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X JAPAN: Life Threatening Condition Forces Postponement of Wembley Show

Due to completely unforeseen circumstances, X JAPAN have announced that their show at SSE Arena Wembley, scheduled for March 12, 2016, has now been postponed to March 4, 2017. All tickets sold will remain valid for the rescheduled date. X JAPAN’s guitarist, PATA was admitted to the ICU at a hospital in Tokyo on January… Read more »


X JAPAN: Announce World Premiere Of Documentary Film ‘WE ARE X’ Set For Sundance Film Festival On Saturday, Jan. 23

“Your average Westerner couldn’t name one song, yet they’ve sold 30 million albums, spawned their own subculture and fill the world’s most iconic arenas. Meet X JAPAN: rock’s biggest cult band.”–CLASSIC ROCK (U.K., November 2015) “They have collapsed and been revived, with varying lineups, countless times. In many ways, their unkillable spirit has been the… Read more »


X Japan Raises Over $200,000 for Tsunami Charity; All Shows Sold Out!

X Japan kicked off the first show of their World Tour in a small club called Blue Resistance in Ishinomaki, Miyagi-Prefecture in Japan on November 28th. Ishinomaki was among the most seriously affected areas by the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami. Yoshiki visited Ishinomaki after the Tsunami disaster along with Blue Resistance in September of… Read more »


X Japan Raises Over $200,000 for Tsunami Charity

X Japan, kicked off the first show of their World Tour in a small club called Blue Resistance in Ishinomaki, Miyagi-Prefecture in Japan on November 28th. Ishinomaki was among the most seriously affected areas by the 2011 Tohoku Earthquake and Tsunami. Yoshiki visited Ishinomaki after the Tsunami disaster along with Blue Resistance in September of… Read more »


X Japan’s YOSHIKI Unveils His Madame Tussaud’s Wax Figure

Yoshiki, leader of legendary visual rock band X Japan, attended the unveiling ceremony of his wax figure in Madame Tussauds Hong Kong earlier this week. Astonished by the striking resemblance and lifelikeness of his wax figure which is being shown in Hong Kong for a limited time only, Yoshiki couldn’t help asking himself, “Am I… Read more »


X Japan Wins Golden Gods Award as Best Int’l Band

X Japan took home the award for Best International Band Wednesday night at the fourth annual Revolver Golden Gods Awards held at the Nokia Theatre in downtown Los Angeles.  With the members of Anthrax presenting the award, X Japan triumphed over internationally-acclaimed Rammstein (Germany), Lacuna Coil (Italy), Sepultura (Brazil), Behemoth (Poland), and Meshuggah (Sweden).  X… Read more »


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