I spent most of the week in Las Vegas, so I apologize for the lack of content. I was distracted. I regret nothing.
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Yurapico released a new song. It’s composed by yossy, the producer behind Chemical X and author of BURST GIRL, Malcolm Mask McLaren and Candye♡Syrup tunes.
You can also pre-order Yurapico’s upcoming album from our friends at Chaotic Harmony.
We're offering pre-orders for Yura Pico's new album, YuraSmile! Each pre-order includes a CD and a cheki, both signed and personalized with your name. Pre-orders will end on June 22, 2023. Orders will ship approximately July 5, 2023.
— Chaotic Harmony Imports & Events (@cha0ticharmony) June 15, 2023
MAD JAMIE is heading to Sweden for their first overseas live.
👑 It is with pride that we are able to present @akubi_k_mdjm as a special, musical guest at NärCon Sommar 2023!
Kanjōsen Akubi from MAD JAMIE, punk rock idol based in Tokyo, Japan, debuted in 2021 and will deliver a high energy live performance.
❤️🔥 “ARE YOU FUCKING READY?” ❤️🔥 pic.twitter.com/BZJzeChUvh
— NärCon (@narcon) June 15, 2023
Speaking of touring overseas, Thailand’s AKIRA KURØ released a lyric MV for their new single as they prepare to travel to Japan for several performances.
first selection are less than a year old and generating considerable buzz.
INUWASI are still fantastic.
The title of the new song by Mercuro translates as something like, “Committee on Sex and Juvenile Development.”
This Quubi band set looks like an amazing show.
may in film channel some 90s rock with “Fanfare.”
The new release from Seireki13ya is available on streaming.
本日6/14(水)発売 星歴13夜7th Single｢くちぶえ｣が全世界主要配信&定額制音楽配信サイト(サブスクリプション)にて順次配信開始💫
— 星歴13夜 (@seireki13ya) June 13, 2023
Here’s KiSS KiSS with their song, “KiSS KiSS KiSS” off of their first album, FiRST ALBUM. I watched it all the way through so you have to as well. bracket is responsible for bringing it to our attention via the Homicidols Discord server.
mistress gives us PV to support their new single.
I love everything about the new I to U $creaming single, including the album art.
Here’s NO❤︎AF. Support ska idols!
Zetsubou no Pomeranian gets cute.
Usagi no Mimic!! are so sweet they’ll give you kawaiiabetes.
Minna no Kodomochan are crowdfunding to produce a concert video of their one-man live in August.
— しなもん 👁 ∽ 👁 (@kodomochan_47) June 15, 2023
Over on the the Homicidols Discord server. Bob is Random introduced us to the new fairly tale gothic unit, YAMIKUMO, who just held their debut live yesterday.
From newly minted to seasoned veterans of gothic lolita idol, here’s UNDERBEASTY.
As POPPiNG EMO ends their current system in early July, Emotiona Ru Ruka will graduate from the group while King Yuria will join, moving over from NOW DRAMATiC.
POPPiNG EMO 新体制始動にあたり、
— POPPiNG EMO(ポッピングエモ) (@popping_emo) June 15, 2023
Noriko Rukawa of THE ORCHESTRA TOKYO will have surgery to remove a vocal chord polyp on July 8th. She will be out for three-to-four weeks after for recovery.
— 𝗧𝗛𝗘 𝗢𝗥𝗖𝗛𝗘𝗦𝗧𝗥𝗔 𝗧𝗢𝗞𝗬𝗢 -official- (@OrchestraTokyo) June 12, 2023
innes is disbanding August 6th.
— innes (@InnesOfficial) June 15, 2023
Emma will suspend activities with LYSM and says she would like to return.
— LYSM (リズム)@10/19新宿BLAZE (@LYSMLYSMLYSM) June 12, 2023
Juri Momobami has been released from Saihate no Hairaito.
— 最果てのハイライト (@saihate_idol) June 13, 2023
Hina Jino will be leaving Planet after the rain after her birthday live on July 8th.
8bitBRAIN will be taking a break from lives after Anzu Manji 100% came down with COVID, however… (to be continued in Oshifound Corner)
— 8bitBRAIN(#ハチブレ) (@8bitBRAIN_info) June 13, 2023
Sari Merone will be returning from hiatus and rejoining 8bitBRAIN in August.
8bitBRAIN 9thDIVE ~time of victory ~
— 8bitBRAIN(#ハチブレ) (@8bitBRAIN_info) June 15, 2023
First Summer Uika (ex. BILLIE IDLE® and OG BiS) has been cast as a character in Like a Dragon 7 Gaiden: The Man Who Erased His Name.
— ファーストサマーウイカ (@FirstSummerUika) June 16, 2023
MiRA (ex. LiLiHoLi) released the first single and MV from her solo project, White Fennec.
Gordon, the band project of Con (ex. Yukueshirezutsurezure) released their latest MV.