Tag Archives: Babymetal

Galaxonbury

Last weekend three acts I’d dearly love to see live were playing Glastonbury Festival: Vodun, The Lounge Kittens, and Babymetal… though there was never any chance of me actually attending the event, because I hate the outdoors, and “roughing it” … Continue reading

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Yui, Adieu

Suspicions were raised when the video for Babymetal’s new single “Distortion” was released in May without a proper shot of the band members in it, and all but confirmed by her absence from the American and European festival tours, but … Continue reading

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Metal With A Silent “T”

On Tuesday night, Babymetal made their American televisual debut via the Late Show with Stephen Colbert… and judging by the loud cheers and applause that greeted every mention of their name, I think it’s fair to say that there were … Continue reading

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Happy Fox Day!

April 1st (aka “April Fool’s Day”) has always been a tiresome prank-filled nuisance in the past, but now Babymetal have blessed the day with more positive and adorable associations, by choosing it as the date for the simultaneous world-wide release* … Continue reading

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Fox On, Fox Off

The much-anticipated music video for Babymetal‘s new single “Karate” has finally been released… and it’s pretty awesome actually, in a live-action-Anime kinda-way! Not quite as cute/crazy as their earlier promos, but the more serious and sparse badassery is in-keeping with the … Continue reading

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Metal Resistease

Item: Babymetal (or rather, the shadowy svengalis who control them) have released a short teaser trailer for their upcoming album Metal Resistance, featuring a snippet of lead single “Karate” which is now available via various virtual vendors… though sadly not Amazon … Continue reading

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Super (Kawaii) Troupers

Last month got off to a rather miserable start, with Mercury retrograde (it’s an astrology thing… don’t ask), and cold/wet weather wearing away my post-Xmas buzz, leaving me with a sniffly nose, sore throat, and bunged-up ears. Meh! To cheer … Continue reading

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