How to buy a cheap Rock CD in Japan in 2020

All the things I experienced, both happy and sad when I groped myself to get the idol’s goods to my hands. For those who are not Japanese, do not live in Japan, are not good enough in Japanese to understand the local websites, auction sites, sink exchange trading groups, … Where to buy? Before that, […]

Chat with JUNE – Malice Mizer: An Emerald treasure

Tetsu Takano is a Japanese Rock artist. Tetsu is often known as the first vocal life by the legendary music Band Malice Mizer. After leaving Malice Mizer, Tetsu joined Mega8Ball from 1995 to 1997. He then founded the supergroup Zigzo, which they operated between 1999 and 2002 and became quite a voice in the position […]

Rock’s influence on pioneering bands in Japan (part 2)

The second Band we could introduce was the Buck-Tick. Also the 1st Band Classic Rock of Japan, they are known as 1 band disliked music and quite conservative. The Buck-Tick very often toured around, so they have a very crowded fan and do not distinguish age. But unlike Boowy, their music doesn’t imply a whole […]

Rock’s influence on pioneering bands in Japan

Rock is a genre of music that originated in the US western, and Japanese Rock was actually introduced within a decade or two after it was accepted in the United States and Europe. Therefore, Japanese Rock in the late 80s and 90s was directly influenced by the music wave of the 60s and 70s of […]

Biography of Buck-Tick

Buck-Tick (Or BUCK-TICK, pronounced “Bankuchiku”, here meaning “cannon”) is a rock band formed in 1983 in Fujioka, Japan. Atsushi Sakurai (vocals), Hisashi Imai (guitar), Hidehiko Hoshino (guitar), Yutaka Higuchi (bass) and Toll Yagami (drums) _ They all made the existence of Buck-Tick. Throughout his career, the band has been experimenting with various genres such as […]

Japanese rock and mainstream fashion was formed from it

Harajuku fashion trend has had in Japan since the 1970s, it was the heyday of the rock stage. At that time, in Japan Harajuku youths growing up, there is a tendency to dress weird. The clothes and the shoes as well as jewelry for the hair to be very fancy. Especially above all to flashy, […]