“Headbangeeeeerrrrr!!!!!” is the new video from BABYMETAL, a heavy metal offshoot of the Japanese pop idol group SAKURA GAKUIN that performs a distinctly Japanese mix of schoolgirl J-pop and death metal. The track will be officially released on July 4 via iTunes.
“Different Sense”, the new video from Japanese rockers DIR EN GREY, has been released. The song comes off the band’s eighth studio album, “Dum Spiro Spero” (translates to the Latin phrase “While I breathe, I hope”) which will be released on August 2 via The End Records.
“Jade”, the new video from X JAPAN, one of the most influential rock bands in Japanese history, has been released:
“Fight Fear Kill”, the brand new video from UNITED, one of the forerunners of the Japanese thrash metal scene, has been released. The song comes off the band’s ninth album, “Tear Of Illusions”:
Nightmare” is the new video from the Japanese neo-classical/power metal band AREA51, can be viewed below. The song comes off the group’s third album, “Goddess”, which was released in Japan in March 2010.
“How To Die”, the brand new video from Japanese extreme metal band METAL SAFARI, has been released. The song comes off the band’s recently released sophomore album, “Prisoner”, which is available on Spiritual Beast Records.
Here’s some fan filmed footage of Japanese heavy metal veterans LOUDNESS playing a headlining show at the Dynamo Club in Eindhoven, Netherlands as part of their short European tour.
“King Of Pain” is the new video from Japanese metal band LOUDNESS, which is the title cut of the band’s new album.
“Prelude To The Oracle” is the new video from the Japanese extreme-metal group SIGH. The video was directed by David Hall, who states about the video, “The first things [vocalist-saxophonist] Dr. Mikannibal sent me were a lyric sheet and the album artwork. Based on the artwork, lyrics, and music I came up with the concept. Once we — Dr. Mikannibal, [frontman] Mirai [Kawasima] and myself — were in Baltimore, we met in person and talked about the concept.
“Hit The Rails” is the new video from veteran Japanese metallers LOUDNESS. The song comes off the band’s latest album, “The Everlasting”, which came out on May 27 via Tokuma Japan Communications.