Normie, riaruju, whatever you call 'em, as soon as they find out your passion for non-local music they assume it's a phase and you'll grow out of it. My Chemical Romance, DIR EN GREY, same thing. It's kid stuff and you'll grow out of it. Screw that, we're here today, years after our first discovery.
Look forward to a discussion on why Mazo thinks that visual kei is a turn off when a band makes the journey west. Also, listen to the opinions of some visual kei fans we have on our staff who think Mazo is a "dumb dumb" for saying so.
This time we got some funky fresh DADAROMA news with some Yoshiki and Morrigan. Expect to hear all about DADAROMA and everything that has happened with them in the month of July. We also touch on the topic “the curse of European tours”—why bands disband right after finishing a Europe tour.
This month we got a ton of stuff on Mana-sama. He's doing a lot and we're all over it. Don't fret, there are other stories in the news that we will ruin for you. We have a little bit of HYDE and a side of the GazettE. Don't forget the smaller stories, we didn't.