On Tuesday, Japanese wunderkinds BABYMETAL made their debut US TV performance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert, celebrating the release of their second album Metal Resistance. Unsurprisingly, the metal-pop fusion brought the house down. Check out the performance below.

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Metal Resistance dropped last Friday via RAL/Sony Music Entertainment. BABYMETAL will also be hitting the states later this year for the “BABYMETAL World Tour 2016.” Vote for the band at 2016's APMAs for Best International Band here. BABYMETAL will also be performing at this year's show!


Wednesday, May 4 – Playstation Theater – New York, NY

Thursday, May 5 – House Of Blues – Boston, MA

Saturday, May 7 – Electric Factory – Philadelphia, PA

Sunday, May 8 – Monster Energy Carolina Rebellion (Festival) – Concord, NC

Tuesday, May 10 – The Fillmore – Silver Spring, MD

Wednesday, May 11 – The Fillmore – Detroit, MI

Friday, May 13 – House of Blues – Chicago, IL

Saturday, May 14 – Northern Invasion (Festival) – Somerset, WI

Tuesday, July 12 – Showbox SoDo – Seattle, WA

Thursday, July 14 – Regency Ballroom – San Francisco, CA

Friday, July 15 – Wiltern Theater – Los Angeles, CA

Sunday, July 17 – Chicago Open Air (Festival) – Bridgeview, IL

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