BABYMETAL is taking the world by storm right now, they have done a successful European mini tour and now they are ready to invade america as they will play a headline show in LA and 5 show with Lady Gaga as open act, they will also play Heavy Montreal Festival in Quebec, Canada, so as you may know their is a lots of websites and mainstream medias that are talking about our kawaii metalers!
The purpose of the section is to concentrated all the news in a single BABYMETAL place, so here are all the latest news about BABYMETAL.
BABYMETAL’s 1st album has arrived in re-packaged limited edition (CD+DVD) and you can order this CD on CDJapan
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I am very accepting of the cheesier elements of metal that come from within the genre’s own conventions. But having one of the newest global phenomenons associated with metal come from the Japanese pop idol industry was a hard pill to swallow.
BBC Radio 1
Having a teenage “dance and vocal group” on the same bill as Iron Maiden and Metallica might seem like a strange choice.
The BBC video report
Huffington Post UK
You must be familiar with Babymetal. They are the most absurd fairy tale to hit recorded music in recent memory; a smashing together of two mutually exclusive musical genres. A cartoon with 35million Youtube hits. And I am about to sit down with them, if I’m being brutally honest, to see if they actually exist.
The Metalunderground.com Official Podcast treads some touchy ground this week. Japanese pop-metal sensation Babymetal, a trio of decidedly illegal adolescent girls, has in 2014 sent the global metal community into equal paroxysms of laughter and rage, depending on whom you ask.
Babymetal are sweeping the world by storm. After catching the Internet off guard last year and quickly turning confused metalheads into believers, now everyone wants in on the action from members of Slayer, Deftones, Anthrax and Dragonforce to Lady Gaga.
Our favorite Jap-pop metal trio, BABYMETAL (who if you’re really not hip to yet, check out our archives) have been on tour in Europe and naturally running into many other metal bands.
After their bonkerstown main stage set at Sonisphere, TeamRock talk to Babymetal about their festival experience and leading the Metal Resistance.
BABYMETAL ARE ON A MISSION TO SAVE METAL | Metal Hammer
Dom’s Iron Sandwich — Babymetal | Metal Hammer
The reaction to BABYMETAL winning the cup!
Kevin Thornburg is doing a very impressive BabyMetal Chalk Art
So BABYMETAL won this ‘Heavy Metal World Cup‘ online poll put on by a metal publication called Metal Hammer, which was obviously just a generic poll every site sets up (like for the NCAA Tournament and shit) to milk as many pageviews out of rabid fanbases as possible.