Tag Archives: Japan

Watch a Japanese mascot play blast beats

Posted by on March 6, 2017

If you thought being a Nameless Ghoul in Ghost was a thankless job, try being a Japanese cartoon mascot in a band. This dude (or lady) playing at a mall is crushing it in every way, playing blast beats along to a jaunty flute-led song. Is this the guy from Babymetal playing an off-date? Who […]

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Scene report: Metal in Japan – it’s more than just Babymetal

Posted by on October 30, 2013

Hey awesome Metal Insider readers! I’m Anthony Maisano. Last summer, I was an intern for Metal Insider, and a frequent contributor to the site. Currently, I am studying abroad in Fukuoka, Japan. Like almost every other country in the world, Japan too has its metal scene. I wanted to see if I could find out what […]

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All That Remains Frontman Reports On Japanese Earthquake

Posted by on March 14, 2011

[youtube]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3fdnPWZs5Uo[/youtube] Unless you’ve been literally isolating yourself from any form of media or human interaction, then you’ve already heard about the tsunami that occurred this past weekend in Japan. In addition to all of the lives that have been lost since Friday, the 8.9-magnitude earthquake and subsequent tsunami also caused an explosion at a nuclear […]

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