, melancholic ballads in combination with noisy guitar riffs immerse you in atmosphere of chaos, emptiness and deep darkness. They music is like an unpredictable ocean, now you wallow in the calm waves, but few minutes ago ocean becomes like an angry beast trying to swallow up […]
Arbus was formed in May 2008 in Kyoto. They are young, purposeful and filled of energy. They are finding inspiration in many different genres, such as music of their scene partners, hardcore, punk, jazz, bossa nova and even pop music. As a result, you can hear great and catchy fusion of many genres. They are not […]
Shatter Silence is a metal band from ancient and beautiful Osaka. They started in 2008, as 4-pieces band playing melodic death metal in the underground scene in Japan. Their debut album “Opening Of The End” had a lot positive responses from metal fans of the world. Now the band is preparing a new mini-album; “Glory Will […]
coldrain is a Japanese band with “world” sound, and their melodious and emotional songs with perfect English lyrics makes them known not only in Japan but in many other countries, too. coldrain was formed in 2007 in Nagoya with 5 members: Masato – vocal, RxYxO (Ryo) – bass, Katsuma – drums, and Y.K.C (Yokochi) and […]
Yasunori Matsuda is a very busy person. Along with his multiple projects, he remixes music and collaborates with many musicians – Such as well known DJ Tsuyoshi and Juno Reactor, and world famous SUGIZO (X-JAPAN, LUNASEA and JUNO REACTOR). His music is unique and harmonic, balancing between dance electronic tunes and guitar rock sounds.
Let me introduce another extraordinary music project from Japan – sfpr. This rock duet was born in 2010, and influenced by the world rock and pop music, they started to create their own sound. A little bit of light, a little bit of dance, a little bit of experimental, their music give you very different […]
Born in Hiroshima, Kashiwa Daisuke (柏大輔) started off as the composer and guitarist of post-rock band yodaka in 2001. Being inspired by the band’s psychedelic sound due to a post-rock approach, and by Maurizio Bianchi, he started a solo project in 2004.
Next Music from TOKYO!!! vol 3 – NATSUMEN, 赤い公園 (Akai Ko-en), チーナ (chiina), and 百蚊 (hyacca) to tour Canada in October 2011!!! Merpeoples will play in Toronto. Schedule: Oct 13 Montreal @ Divan Orange – Oct 14 Montreal @ Club Lambi – Oct 15 Toronto @ the Rivoli – Oct 16 Toronto @ Velvet Underground […]
Carpe diem! Seize the day! Early in 2010, Steven Tanaka did just that. With no experience and armed with a dream — he took it upon himself to book, promote and execute Next Music from TOKYO tour! Bringing 5 Japanese bands to Canada, for a week long tour. Next Music from TOKYO!!! vol 2 is […]