On Changing Management

Hey guess what. I’m kind of retiring.

First, the important stuff: Longtime contributor and dedicated pal Daemetal will be taking over as boss. Team will remain intact (as far as I know). Lots of cool things are likely to happen in the future.

Less importantly, this is a very literal “kind of” retirement. The Homicidol Maniac persona will be a part of Homicidols Dot Com for as long as it’s around. I like doing this stuff even if I don’t do it as much as I used to, and I feel a dual sense of responsibility and like lifetime ownership. But D’s going to run the show from here

So that’s that. Time for a self-indulgent retrospective!

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That BDS Thing Is Plenty Dramatic, But It’s All Business

I’m just adding this post to update and clarify the situation with Bakuon Dolls Syndrome from the other day:

Per Zac on Facebook, translating the original message:

Report on changing of agencies

At this time, BDS Records has been the recipient of falsehoods and breaches of trust due to Himari’s belonging to AS Project that have damaged our long trust and confidence in Himari.
Also, we reached this point due to indications of AS Project’s concealment of the course of events leading up to Himari joining our agency, as well as evidence of attempts to secretly conduct things without our knowledge.

In response to these moral violations, we hereby announce that we have conveyed to AS Project and the relevant members [the BDS members] that they are banned from using the group name, songs, and related other works.

August 4th, 2016
BDS Records Representative
via
Murakami Hirokazu

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