Tag Archives: new york

[EXCLUSIVE] INTERVIEW WITH EIR AOI MAY 2016 (藍井エイル インタビュー 2016) 05.22.16

Singer Eir Aoi, whose songs have been featured in popular anime series such as “fate/Zero“, “Sword Art Online” and “Kill la Kill“, will be headed to New York City for her very first time to perform a solo concert at … READ MORE

[Exclusive] Interview With WagakkiBand New York 2016 (和楽器バンド インタビュー 2016) 04.06.16

On March 14th, WagakkiBand (和楽器バンド) showcased in New York their one-of-a-kind performance that incorporated Western Rock with Traditional Japanese Performing Arts. The show was a totally fresh entertainment experience to the American crowd, and literally smashed the language barrier between a … READ MORE

Momoiro Clover Z to tour the United States 04.03.16

On April 2, Momoiro Clover Z wrapped up their dome tour “MOMOIRO CLOVER Z DOME TREK 2016: AMARANTHUS/Hakkin no Yoake” at Seibu Prince Dome in Saitama. During this performance, it was announced that the girls would be touring the United … READ MORE

[Live Review] East Meets West: WagakkiBand’s Debut Concert in New York 03.21.16

On March 14th, WagakkiBand (和楽器バンド) showcased in New York their one-of-a-kind performance that incorporated Western Rock with Traditional Japanese Performing Arts, bringing to the American crowd a totally fresh entertainment experience. The musicians from Japan drew a packed house at Irving … READ MORE

WagakkiBand Set for SXSW 2016 Festival Showcase This Spring 02.18.16

Japan’s hottest export, WagakkiBand announced details for their appearance at Austin’s SXSW 2016 festival where they will perform at the The Des Moines Embassy (Red River & 6th street) on March 18 at midnight run by Live Nation. As already … READ MORE

Gravure Model-turned-singer Ai Shinozaki Releases Photo Book This November, Packed With Shots From her New York #Kashushugyou 11.02.15

After eight years of modelling, massively successful gravure idol Ai Shinozaki is getting ready for a career change. Spawning the hashtag #kashushugyou (vocal training), Ai Shinozaki set foot in New York this past September to get the hashtag going. Holding … READ MORE


Gucci calmly commandeered Shibuya crossing in Tokyo this past weekend with a simultaneous videocast of Creative Director Alessandro Michele’s debut Cruise Collection shown across the iconic intersection’s five big screens. Since his appointment, Creative Director Alessandro Michele has brought a … READ MORE

[Film Festival]JAPAN CUTS 2015: A Festival of new Japanese Cinema will take place from July 9-19 06.13.15

Festival of New Japanese Film July 9–19, 2015 North America’s largest festival of Japanese cinema, JAPAN CUTS presents the A to Z of new film made in and around Japan for its exciting and expanded ninth edition. Premiering a thrilling … READ MORE

AKB48 perform at ‘JAPAN DAY’ in New York 05.15.15

On May 10, AKB48 performed in the event ‘JAPAN DAY@CENTRAL PARK 2015‘ held at New York’s Central Park.  The Japanese cultural exchange event ‘JAPAN DAY@CENTRAL PARK 2015’ celebrated its 9th anniversary this year. This also marked AKB48’s first performance in … READ MORE

Perfume WORLD TOUR 3rd, Los Angeles and New York included 06.24.14

Perfume WORLD TOUR 3rd, Los Angeles and New York included   Perfume’s third world tour has been announced and the trio are finally coming to the States! Here’s the list of cities that they are scheduled to visit: ■ 10/31 … READ MORE

The Suzan 11.26.13

They may not have written any of your favorite anime songs, but The Suzan is a fun all-female Japanese pop-rock band currently living in New York City. The band was started in Tokyo by sisters, Rei (keyboard/vocals) and Saori (guitar/vocals), … READ MORE

Hatsune Miku MAGICAL MIRAI 2013 DELAYED BROADCAST in LA & NY 08.20.13

Celebrate Hatsune Miku’s birthday on August 31st in Los Angeles & New York City! Exciting news! Live Viewing Japan will be having a delayed broadcast of Hatsune Miku MAGICAL MIRAI 2013 Concert during Miku’s birthday in several parts of the … READ MORE

REMINDER: GLAY Screening Ticket Giveaway! 11.02.12

Hello KKS readers & GLAY fans! We’re excited to be announcing that we will be giving 2 tickets away for a GLAY screening in each city! How do you win? It’s very simple! 1. “Like” us on Facebook! 2. Subscribe … READ MORE