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Category: Latest News announced for HYPER JAPAN Festival!

Coming to this Summer’s HYPER JAPAN Festival are Japan’s hottest J-Pop/Rap act,! Formed in 2011, this Electro-Rap unit consists of MC Itsuka and DJ Gonchi. The duo started out posting videos on Youtube & then made their debut EP release with 2013’s ‘AI AI Syndrome‘. The skillful MC Itsuka’s flow and the catchy electro melodies have created something unheard of in the genre so far! Want to see the duo in action? Check out the video below! If you like what you hear, you can now purchase’s latest album ‘Aidoro C’ direct on iTunes for £6.99! Have you already...

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HYPER JAPAN Festival 2016: Tickets now on sale!!

This years event will be taking place at Olympia in London this July, with announcements to follow over the coming weeks leading to one of the most anticipated events of the year! Tickets are priced as follows: Friday 15th July: 12:00pm – 8:00pm – £15.00 Saturday 16th July: 1st session: 9:00am – 3.00pm – £15.00,  2nd session: 3.30pm – 9.00pm – £17.00. Dual session ticket: £23.00 Sunday 17th July: 9:00am – 6:00pm – £17.00 3 Day Pass: £43.00 All tickets can be purchased via the Hyper Japan website or through TicketWeb. While we wait for the first of many...

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BAND-MAID: UK performance & new mini-album!

SOURCE: The Huffington Post Hot off the groups recent video release of ‘Alone’, BAND-MAID will be making their UK live debut at the MCM Comic Con in London this May!! I’ll post more news on the set times for the weekends event as they become available. In the meantime, rock out to ‘Alone’ which has had over 80,000 hits since it’s release on Valentine’s Day! BAND-MAID have just announced that their third mini-album titled ‘Brand New MAID’ will be released on the 3rd May!  UPDATED: 3rd March 2016 <Type-A 収録内容> [CD] ・alone ・FREEDOM ・ORDER ・the non-fiction days 他、全8曲収録予定 [DVD] ・alone(Music Video) ・ORDER(Music...

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LADYBABY conquer HYPER JAPAN Christmas Market!!

If there was one performance that was on everyone’s lips over the course of the weekend at this years Hyper Japan Christmas Market, it was LADYBABY! Their video for ‘Nippon Manju’ has already clocked over 10 million hits on YouTube and this was to be the groups debut performance in the UK! Needless to say even with performing at the event the entire weekend, many fans couldn’t get into the venue due to the overwhelming demand for the group! Sadly, Rie Kaneko couldn’t make the event due to personal reasons but both Ladybeard & Rei Kuromiya charged on in full...

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HYPER JAPAN Christmas Market 2015 Preview

Whether this is your first time attending a Hyper Japan event or if you’re a veteran to one of the best weekends of the year, it’s always difficult trying to decide who should be on your ‘must see’ list! We’ve compiled our hot tips for the weekend but don’t worry if you can’t make the journey to Tobacco Dock,  we”ll be there covering the event all weekend via Instagram with more content to follow post event! Let’s get the party started… LADYBABY: Fri: 7pm / Sat: 5pm (during COSParade) / Sun: 3pm If you haven’t heard the name or seen the videos,...

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