Super Beaver’s ‘Hakanakunai’ live on The First Take is a HELLUVA SUPERB performance of Tokyo Revengers 2 Part 2 theme

Super Beaver’s Ryuta Shibuya kills it in live performance of ‘Hakanakunai’ The Japanese rock band Super…

Level 1 Demon Lord and One Room Hero opening theme song gets banging music video – Watch

MADKID’s ‘One Room Adventure‘ music video is all about the dance routine The Level 1 Demon…

Minami’s ‘Time Gram’ music video hits all the feels and that song is gorgeous

Minami’s ‘Time Gram‘ is powerful and touchingly sad Another gorgeous animated music video from the incredible…

Man with a Mission give rousing live performance of ‘Raise Your Flag’ on The First Take

Man with a Mission’s The First Take one-take performance of ‘Raise Your Flag‘ is pretty damn…

YOASOBI’s ‘Idol’ at #1 on Billboard Global Excl. US chart – First time Japanese song hits the top spot

YOASOBI tops Billboard Global Excl. US chart for the first time Japanese music superduo YOASOBI’s ‘Idol’…

My First Story’s ‘I’m a Mess’ one-take performance on The First Take is darned COOL

My First Story performs superb live version of ‘I’m a Mess‘ in one take The Sony…

J-pop boy band Travis Japan’s ‘Moving Pieces’ EP features 4 CATCHY songs and is on SPOTIFY, APPLE MUSIC etc – Yay!

Travis Japan’s Moving Pieces EP now streaming via Spotify Travis Japan is the latest J-pop boy…

One Ok Rock Asia tour concert dates out for Taiwan, Philippines, Thailand, Indonesia, Hong Kong and Singapore

One Ok Rock’s Asia Tour 2023 to be titled the ‘Luxury Disease’ tour The superb Japanese…

Aina the End’s ‘Red:birthmark’ gets PHENOMENAL music video – another POWERFUL release from the Japanese singer

Aina the End’s ‘Red:birthmark‘ is gorgeous and terrifying The incredibly talented Japanese singer Aina the End…

Galileo Galilei’s ‘YonhikinoKujira’ is catchy with an addictive melody and has a cool music video – Watch!

The fabulous Japanese indie rock band Galileo Galilei are back this month with their first song…

Niziu’s ‘Make You Happy’ live The First Take performance is perfect and that rap is FABULOUS!

Niziu’s ‘Make You Happy‘ was the group’s choice for their first The First Take appearance The…

Who are most-played Japanese artists on Spotify in 2022 overseas? Most are affiliated with anime

As someone whose Spotify Liked Songs list features about 45 percent Japanese artists, 30 percent Korean…

Watch Ai Higuchi sing ‘Akuma no Ko’ in a superb one-take live performance accompanying herself on piano on The First Take

Sony-owned YouTube channel The First Take just keeps on publishing superb one-take performances of some of…

Watch LiSA and Yuki Kajiura give dramatic ‘Akeboshi’ performance live on The First Take

When it comes to the YouTube channel The First Take, you can pretty much guarantee every…