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PassCode: a new music video for the song『Nextage』

Here is the PassCode 1st single 『Nextage』 のMV が、ついに解禁!!

Passcode members are BABYMETAL fans!!

Passcode members are BABYMETAL fans!!

PassCode is a new kakwaii metal band with 4 young japanese girls named: Kurohara yu-ri, Takashima Kaede, Imada Yuna and Minami Nao.

Musically PASSCODE mixes Rock, Heavy Metal and Idol elements together, while not to the level of BABYMETAL, PASSCODE style works for them. Strong points for PASSCODE include a unit that is good singers and creative when acting in videos. In short they enjoy using comedy to get across stories.

If you like high-energy, rock/metal groups that balances metal and Idol together then PASSCODE should be on your list.

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Death Rabbits: a new idols group playing Japanese Death Pop

Death Rabbits brand of metal is described as Japanese Death Pop.

From the darkness has been born the cutest Idol Metal group Death Rabbits. Death Rabbits is a special mix as whatever experience and weaknesses the Idols have at this stage is covered by having a respected musician of the Heavy Metal genre Akira Death providing the vocal punch and the swat team costumed Heavy Metal assault this unit needs.

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Death Rabbits to my knowledge is only group to feature their producer as a member of the group. Akira Death provides the group that features Yuzu [12], Emi [11] and Karin [13] that metal edge that the girls lack.

There is times however when his abilities overpowers the more softer Idols and other times when the girls take center. Overall it`s hard to overlook the girls moe charm. Death Rabbits are still a few years away from hitting break point and getting to the next level, however they continue to make steady growth and are on their way to become a top metal idols band i a near future.

Death Rabbits have juste released their first cd on CDJapan!

Dai Ichiji Usagi Taisen / Death Rabbits
Death Rabbits


Source: Pure Idol Heart

Death Rabbits: a new idols group playing Japanese Death Pop

Death Rabbits brand of metal is described as Japanese Death Pop.

From the darkness has been born the cutest Idol Metal group Death Rabbits. Death Rabbits is a special mix as whatever experience and weaknesses the Idols have at this stage is covered by having a respected musician of the Heavy Metal genre Akira Death providing the vocal punch and the swat team costumed Heavy Metal assault this unit needs.

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Death Rabbits to my knowledge is only group to feature their producer as a member of the group. Akira Death provides the group that features Yuzu [12], Emi [11] and Karin [13] that metal edge that the girls lack.

There is times however when his abilities overpowers the more softer Idols and other times when the girls take center. Overall it`s hard to overlook the girls moe charm. Death Rabbits are still a few years away from hitting break point and getting to the next level, however they continue to make steady growth and are on their way to become a top metal idols band i a near future.

Death Rabbits have juste released their first cd on CDJapan!

Dai Ichiji Usagi Taisen / Death Rabbits
Death Rabbits


Source: Pure Idol Heart

Death Rabbits: a new idols group playing Japanese Death Pop

Death Rabbits brand of metal is described as Japanese Death Pop.

From the darkness has been born the cutest Idol Metal group Death Rabbits. Death Rabbits is a special mix as whatever experience and weaknesses the Idols have at this stage is covered by having a respected musician of the Heavy Metal genre Akira Death providing the vocal punch and the swat team costumed Heavy Metal assault this unit needs.

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Death Rabbits to my knowledge is only group to feature their producer as a member of the group. Akira Death provides the group that features Yuzu [12], Emi [11] and Karin [13] that metal edge that the girls lack.

There is times however when his abilities overpowers the more softer Idols and other times when the girls take center. Overall it`s hard to overlook the girls moe charm. Death Rabbits are still a few years away from hitting break point and getting to the next level, however they continue to make steady growth and are on their way to become a top metal idols band i a near future.

Death Rabbits have juste released their first cd on CDJapan!

Dai Ichiji Usagi Taisen / Death Rabbits
Death Rabbits


Source: Pure Idol Heart

Inoue Sonoko: A New Japanese Female Rising Rock Star

Please welcome Inoue Sonoko

Sonoko is a rising star in the music world having released her debut CD in April last year. One listen to this girl born in 1997, will instantly tell you that her mother trained this girl to sing well beyond her years.

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Sonoko got started in music by doing street concerts in elementary school, learning to write songs and play the guitar along the way. In November of her debut year 2013 she landed the main role in the drama ‘Y-O-U Yamabiko Ongaku Dokokai (kari)’. This drama success came as a big surprise to her agency as she didn`t tell them in advance of her plans to audition.

I saw a funny comment in English on one of her videos, were the commenter suggested that she should give it up and be a pop singer as she will never make it .Clearly they knew nothing about Sonoko or the success she has already achieved and it`s a good thing she didn`t become a pop singer.

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Sonoko held her first one-man live in the 6th grade drawing 100 people and within a year she had managed to achieve bigger followings and performing in bigger venues, all through the strengths of her live performances and self-produced CDs.

With her national career still in its early stages, the sky is the limits for this rising star.

Senkou Hanabi / Sonoko Inoue
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Unmeisen Believer / Sonoko Inoue
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Sorairo Blue / Sonoko Inoue
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Source: Pure Idol Heart

Official Website www.inoue-sonoko.com
Twitter:https://twitter.com/inouesonoko

Inoue Sonoko Music Videos



30POSSE: a new rock Idols group is born!

Our friend at Pure Idol Heart has this new rock idols group for us, read what they have in store for us!

30POSSE is an Idol group that I have wanted to write about for some time so tonight is the night.

30POSSE is not an Idol Metal group ,I really wish they would go that direction as they could pull it off ,they are a group that has just enough rock elements in their show to be considered rock Idols ,that middle ground between the traditional Pop Idols and the more extreme Metal Idols.

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It may not seem like it from the first song of the live as that`s really just a warm up of the up-tempo show to come.

They have a live show full of up-tempo catchy shows that you want to clap to or get your towel out and wave. It`s like watching a good movie that builds up to a climax finish.

At 8 min into the live 30POSSE shows just how great and rocking they are.



30POSSE is one of those Idol groups that you don`t want to miss when they roll into town.

30POSSE on the web:

Ayaka https://twitter.com/Ayaka_30posse
Manaka https://twitter.com/Manaka_30posse
Amane https://twitter.com/Amane_30posse
Haruka https://twitter.com/Haruka_30posse

http://www.30posse.com/

NECRONOMIDOL: a new Extreme Metal/Dark Synth Idol group

Here what our good friend at Pure Idol Heart have to say about this news black metal idols group named NECRONOMIDOL, read what they have in box for us!

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NECRONOMIDOL

The other day I had the pleasure of coming across another Idol Metal group and today I shall introduce them to you.

The group is NECRONOMIDOL and as they explained to me ,they are an Extreme Metal/Dark Synth Idol group with future plans of crossing over into some Thrashcore.
From the moment you listen to their song Vulture ,you know that this is a group that is going to take you on an interesting musical journey.

NECRONOMIDOL is also a group that thinks of making their music reach a wider audience by taking advantage of digital sales and the group has made their release open for sale today and you can currently purchase their music here.

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If these early previews and releases is what the future holds for NECRONOMIDOL ,I am pleased to welcome them into the growing Idol Metal family and I am looking forward to what is to come from this group both in their live performances and music releases.

NECRONOMIDOL is one Idol Metal you need to add to your watch list, concert attending list , I know that I have.

Source: Pure Idol Heart

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https://itunes.apple.com/gb/album/yi-gu-meng-chui-xue-single/id882275704
http://www.amazon.com/Vulture/dp/B00KK46YVA

http://necronomidol.com/

https://twitter.com/NECRONOMIDOL [Notice ,they accept and respond to comments in English ,feel free to follow]

Henmi
https://twitter.com/NMsei_grrb

Tachibana
https://twitter.com/neruneruneaaa

Sari
https://twitter.com/sari_mdr

Kakizaki
https://twitter.com/kakizaki_risaki

If you like BABYMETAL… You should like Aldious

Aldious is a female metal band from Osaka (they qualify themselves as “Lady Metal Band”).

The name of the group is a mixture of the words “Ultimate” and “Melodious”, taken from one of their main song of the same name. They are a part of the label Bright Stars Records.

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In June, 2008, Rummy and Yoshi forms the band in Osaka, and began to give concerts around Kansai. The folowwing November, they record two songs for the compilation THE RED HOT BURNING HELL VOL. 16. Toki will join very fast the group after that.

In November 2009, Aldious release maxi single of 4 tracks, “Dear slave”, whom they recorded and distributed them self on CD-R. It was a success and all their copies were sold in metal cd shop.


**Aldious on CD Japan**

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Aldious completed its line-up in early 2010, including in its ranks : Aruto in January and Sawa in March, who had been a member of the band in its early days . At the same time , Aldious opened their own label of female metal, called Bright Stars Records , which became a division of Western Spinning label after the band signed a contract with them in April.

In June 2010, Aldious released their first single “Defended Desire” , which was ranked in 49th on the Oricon weekly chart and staff at the 4th position in the Oricon weekly indie chart.

The single was followed by their first album “Deep Exceed” and the single “Mermaid” in 2011, and finally the album “Determination” in October 2011. They play a style that mixes the speed and power metal with a pop voice.

In June 29, 2012 the singer Rami left the band due to health problems, a new singer named Re:NO joined the band, which is also a model for KERA magazine.
Aldious announced the new single “White Crow” on November 14. Aldious released their third album District Zero, which became their first release to break the top-ten. Its song “Scrash” became the ending theme song for the TBS TV show Ranking Kingdom (ランク王国?) from June to July.

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It was reported that for the album the band intentionally toned down their appearance and aimed for a “pure metal sound”, so as to be recognized for their musicianship rather than being an all-female band. Their fourth single and first double A-side, “Dominator / I Don’t Like Me”, was released on October 9 and is the group’s highest charting, having reached number 12.

So, now Aldious have a CDM named “Other World”. CD+DVD, Including two songs karaoke, all 5 songs. The new album “Dazed and Delight” should be released on june 18, 2014.

Other World / Aldious
Dominator/i Don't Like Me / Aldious

PassCode : your new guilty pleasure band

If you are a BABYMETAL fan, you’ll probably fall in love with this new Japanese band named Passcode.

PassCode is a new metal/rock*j-pop band featuring 4 idols : Kurohara yu-ri, Takashima Kaede, Imada Yuna and Minami Nao. Their first cd is named «PassCode – ALL is Vanity» and sales begin in late May at CD Japan. their is not much info about Passcode right now, but their YouTube Channel PASSCODE0000 has some pretty nice videos.

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Musically PASSCODE mixes Rock, Heavy Metal and Idol elements together, while not to the level of BABYMETAL, PASSCODE style works for them. Strong points for PASSCODE include a unit that is good singers and creative when acting in videos. In short they enjoy using comedy to get across stories. If you like high-energy, rock/metal groups that balances metal and Idol together then PASSCODE should be on your list.


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Source: Pure idol heart

Kamen Rider Girls: similar artists to BABYMETAL

You are looking for band that sound similar to BABYMETAL and dont know where to start? we are here to help you and to make you discover japanes band who mix metal and rock music with japanese idols trend.

Today, we present you Kamen Rider Girls and their sister band Shocker Girls.

Kamen Rider Girls (仮面ライダーGIRLS Kamen Raidā Gāruzu?) is an idol group developed by Avex Trax and Ishimori Productions to commemorate the Kamen Rider Series‘ 40th anniversary in 2011. Each of the group’s current members represent one of the protagonists of the Kamen Rider Series. The group made their premiere at an event featuring members of Columbia Music Entertainment’s Project.R group, the musical collaboration who provides music for the Super Sentai series.

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The group’s debut single was “Koi no Rider Kick” (恋のライダーキック Koi no Raidā Kikku?, “Love’s Rider Kick”), which will be accompanied by the song “Heart no Henshin Belt” (♡(ハート)の変身ベルト Hāto no Henshin Beruto?, “The Heart’s Transformation Belt”). The group’s debut songs were played on the DJ HURRY KENN Ride the Groove Internet radio program, the successor to the Wind Wave radio programs from the Kamen Rider W series.

The Kamen Rider Girls, along with Rider Chips, had done the ending themes for Kamen Rider Wizard.

Shocker Girls: The Kamen Rider Girls became the Shocker Girls (ショッカーGIRLS Shokkā Gāruzu)?) for their single “SSS ~Shock Shocker Shockest~”.

Current Kamen Rider Girls members

Nao Yasuda (安田 奈央 Yasuda Nao?): Kamen Rider Blade (2010-present)
Erica Yoshizumi (吉住 絵里加 Yoshizumi Erika?): Kamen Rider Den-O (2010-present)
Kaori Nagura (名倉 かおり Nagura Kaori?): Kamen Rider Kiva (2010-present)
Hitomi Isaka (井坂 仁美 Isaka Hitomi?): Kamen Rider OOO (2010-present)
Mitsuki Endo (遠藤 三貴 Endō Mitsuki?): Kamen Rider Fourze (2011-present)
Chisato Akita (秋田 知里 Akita Chisato?): Kamen Rider Wizard (2012-present)
Tomomi Jiena Sumi (鷲見 友美 ジェナ Sumi Tomomi Jena?): Kamen Rider Gaim (2013-present)

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Kamen Rider Girls Discography

Singles
“Let’s Go RiderKick 2011” – April 20, 2011
“KAMEN RIDER V3” – August 3, 2011
“Saite” (咲いて?, “Blooming”) – March 14, 2012
“Last Engage” – November 21, 2012
“Just The Beginning” – February 27, 2013
“Go get’em” – May 22, 2013
“SSS ~Shock Shocker Shockest~” – July 24, 2013
“E-X-A (Exciting×Attitude)” – December 25, 2013
Albums
alteration – March 20, 2013
exploded – March 19, 2014