D.I.D. has announced indefinite hiatus

D.I.D. has announced indefinite hiatus

We have to announce very important message from D.I.D. (Until the Day i Die) members. Band members made a formal address in the form of a message in their official site on 03.06.2014 to all their fans. “We, D.I.D., have an important announcement to our fans. We have been notified by Akane’s family that he has been hospitalized since early May due to severe bipolar disorder and schizophrenia. We have been receiving news of his…

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On Focus: MUCC

On Focus: MUCC

MUCC (ムック) is a Japanese visual kei rock band formed on May 4th, 1997 in Mito, Ibaraki Prefecture, Japan. The band’s name, decided upon by guitarist Miya, was originally the name of a character from the Japanese children’s program ”Ponkickies.” The band is also known as “six-nine” from a play on words, since six-nine can be pronounced “muku” (六九) in Japanese. The original member line-up was Tatsuro on vocals, Miya on guitar, HIRO on bass,…

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World Figure Skating Championship 2014 ending

World Figure Skating Championship 2014 ending

World Figure Skating Championship ended before a couple days with great results. Yuzuru Hanyu brightened all this season as he won his second gold medal. Hanyu became the second figure skater after Alexei Yagudin winning Olympic and World titles in one season. He stood in the first place with 282.59 points, ahead of compatriot Tatsuki Machida, ahead of him by 33 hundredths. And third place went to Javier Fernandez. Young Russian Maxim Kovtun was fourth,…

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World Figure Skating Championships 2014 in Saitama, Japan

World Figure Skating Championships 2014 in Saitama, Japan

177 athletes from 38 countries are participating now in the World Figure Skating Championships this year. It started from 24 March and will continue to 30 March. Japan is host of the World Figure Skating Championships for the fifth time in the history. The place of the championship is Saitama Super Arena, which is able to accommodate 37 000 spectators. The gold medalist and favorite from Sochi, Yuzuru Hanyu was third after falling during his…

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Olympic Games ended successfully for Japan!

Olympic Games ended successfully for Japan!

On 23.02.2014 was the official closing ceremony of the Winter Olympic Games in Sochi. Shiny and lush, closing ceremony were held on purpose-built sports stadium forum “Fisht”, on which the procession passed and all the athletes in the Olympiad. Japanese delegation which participated in the Olympic Games in Sochi returned on the morning of the 25th. Тhey arrived at Narita Airport and received a warm welcome from many fans. Earned medals for Japan are 8:…

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Tanaka Masahiro joined NY Yankees

Tanaka Masahiro joined NY Yankees

Tanaka Masahiro put a dark gray t-shirt and blue shorts for a NY Yankees for his first training. 25 year old right-hander agreed to play for NY Yankees for $155 million and seven year contract on 22nd January. On Saturday (25th), on the first day of workouts for Yankees, Tanaka threw 32 pitches to catcher Francisco Cervelli in a bullpen session. He played long toss with Kuroda Hiroki, threw his bullpen session, participated in pitchers’…

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Japanese presence at the Olympic Games in Sochi

Japanese presence at the Olympic Games in Sochi

Оn 07th February 2014 were officially opened XXII Winter Olympic Games in Sochi with a amazing ceremony. The beautiful show was filled with many light effects and fireworks. It continueed 2 hours and 40 minutes and had been seen by over 3 billion people all over the world.Olympic torch was lit by three times Olympic champion in figure skating Irina Rodnina and four-time Olympic champion on ice hockey Vladislav Tretiak. It involved a total of…

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MUCC will release new album

It was announced that MUCC are going to release new album. But for now the only one detail we know is that the album will be released in June this year! We will write new details when such are available! While waiting check the official video announcement from the band regarding upcoming live shows! [youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=nm5xGKH5t_c]

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