Select Page

Category: Events

KEMURI bring a whole load of ‘Positive Mental Attitude’ to Brixton Academy!

Tonight (6th October) might be KEMURI’S final UK show supporting Less Than Jake as part of the Fireball:Fuelling The Fire Tour but there’s no signs of this Ska train slowing down! In fact, KEMURI are pumped full of enthusiasm, fun vibes and thankful for having the chance to perform in London tonight. As the house lights go down, the horn section runs to the front of the stage, amping up the crowd and considering the early door time, it’s great to see such willingness from tonight’s audience who need little encouragement to respond to vocalist Fumio Ito’s calls to stretch out...

Read More

Misaki Iwasa and Hayabusa: Performing together at HYPER JAPAN!

HYPER JAPAN Christmas Market showcases the latest Japanese musical trends for modern acts inspired by the past, in the form of Misaki Iwasa and Hayabusa. From being a member of the phenomenally successful idol girl group AKB48, Misaki Iwasa has gone on to reinvent herself as a successful singer of ‘enka’ (traditional Japanese ballads). Misaki Iwasa will be wowing the crowds alongside male pop trio Hayabusa. Like Misaki, this group gives a modern twist to a slice of Japan’s musical heritage, in this case 1970s-style J-POP ballads. They are proud to be making their debut appearance at HYPER JAPAN,...

Read More

Versailles Philharmonic Quintet: European Tour confirmed for 2017!

Thanks to B7KLAN & Torpedo Productions, Versailles Philharmonic Quintet are heading to Europe early next year!! The ‘Renaissance’ Tour hits London’s O2 Islington Academy on 29th January, with the group performing seven dates in total, closing the tour at La Machine in Paris on 5th February! Two ticket types are available for each show and detailed as follows: Regular tickets will include : Normal access to the show VIP tickets will include : Early access to the venue + Limited Versailles Renaissance metal bracelet. Tickets are on sale now, available direct from B7KLAN. Are you excited to see Versailles Philharmonic...

Read More

‘We Are X’ celebrates its selection to the 60th BFI London Film Festival!

‘We Are X’ (a new film about Japan’s most iconic rock band X JAPAN), will celebrate its UK Premiere at the 60th BFI London Film Festivalon the 8th & 9th October 2016. ‘We Are X’ explores the evolution, groundbreaking history and hopeful future of the land of the rising sun’s most legendary rock group. X JAPAN have sold 30 million singles and albums combined and continue to tour the world performing sold-out shows to massive arenas in 16 countries throughout the US and Europe. “It’s overwhelming to see the full documentary ‘We Are X’, says the band’s co-founder Yoshiki. “Stephen Kijak and John Battsek opened doors, which I shut and never...

Read More

8 local bands to open regional dates for upcoming Less Than Jake Tour!

When was the last time you could say you had one of the best nights of your life for £10?? Japanese Ska band KEMURI have been added to the Less Than Jake headlining tour this October and if the above video hasn’t got you skanking around your bedroom in excitement, how about news that 8 local bands have now been selected to join the tour from over 500 entries!! The winners are: Birmingham pop punks AMFX, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne trio Better Days, Bournemouth folk-punks Black Water County, Wirral ska-punks Broken 3 Ways, Irvine melodic punks Embers, genre-busting London quintet Ghouls, Sheffield pop punk four...

Read More