urema is a new-comer band on the Japanese alternative indie scene. They released their 1st single a short time ago, at the beginning of August. urema’s debut has attracted a lot of attention and a new mini-album will be released on November 2nd! If you like light and melodic alternative rock music with shoegaze influences […]
DaTURA is all-female band that was formed in the end of the 90’s in Tokyo. They didn’t have strong activity until vocalist CaTHY joined band in 1999. Their music is emotional and melodic heavy rock. And using of santur (or santoor, an ancient Babylonian stringed musical instrument) in some melodies makes their sound so bright […]
Formed in March 2010, ALOE#squash!’s alternative take on rock is a powerful and yet gentle melodic journey complete with vocal harmonies. ALOE#squash! members are KZY (Vocal, Guitar), Hiro (Guitar, Chorus), Ha?Chang (Bass, Chorus), and Yuu (Drum, Chorus).
2side1BRAIN is alternative rock band based on warm and comfortable land of Okinawa island, Japan. They started playing shows in local clubs and on US military bases. And therefore you can say sometimes that they have a not Japanese sound. But these guys can play different music, from dark and heavy songs to melodic and […]
ALOHA BANANA takes indie to the party with their melodic and ska-punk influened rock. ALOHA BANANA members are Tokuda Nozomu (Trombone), Enomoto Daisuke (Trumpet), NU (Saxophone), Onoda Hiroki (Guitar, Vocals) and Yama Shoutarou (Bass).
Ebola is band with long story and that story was started in Bangkok, Thailand, in 1996. They started as an underground metalcore band, but later their sound became more melodic and emotional. During their activity the band released 7 full albums and 2 live albums. With their accumulated reputation, Ebola had the opportunities to perform […]
-OZ- is Japanese visual band from Tokyo. They combine a racing metal sound with slow and melodic tunes. Their music has changed since their formation in 2004, but has always kept an original sound. One of the band’s distinctive characteristics, is the unique voice of their vocalists and his unusual manner of singing. It is […]
Dogma is an indie rock band from Osaka, Japan. Since their formation in 2004, the band has been touring non-stop all over the country and appearing at festivals held in Taiwan. Their music is both melodic and melancholic with lyrics in both Japanese and English that explore the human mind and feelings. If you want […]
Urichipangoon, was formed as a duo in Osaka, in 2003. In 2008, this four-piece released their most accessible album to date — Giant Club. Urichipangoon is a progressive, melodic, folk pop experimental project with Ytamo (Synthesizer, Piano, Vocals), Muneomi Senju (Drums), Oorutaichi (Vocals, Guitar, Synthesizer, Banjo, Kazoo, Ukulele) and Naoko Kamei (Synthesizer, Piano, Clarinet, Vocals).
Formed in 2005, Hiza:ki finds their niche in melodic punk rock with harmonic vocals and upbeat instrumentals. To date Hiza:ki has released two mini albums; 7+Reverse:senses March 2007, and achromadisc in June 2007. Hiza:ki members are Shin [vocals, guitar], Kazumasa Morita [vocals, guitar], Kaji [uprightbass, chorus] and 6 [drums].