VAMPS to release new album ‘BLOODSUCKERS’ just in time for Halloween


It’s been revealed that VAMPS will release a new album, titled ‘BLOODSUCKERS’, on October 29.

This comes around 4 years and 3 months since VAMPS released their last album “BEAST” in July of 2010. Their 3rd original album will include a total of 13 songs such as their already released singles “AHEAD”, “REPLAY”, “GET AWAY”, and “THE JOLLY ROGER”, and a Japanese version of “VAMPIRE’S LOVE”.

The album will come in Limited Edition A with Blu-ray, Limited Edition B with various goods, and Regular Edition with SHM-CD. It is titled “BLOODSUCKERS” because it is a nickname that VAMPS use to call their fans.

VAMPS will once again be carrying out their project “VAMPS CHANCE” with this album. They will prepare 3 courses for 666 lucky fans. The courses are ‘Private Live Course’,
‘Sign Session Course’, and ‘Premium DVD Course’. The application method will be announced at a later date.


・VAMPIRE’S LOVE (Japanese Ver.)
Total of 13 songs

Limited Edition A Blu-ray:
・AHEAD – Music Video –
・REPLAY – Music Video –
・GET AWAY – Music Video –
・THE JOLLY ROGER – Music Video –
・VAMPIRE’S LOVE – Music Video – (Japanese Ver.)

VAMPS reveal jacket covers and track list for ‘VAMPIRE’S LOVE’


VAMPS has revealed the jacket cover and track list for their upcoming single “VAMPIRE’S LOVE” that’s scheduled for release on October 8.

“VAMPIRE’S LOVE” will be used as the image song for the Japanese version of the movie ‘Dracula ZERO” (October 31 release). It will be available for purchase in 3 different versions: Limited Edition A, Limited Edition B, and Regular Edition. Each version comes with a different jacket cover illustrated by Kashima whom HYDE (Vo, G) had his eyes on for some time.

As the coupling tracks, Limited Edition A and Regular Edition will include a piano version and Kevin Breton’s remix of “VAMPIRE’S LOVE”. In addition, Limited Edition A will come with a DVD containing the PV produced by Nikai Ken and its making video, while Limited Edition B will enclose a story book that is linked closely to the PV.

[Limited Edition A]

・VAMPIRE’S LOVE – Piano Ver. –
・VAMPIRE’S LOVE – Kevin Breton Remix –

[Limited Edition B]

・VAMPIRE’S LOVE – Piano Ver. –
・VAMPIRE’S LOVE – Instrumental –

[Regular Edition]

・VAMPIRE’S LOVE – Piano Ver. –
・VAMPIRE’S LOVE – Kevin Breton Remix –

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flumpool to hold school festival tour & fan club tour


flumpool will hold a school festival tour called ‘Just My Broken’roll Tour’ this fall. In addition, they will hold a fan club tour in December.

This will be flumpool’s first time to hold a school festival tour. It will kick off on October 11 at Kawasaki Gakuen in Okayama, and they are scheduled to participate in a total of 10 school festivals.

Meanwhile, the fan club tour will start on December 2 at OSAKA MUSE, where the band was based during their indie’s era. For this tour, they will hold 10 shows across Japan.

Check out the tour schedule below.

[Just My Broken’roll Tour]

Saturday, October 11 – Kawasaki Gakuen (Okayama)
Sunday, October 12 – Hiroshima Joshi Gakuin Daigaku (Hiroshima)
Saturday, October 18 – Osaka Gakuin Daigaku (Osaka)
Sunday, October 19 – Kanazawa Gakuin Daigaku (Ishikawa)
Sunday, October 26 – Kyushi Kyouritsu Daigaku (Fukuoka)
Saturday, November 1 – Ritsumeikan Daigaku (Shiga)
Sunday, November 2 – Minamiyama Daigaku Nagoya Campus (Aichi)
Saturday, November 8 – Keio Gijuku Daigaku Hiyoshi Campus (Kanagawa)
Sunday, November 9 – Showa Joshi Daigaku (Tokyo)
Sunday, November 23 – Kounan Daigaku Okamoto Campus (Hyogo)


[flumpool fan club tour]

Tuesday, December 2 – OSAKA MUSE (Osaka)
Thursday, December 4 – BIGCAT (Osaka)
Tuesday, December 8 – TSUTAYA O-EAST (Tokyo)
Wednesday, December 9 – TSUTAYA O-EAST (Tokyo)
Friday, December 12 – Sapporo PENNY LANE24 (Hokkaido)
Sunday, December 14 – Rensa (Miyagi)
Tuesday, December 16 – DIAMOND HALL (Aichi)
Thursday, December 18 – DRUM LOGOS (Fukuoka)
Monday, December 22 – Yokohama Landmark Hall (Kanagawa)
Tuesday, December 23 – Yokohama Landmark Hall (Kanagawa)

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MIYAVI teams up with overseas producers for new single

MIYAVI has revealed that he will release a new single titled “Real?” on September 10.

The title track is an upbeat tune that’s produced by Grammy Award winner Jam & Lewis. As the coupling track, the single will include a rock tune called “Set It On Fire” which was produced by Jeff Blue who is known for discovering Linkin Park. Additionally, the single will come with live audio from the London show of his world tour ‘SLAP THE WORLD TOUR 2014’ as the bonus track.

Along with the single, MIYAVI will simultaneously release a live and documentary DVD called “MIYAVI, THE GUITAR ARTIST -SLAP THE WORLD TOUR 2014-“. It will be a two disc set in which DISC 1 will contain footage from the world tour, while DISC 2 will contain footage from the tour final at Zepp DiverCity TOKYO. Furthermore, the first press edition will come with a booklet featuring photos, as well as interviews.





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flumpool to Provide Ending Theme for Indonesia’s Original Superhero Series


If you’re in Indonesia, be sure to tune in to RCTI TV’s “Satria Garuda BIMA-X” because flumpool will be providing the ending theme song of the series!

“Satria Garuda BIMA-X” sees close collaboration between RCTI TV and ISHIMORI Production, a production company that developed Japan’s famous Kamen Rider. The first season, “Satria Garuda BIMA” was shown in Indonesia back in June last year and became a popular phenomenon in country. This year, the show is back with a sequel titled “Satria Garuda BIMA-X” and is set to air on the same channel again from the 14th of September onwards.


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SuG Reveals Track List for “B.A.B.Y.”


Visual Kei Band SuG revealed the track lists of all versions of the band’s new single “B.A.B.Y.”.

Two months ago Visual Kei band SuG announced the release of its single “B.A.B.Y.” that is scheduled to drop on July 23rd. Now you can check out the track lists:

Limited Edition Type A (1890 Yen)
01.B.A.B.Y. PV
02.B.A.B.Y. Documentary
03.koakuma Sparkling (小悪魔Sparkling) (2014.05.06 at Hibiya Yagai Ongakudou)
04.Kanon (夏音) (2014.05.06 at Hibiya Yagai Ongakudou)

Limited Edition Type B (1890 Yen)
01.B.A.B.Y. PV (Another ver.)
02.gr8 story (2014.05.06 at Hibiya Yagai Ongakudou)
03.heavy+electro+dance+punk (2014.05.06 at Hibiya Yagai Ongakudou)

Regular Edition (1260 Yen)

But before releasing this single there’s another great date fans should mark in their calendars: SuG’s performance at Japan Music Fest in Paris on July 6th. Click here for tickets!