Sunday, September 23, 2018

Tag: japan

This adorable Japanese mascot plays children’s show theme song, death metal-style

Following in the footsteps of the death metal and beer-loving Hello Kitty character released back in January, Japan is back at it again with...

12 up-and-coming bands from Japan you need to know

Japan has gifted the rest of the world with several sought-after things, including their tasty cuisine, anime and, of course, music. From established bands...

Japanese McDonald’s takes Halloween to next level with chocolate and pumpkin french fries

The pumpkin flavored foods trend has been taken to a brand new level. The Japanese McDonald's chain has revealed a brand new festive french...
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10 Things You Need To Know about Babymetal

In this special episode of APTV's 10 Things You Didn't Know, Japanese metal band Babymetal share some secrets. See BABYMETAL live at the 2016 APMAs! As...

United States have challenged Japan to a giant robot fight

So, long story short: U.S. company MegaBots Inc. has challenged Japan's Suidobashi Heavy Industries to a giant robot death match. The event was proposed...

Full routing announced for AP Tour Japan

The full list of dates and locations have been announced for the 2015 AP Tour Japan, Rising. Teaming up for the tour this year will...

The Land Of The Rising Fun: Expire Goes To Japan

Photographer:  Midwestern hardcore landmarks Expire recently toured Japan for four headlining dates. After seeing guitarist Zach Dear posting gold on Instagram, we had to see what else was hiding...

Fall Out Boy announce ‘Save Rock And Roll’ Japanese tour dates

Fall Out Boy have announced a trio of dates in Japan, two in Tokyo and one in Osaka, as part of their Save Rock And...

Five Faves: Crossfaith frontman Kenta Koie on the best stuff Japan has to offer

This week, Kenta Koie, vocalist of CROSSFAITH (one of AP’s 100 Bands You Need To Know In 2013), shares some of his favorite things...

Passport Japan: A look inside our international music scene

Punk and heavy rock have never truly been in vogue throughout Japan. Sure, some of the bigger names from the U.S. and the U.K....

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